BOAT trip pages
While there are common threads to all of our trips, some are unique. General trip information below will give you the nitty-gritty that applies to all our trips (like what we eat, what it’s like out there, where we go, and similar). Specific Trip Information covers anything unique to your trip.
General Trip Information
Specific Trip Information
Most of our 2023 trips are in “development mode” right now – you know who you are! As trips finalize, you’ll see more details on this page.
Michigan Ice Fest
Pending for 2023
Save the dates February 8 – 12
- Use the basecamping gear list
- Pack for both long, cold days outside AND a cozy lodge
- Ride is 6-7 hours, starting at the Detroit Exploration & Nature Center
- Must register for Ice Fest separately. Detroit Outdoors can provide you a discount coupon.
Academy of the Americas
- Use the backpacking gear list
- Waivers are required. The BOAT health form is not, you are traveling under the schools authority.