Sponsors


We are grateful to the following expedition sponsors.  These companies have given generously to the Expedition to help make it successful. Please take a moment to visit their sites – They are all great companies with great products.

  

Polartec is the outdoor industry leader in waterproof breathable fabrics, as well as thermal insulation.  Be sure to check out their website to learn about NeoShell, the revolutionary new fabric that keeps you dry without overheating.


Camera Sponsors of Expedition 2012. GoPro is providing us with its rugged, HD video cameras so that we can capture the adventure from all angles.

Alternative power provider of Expedition 2012. Goal Zero makes portable solar charging equipment that we will use to keep our cameras going throughout the trip.



Fox River is the official sock provider of Expedition 2012. They make outstanding wool and synthetic socks that will keep our feet comfortable throughout the trip. Try a pair for yourself!

Best Made is providing Expedition 2012 with custom made Hudson Bay axes. These axes are beautiful, traditional, and totally sweet!

The official stove sponsor of Expedition 2012, Primus has been supplying the adventure world with packable lightweight stoves since 1892.  They are supplying ultralight and dual burner stoves for our varied cooking needs.


Pelican is providing Expedition 2012 with rugged, waterproof cases for our tech equipment. We are so lucky to have Pelican keeping our cameras safe and dry, 

Musical Sponsor of Expedition 2012. DL Steel built us a custom lap steel guitar to take on the trip. It's a beautiful instrument and is sure to keep our spirits high as we sing around the campfire.

Website provider for Expedition 2012. Apostrophe Now has allowed us to build this impressive new website. Try it for your next website!




 

Kogeto provided Expedition 2012 with their "dot" iPhone camera adapter. This innovative product lets you capture 360 degree panoramic video.




Bumble Bar is providing Expedition 2012 with delicious, organic, natural, energy bars for our trip. These bars will give us the afternoon energy boost that we need to keep paddling


Cheese sponsors of Expedition 2012. Cabot makes some of the most delicious cheeses you can find. Try them for yourself.



 

Bacon Sponsor of Expedition 2012. We'll be taking Dakin Farm's traditional cob smoked bacon with us on our adventure. It would be hard to wake up to anything better.


 


Cheese sponsors of Expedition 2012. Grafton Village Cheese handmakes delicious cheddar cheese right here in Vermont. We are excited to take this incredible cheese on our trip!



 


Coffee Sponsors of Expedition 2012. Green Mountain Coffee will be making sure that we can wake up each morning on the trip with "a revelation in every cup."





 

Flour Sponsors of Expedition 2012. King Arthur Flour is a Vermont flour company that will be providing the flour used to bake our traditional "wilderness bread" over an open fire.



 


Vermont Morning makes Multi-Grain Hot Cereal from 100% organic whole grains, oats, wheat, and rye, with a touch of cinnamon. This delicous breakfast will give us the energy and nutrition to start our days! Give it a try!

Peanut Butter Sponsors of Expedition 2012. Vermont Peanut Butter Company makes all-natural peanut butter that is as nutritious as it is delicious. We'll be eating lots of their peanut butter to keep us fueled through our long days.


Smoked Pepperoni and Sausage Sponsors of Expedition 2012. Vermont Smoke and Cure makes "damn fine" smoked meat products. We'll be taking smoked pepperoni and summer sausage, as well as snacking on their RealSticks - some of the most satisfying trail foods you can find.



Brooklyn Bowl hosted an awesome event for Expedition 2012 in NYC. Keewaydin attendees enjoyed bowling, fried chicken, and great company!


Flatbread Company Somerville is hosting Expedition 2012's benefit night on Tuesday, March 27th.  Support the trip with a pizza purchase!




Manufacturers of high-quality outdoor gear, Arcteryx takes a strong stance on environmental responsibility.  We're happy to use their synthetic insulated layers.


 


Big Agnes is one of the industry leaders in quality outdoor equipment; we are proud to be bringing along their tents, sleeping bags, and sleeping pads. 







 

Level Six is providing dry pants that will keep us warm and dry through the trip. The Reign Pant is extremely rugged, designed for serious whitewater and expedition paddlers. Complete with built in booties and a neoprene waist gasket, they make our trip possible.

We'll be taking Sawyer's traditional, sturdy, solid ash Northwood paddles. Beautiful and functional, these paddles will propel us north this spring.


Outdoor Gear Exchange in Burlington, VT is the Expedition Crew's favorite place to shop for outdoor equipment and apparal.  Their friendly, knowledgable staff can help you outfit yourself for anything from a 70-day expedition to an afternoon hike.

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