Keweenaw Overland Adventure Retreat

A basecamp style overland event . Come camp, ride trails,  paddle, hike, bike and explore the Copper Country with us. We  have camp activities, a vendor area, clinics and demos, all nestled next to a beautiful little lake at the gateway to Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula near Houghton. 

 Tickets for the September 2020 event go on sale in March. Fill out the contact form below and check the box for email alerts.

KOAR 2019 memories

Check out this great video of the 2019 event by Overland Pioneers. For more videos click here.

About Us

Our KOAR beliefs


Family * Community * Friendship

Spend the weekend exploring the beauty of the Upper Peninsula from our Keweenaw Overland basecamp at Northwinds Adventures.  Come along with us or go off on your own to the forests, beaches, waterfalls and mines of the Keweenaw.  (Photo by Chad Berger)

Gather with your tribe


Stoke your passion for vehicle based adventure travel. Connect with our hand-selected representatives and vendors to find a solution, a new gadget or just explore and see the latest in camping and offroad ideas.

Make memories for a lifetime


Hit the trails, the rivers, the lakes, the woods. Choose from guided and self-guided 4x4 trail rides, waterfall tours, kaykaing, standup paddleboarding, mountain biking, family activities at camp and more. (Some activities may have a separate fee.)

attendee - sponsor - vendor - volunteer - speaker

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" The Keweenaw Peninsula is a special place with endless places to see. The KOAR is the best way to do that!" Jeremiah Ochswald, Overland Pioneers

" Can't wait to do it again next year!" Andrea Fletcher, Fletcher Overland  

" I see this event continuing to grow and become a definite “must attend” event in the Midwest." -Tim Kenfield, Xventure Trailers 

Keweenaw Overland Adventure Retreat

14603 Love Lake Rd. Atlantic Mine, Michigan, United States

(815) 997-3367

Our 2019 Partners