Where We’ll be in 2019

From rock climbing festivals to film tours and gear demos, MSR-supported events are a place to connect more deeply with the outdoor community. Whether you come to try new gear, celebrate our culture, or gain new skills, you’ll meet likeminded individuals—gearheads, athletes and experts—who share your passion for adventure. So join us and get inspired to tackle a new objective or take your first steps into the unknown.

Backpacker’s Get Out More Tour

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Stopping at 45 retailers and 8 festivals across the U.S., the tour is one of the most developed mobile education tours in the country, bringing deep outdoor adventure expertise to life. Backpacker Magazine’s renowned brand ambassador, Randy Propster, travels the nation to inspire consumers and outdoor enthusiasts to get out more.

View the 2019 schedule here

AAC’s Craggin’ Classics

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Uniting climbers around the campfire at world-class destinations, these special 3-day events celebrate all things climbing. From learning new skills and techniques, to sharing stories, sharing the rope and inspiring one another; from drinking beers and howling at the moon, to giving back and caring for our local crags, these events are the real deal: Climbing events for climbers, by climbers. Find our booth at the following events:

09/13-9/15 Smith Rock, OR
09/20-9/22 New River Gorge, WV
09/27-9/29 Rumney, NH
11/1-11/3 Bishop, CA

View the full Craggin’ Classics 2019 schedule here

Outdoor Retailer


Outdoor Retailer is the world’s leading business-to-business outdoor sports show where industry brands, retailers, reps, suppliers and leaders gather to showcase the largest collection of innovative and unique gear, apparel, hard goods, footwear and accessories.

06/18-6/20 Denver, CO

Utah Avalanche Center 2019 Fall Fundraiser

Utah Avalanche Center Fundraiser

“The World’s Biggest Backcountry Party” supports the Utah Avalanche Center, the central resource in Utah for avalanche information, serving all forms of winter backcountry users and working closely with local and national media. Through its educational workshops, the center promotes avalanche awareness and safety, ensuring that backcountry travelers have the tools they need to stay safe while recreating in winter terrain.

Sept ’19 Salt Lake City, UT

Northwest Snow and Avalanche Workshop (NSAW)

NSAW covers topics on recent scientific research, technical innovations, avalanche safety, and mountain experience. Talks will range from scholarly research to every day application; all attendees, regardless of experience, will walk away with new  tools for the backcountry.

NSAW is an opportunity to hear from leading avalanche practitioners and take the next step in your backcountry education.

Oct ’19 Seattle

Arc’teryx Backcountry Academy

02/7-2/10/19 Jackson Hole, WY