Calendar of Events

August 3, 2017

Wander Lost Tour

Follow Kelty + GearJunkie as they head out on the road for the ultimate summer of van life! Getting lost in the right direction is what it’s all about. The night includes an exclusive GearJunkie #VanLife presentation, a Kelty giveaway raffle, and discounts on all in-store Kelty gear. Come hang out, meet the Kelty “Wander Lost” crew, and discover how you can live the #VanLife. #builttowander #AdventureIsLocal This FREE EVENT is open to the public. Well-behaved pets and kids with owner on leash are welcome to attend....  Read more »

When:
Aug-03 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Where:
Outdoor Gear Exchange
Phone:
802 860 0910
Address:
Google Map
37 Church Street, Burlington, VT, 05401, United States

July 24, 2017

Backcountry Cooking Clinic

Sick of eating trail mix and freeze-dried food on the trail? Come learn how to get creative with cooking in the backcountry! We'll cover what gear you need, delicious camp stove-friendly recipes, and ways to lighten your load by cross-utilizing ingredients. Keep your pack light and your stomach full! We'll be focusing on how to make calzones at this clinic, including how to make your own dough and tomato sauce, spices and all! We hope to see you there!...  Read more »

When:
Jul-24 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Where:
Outdoor Gear Exchange
Phone:
802-860-0190
Address:
37 Church Street, Burlington, VT, 05401, United States
Tickets:
Free

July 21, 2017 – July 23, 2017

VMBA’s Vermont Mountain Bike Festival

The Vermont Mountain Bike Festival is hands down the best festival value every year. Not only is a full weekend of riding and camping only $99, but it's organic and developed through the local VMBA chapter. It's professionally done, but not so polished that you miss the authentic local riding feel. VMBA and Mad River Riders are personally welcoming you to the Valley....taking you on our favorite routes, inviting awesome food and vendors, sharing some local music, clinics, shred films and games. Full weekend registrations include the Saturday Night BBQ, T-shirt, guided rides, over 60 vendors and DH discounts. Oh, and don't forget about all of this, too: Free Onsite...  Read more »

Start:
Jul-21
End:
Jul-23
Where:
Sugarbush Mt Ellen Resort
Address:
Google Map
626 Mt Ellen Road, Waitsfield, VT, 05673, United States

July 10, 2017

Clinic Round Robin

Get yo' learn on with us at the Clinic Round Robin! Each clinic will be one-hour long and two will happen simultaneously, so pick and choose which you'd like to go to! The clinics are as follows: - Bikepacking: 7:00pm - 8:00pm in the bike section (basement) - Gym-to-Crag Climbing: 7:00pm - 8:00pm in the climbing section (upstairs) - Thru-hiking the Long Trail: 8:00pm - 9:00pm in the camping section (upstairs) - Overnight Paddling Trips: 8:00pm - 9:00pm in the paddling section (basement) Each clinic will focus on what gear you need, how to use it most efficiently, and the...  Read more »

When:
Jul-10 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Where:
Outdoor Gear Exchange
Phone:
802 860 0910
Address:
Google Map
37 Church Street, Burlington, VT, 05401, United States
Tickets:
Free

June 29, 2017

Eddy Merckx Bike Night

The folks from Eddy Merckx Cycles are coming to town for a night of fun! Meet at OGE at 5:30pm for an opportunity to demo a few of Merckx's sweet bikes. Once 6:30pm rolls around and the demos are back, we'll head out on a 17 mile group ride along the Burlington bikepath and Malletts Bay! We'll end the ride at one of Burlington's many breweries for sunset drinks! Please bring your own bike for the group ride, a helmet, water, and bike lights. We can't wait to ride with you!...  Read more »

When:
Jun-29 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Where:
Outdoor Gear Exchange
Phone:
802 860 0910
Address:
Google Map
37 Church Street, Burlington, VT, 05401, United States
Tickets:
Free

June 24, 2017

Yeti Cycles Demo

The almighty Yeti Cycles Demo Trailer will be in town on June 24th. We’re going to take full advantage of the situation and make sure you can get out to try as many bikes as you want! Yeti will be bring 30+ bikes, we’ll bring a grill, food, beverages, and our OGE Yeti demo fleet. All you have to do is show up....  Read more »

When:
Jun-24 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Where:
Cochran's Ski Area
Address:
Google Map
910 Cochran Road, Richmond, VT, 05477, United States
Tickets:
Free

June 22, 2017

Long Trail Guide Release Party

OGE is lucky enough to host launch party for the new Long Trail Guide with the Green Mountain Club! You'll have the opportunity to share your favorite Long Trail story and listen to others, all while enjoying a cold beverage! We hope to see you there!...  Read more »

When:
Jun-22 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Where:
Outdoor Gear Exchange
Phone:
802 860 0910
Address:
Google Map
37 Church Street, Burlington, VT, 05401, United States
Tickets:
Free

June 20, 2017

Red Paddle Co Stand Up Paddleboard Demo Tour

  Join us for an evening paddle on wonderful Lake Champlain! Red Paddle Co will be hanging with us down at Leddy Park with their full SUP fleet. Come enjoy the whole range of the world's leading Inflatable Stand Up Paddleboards. Get the chance to learn to SUP, get some hints and tips, and enjoy the sunshine! We hope to see you for a great evening of paddling with the whole family! Get ready to feel elated on SUPs that are inflated! Please RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/red-paddle-co-demo-tour-outdoor-gear-exchange-tickets-33381766763...  Read more »

When:
Jun-20 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Where:
Leddy Park
Address:
216 Leddy Park Road, Burlington, VT, 05408, United States
Tickets:
Free

June 16, 2017 – June 18, 2017

NEMBAfest

NEMBAfest, Powered by Pedro’s, is produced by the New England Mountain Bike Association (NEMBA) and the Kingdom Trails Association in collaboration with the Wildflower Inn and the Burke Chamber of Commerce. It’s a celebration of summer and ALL THINGS mountain biking! Experience over 100 miles of unique trails and terrain that makes Kingdom Trails. Enjoy a fun-filled, family-friendly weekend of riding, camping, demo-ing the latest mountain bikes, checking out all the gadgets and gear, rockin’ to great music, and enjoying yummy local food & drink in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom! OGE will have our full demo fleet of mountain bikes there for you to try for FREE! We...  Read more »

Start:
Jun-16
End:
Jun-18
Where:
Kingdom Trails
Address:
Google Map
2059 Darling Hill Road, Lyndonville, VT, 05851, United States

June 13, 2017

Pivot Cycles Demo

The good folks at Pivot Cycles are bringing their demo truck to town. Swing by Cochran's Ski Area and try some new bikes, enjoy some grilled food, and wash it all down with a cold beverage. See you there!...  Read more »

When:
Jun-13 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Where:
Cochran's Ski Area
Address:
Google Map
910 Cochran Road, Richmond, VT, 05477, United States
Tickets:
Free