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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




Screen Shot Waiver

required for all participants

Screen Shot Health Form

only required for some trips

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.

Detroit Outdoors is a major partner of ours. With their coalition, we've supported camping trips, multi-day outings, trainings, and other experiences.

Michigan Ice Fest

Pending for 2023

Save the dates February 8 – 12

Lodge Based

  • 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

Dates Pending

Activity Pending

  • Use the backpacking gear list
  • Waivers are required. The BOAT health form is not, you are traveling under the schools authority.