Special Events

Gear Swap

Searching for outdoor gear? IUOA’s annual Gear Swap is a way to trade, buy, and sell new and used gear. From sleeping bags, climbing shoes, and backpacks, to kayaks, snowshoes, and outdoor apparel, this event is a great way to outfit yourself for the next adventure at a fraction of the cost. Held the second Saturday in December, entry is free for all attendees. If you have gear you want to sell, please contact IUOA for more details.

Banff Mountain Film Festival

April 1–2, 2023
Buskirk-Chumley Theater

Each spring, IU Outdoor Adventures brings the Banff Mountain Film Festival to the Buskirk-Chumley Theater in Bloomington as a part of the festival’s World Tour. As one of the largest adventure film festivals in the world, the festival features films celebrating adventure, exploration, and the great outdoors.

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