Winterer’s Gathering & Arctic Film Fest
November 22 @ 9:00 am - November 24 @ 5:00 pm
Celebrate the crafts, customs, landscape, history and stories of winter travel and traditional life ways in the North. Featuring winter-centric coursework, a winter tent camp, gear swap, dancing, film festival, speakers, this is a classic event to welcome the season of white. We welcome Featured Speaker Bill Hanlon back to campus. An avid backcountry hunter, Bill made an amazing discovery of a mummified ancient hunter while in the Tatshenshini/Alsek Wilderness Park in 1999. Bill will share the story of Kwäday Dän Ts’ìnchi or “Long Ago Person Found” on Saturday, November 23 at 7:30pm and offer a seminar on backcountry expeditions during the weekend.