Upcoming Events

  • Wisconsin River Kayak & Camp
    Jun 12, 9:00 AM – Jun 14, 4:00 PM
    True North Expeditions, Inc., Wisconsin River, Wisconsin, USA
    Paddling is the ultimate way to experience nature through our waterways.  Travel with us as we spend 3 days paddling and 2 nights camping on the Wisconsin River. Photo Credit: Laura Lefurgey-Smith via Unsplash
  • Turtle-Flambeau Scenic Waters Kayak & Camp
    Jun 17, 7:00 AM – Jun 20, 5:00 PM
    Iron County, Turtle-Flambeau Flowage, Wisconsin, USA
    Kayaking and camping...a perfect way to spend an extended weekend in the summer! Grab your gear and your yak and hit the water with us on this 3 night, 4-day base camp style paddle event.
  • Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA)
    Aug 12, 5:00 AM – Aug 17, 9:00 AM
    Ely, Ely, MN 55731, USA
    Let True North Expeditions take on the daunting task of planning a canoeing trip to the pristine lakes of the Boundary Waters Wilderness for you.
  • Isle Royale Backpacking Trip
    Aug 20, 5:00 AM – Aug 27, 7:00 AM
    Isle Royale, Isle Royale, Michigan, USA
    Join us as we travel to Isle Royale for 5 days of backpacking on this crown jewel of the Midwest that is only accessible by boat or seaplane.
  •  Beginners Backpacking Bootcamp - Lower Michigan
    Sep 10, 5:00 PM – Sep 12, 3:00 PM
    Seaton Creek Campground, Mesick, MI 49668, USA
    Have you ever wanted to backpack but weren't sure how to get started? This course is designed for anyone new to backpacking or anyone wanting to get out and explore in a social setting. Our goal is to ensure you gain the knowledge and confidence you need to backpack on your own or with a group.
  • Intro to Hiking & Backpacking-Lower Michigan
    Sep 10, 5:00 PM – Sep 11, 5:00 PM
    Seaton Creek Campground, Mesick, MI 49668, USA
    Maybe you have been wanting to get outside and explore your local trails, or maybe you dream a little bigger and have your heart set on a section hike or through-hiking a long trail such as the AT, CDT, or PCT. Either way, you have come to the right spot!
  • Yoga Retreat
    Sep 17, 3:00 PM CDT – Sep 19, 3:00 PM CDT
    Georgetown, 20301 900 North Rd, Georgetown, IL 61846, USA
    Learn the fundamentals of yoga and meditation in this weekend retreat and leave with the knowledge you need to begin your meditation and yoga practice or reinvigorate your lost love of these mindful practices while getting a dose of beautiful Forest Glen.
  • Fall Colors in the Red-Backpacking, Rock Climbing, Yoga, Kayaking
    Sep 23, 5:00 AM CDT – Sep 27, 9:00 PM CDT
    Slade, Slade, KY 40376, USA
    Are you ready to experience fall in the Red River Gorge? We are! Lets explore the sandstone ridgelines, lush forest floors, towering rock faces, while the colors are changing.
  •  Beginners Backpacking Bootcamp - Missouri
    Oct 08, 5:00 PM – Oct 10, 3:00 PM
    Meramec State Park, Meramec State Park, Sullivan, MO 63080, USA
    Have you ever wanted to backpack but weren't sure how to get started? This course is designed for anyone new to backpacking or anyone wanting to get out and explore in a social setting. Our goal is to ensure you gain the knowledge and confidence you need to backpack on your own or with a group.
  • Appalachian Trail Section Hike (Section 2)-The Next 53
    Oct 19, 5:00 AM – Oct 25, 9:00 AM
    Appalachian Mountains, Appalachian Mountains
    Maybe you have read the book or seen the movie "A Walk in the Woods". Here is your chance to take a multiple-day hike on the AT! Join us as we take on another 50+ miles section of the AT, starting at Unicoi Gap, heading north.
  • Advanced Backpacking Bootcamp-Indiana
    Nov 12, 5:00 PM – Nov 14, 3:00 PM
    Morgan Monroe State Forest, Morgan Monroe State Forest, Washington Township, IN 46151, USA
    Do you want to expand your skills and gain confidence on the trail? This course is designed for backpackers that want to increase their comfort level in a backcountry setting. Our goal is to ensure you gain the knowledge and confidence you need to safely plan and execute a multi-day trip.
  • Beartooth Mountains 5 Day Backpacking Trip
    Jul 27, 7:00 AM – Aug 03, 5:00 AM
    Beartooth Mountains, Beartooth Mountains, Montana 59020, USA
    If you are looking for a remote, off the beaten path trip, then search no more. Over the course of 5 days, we will be exploring the Beartooth Mountains in Montana. This is one of the most remote trips we have planned so far.

Past Events

Our past events include:

  • Beginners Backpacking Bootcamp-Forest Glen, IL/Bell Mtn, MO/Ice Age Trail, WI

  • Advanced Backpacking Bootcamp-Manistee National Forest, MI/Bell Mtn, MO

  • Appalachian Trail Section Hike-(3 days)-Virginia Triple Crown

  • Appalachian Trail Section Hike-(4 days-50+ miles)-Virginia, Shenandoah National Park

  • Appalachian Trail Section Hike-(5 days-52 miles)-Georgia, Springer Mtn to Unicoi Gap

  • Winter Camp and Hike-Devil's Lake, WI

  • Superior Hiking Trail Section Hike (3 days-20 miles)-MN

  • Porcu pine Mountain Backpacking Trip (3 days-20+ miles)-MI

  • Harvest Moon Fest, Baraboo Bluffs, WI

  • Yoga Retreat-Wyalusing State Park, Bagely, WI

  • Red River Gorge Backpacking/Kayak Tour, KY (2018, 2019, 2020)

  • BWCA-Ely, MN 2020