schedule & details of free activities

Plan your day at Venture Out Fest
The North Face
9am - 5pm | Resort Wide

Explore The North Face Expedition Tent, kick back at the North Face Lounge in between laps, go on free guided activities with The North Face Athletes Kit Deslauriers and Caite Zeliff, stop by the Grand Opening of The North Face store, & more.


Concert, bonfire, & Firework display
4pm | Winter Park Base

Enjoy music by Pandas & People and cozy up to the fire or show off your best ski boot dance moves, starting at 4pm followed by a firework display.
Free SnoGo, Snowshoe, & uphill Tours
9am - 1:30pm | Gemini LiftJoin the Winter Park Guides for free SnoGo Snow Bike Tours, Snowshoe, and Uphill Tours during Venture Out Fest. Space is limited, first come first served.
Meeting Location:
Gemini Express

Start Times:
Session 1: 10am
Session 2: 1:30pm
Meeting Location:
Gemini Express

Start Times:
Session 1: 9am
Session 2: 11am
Session 3: 1:30pm
Start Times:
9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm

Meeting Location:
North Face Tent located at the Venture Out Fest Basecamp

Enjoy an hour of guided skiing and riding with one of our expert Winter Park Ski & Ride Guides and a North Face Athlete. Skip the lines and discover new parts of the mountain with your guide. Limit 6 per group. First come, first serve.

North Face Athletes
Kit Deslauriers, the first person to ski 7 summits and the first woman to ski Mount Everest. Join her at 10am for a free uphill tour.

Caite Zeliff, 2 time "Queen of Corbet's Couloir" winner and Freeskier. Join her at 9am and 11am for free guided Ski and Ride sessions.

Start Time:
10am

Meeting Location & Info:
Meet at the Gemini Express for a morning uphill with North Face athlete Kit Deslauriers, the first person to ski 7 summits and the first woman to ski Mount Everest. Participants must have their own uphill touring gear to participate in the tour.

New to uphilling? Stop by the Guides tent to check out the equipment, ask questions, and learn more about this unique new way of navigating the mountain!

Venture Out Fest Basecamp
9am - 4pm | Winter park base area

Ski and Ride Demos
Explore the vendor village in between laps to demo the latest ski and ride gear from:
Weston, Rocky Mountain Underground, Romp Skis, Never Summer, Rossignol, Meier Skis, and Burton.

pups + Meet and greet
9am - 4pm | Winter Park Base

Grand County Search & Rescue
Meet the SAR team and demo the gear they use to assist distressed adventures in our local community.

Winter Park Ski Patrol Dog Team Meet-and-Greet
Meet the Winter Park Patrol Pups from 1 - 2pm and learn how they help Patrol Teams throughout their day-to-day work.

Snow Mountain Ranch Sled Dogs
Meet the pups and their handlers from 2:30 - 4pm to learn what it takes to train their dog team.

Parry'S Parade
2:45 - 4:30pm | Sorensen Park


Children welcome! Join Parry the Snow Safety Pup at Sorensen Park for a parade through the Winter Park Village.

The North Face

Activities & Film Screening
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Kit Deslauriers

Join Kit as she leads a free guided uphill tour at 10am at the Adventure and Supply Co. Tent by the Gemini lift. Must bring your own gear. First come, first serve.

Kit was the first person to ski 7 Summits, the first woman to ski Mt. Everest, was the 2015 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year, and was inducted into the US ski & Snowboard Hall of fame in 2019.

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Caite Zeliff

Join Caite for a free Guided Ski and Ride session at 9am and 11am at the The North Face Tent located at the Venture Out Fest Basecamp.

From Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Caite is a 2 time "Queen of Corbet's Couloir" winner.
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Film Screenings of The Approach & Ascend

Join us at Doc’s Roadhouse between 3pm – 5pm for a FREE screening of these The North Face films, highlighting experiences that connect us, inspire us, and move the world forward.

The North Face Outposts

Stop by these locations for a chance to win a gear kit valued at $2,000
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The North Face Store

Pick up a free co-branded Winter Park & The North Face mug and win prizes at The North Face store located in the Village. Use your co-branded mug to receive a $5 Snuggler at Doc’s Roadhouse.

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The North Face Basecamp Expedition Tent

The North Face Basecamp Expedition Tent will be at the top of the Gondola set with Parry’s Peak in the background and the iconic Conrad Anker Pirate Flag. Experience what mountaineers use to get them through an expedition and sampled food provided by Executive Chef of The Kitchen, Kyle Mendenhall.

The North Face Lounge The North Face Lounge
The North Face Basecamp Lounge

Relax by the fire between laps. Check in here for free Ski & Ride Guides with athletes from The North Face.