Exploration Film Tour Celebrates the Spirit of Adventure

Posted by: Kim Freitas on Aug 22, 2014

The first annual NOLS Exploration Film Tour features two and a half hours of exciting short films based on themes of wonder, discovery, curiosity, and the timelessness of the wilderness experience.

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For one night, come celebrate the wonder of the outdoors through film. NOLS believes these films will inspire viewers to get outside and have their own adventures.

The event will include the following films:

  • World Beyond Worlds
  • To the East
  • Golden Ears
  • An American Ascent
  • Wild New Brave
  • Everyday
  • Prevail
  • Maiden Light
  • Mayanmar

The doors for each event will open at 6:15 p.m., with films starting at 6:45 p.m. There will be a 15-minute intermission, with each event ending at 9 p.m.

Click on the locations below to register for the free event nearest you, as space is limited.

Sept. 5,2014: Fairbanks, Alaska

Sept. 11, 2014: Anchorage, Alaska

Sept. 14, 2014: Bellingham, Washington

Sept. 20, 2014: Olympia, Washington

Oct. 9, 2014: Birmingham, Alabama

Oct. 12, 2014: Atlanta, Georgia

Oct. 18, 2014: Cookeville, Tennessee

Oct. 19, 2014: Greensboro, North Carolina

Come view these films with fellow and aspiring outdoors people and walk away with door prizes—including a chance to win a free NOLS course!

Don’t see an event in your area? Click here to suggest locations for next year’s NOLS Exploration Film Tour!

Kim is a Wind River Wilderness and Wilderness First Responder graduate who works as the NOLS Writer and PR Specialist. She enjoys vegetarian cooking, warm yoga, and drinking lots of coffee!