High Country Adventure Film and Speaker Series

A world of adventure is coming to the High Country. Watch and listen as outdoor enthusiasts push themselves to the limit, champion causes close to their hearts, and celebrate the natural world. 

Donations will be accepted at each event to support academic opportunities at Lees-McRae. In the event of rain, the series will be moved to Evans Auditorium, located in the Cannon Student Center on North Campus. 

Teton Gravity Research Mountain Biking Film
"Esperanto"

Saturday, Aug. 20, 7 p.m.
Banner Elk Town Park 

Join us for a fundraiser aiding the creation of new beginner, easy-access trails at South Campus as well as the Wilderness Medicine and Rescue academic program. 

Outdoor Ally Speaker Series: Rachel Olzer
"All Bikes Welcome, Pedal to the People"

Tuesday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m.
Lees-McRae College
Outdoor Amphitheater
South Campus at Grandfather Home

Help fund local youth programming through the C.R.A.N.K. Crew Club and the Cycling Studies academic program. 

Reel Rock Climbing Film

Friday, Oct. 28, 7 p.m.
Lees-McRae College
Outdoor Amphitheater
South Campus at Grandfather Home

Support the Lees-McRae Climbing Team and the construction of the Adventure Learning Lab. 

Teton Gravity Research Ski and Snowboard Film
"Mountain Revelations"

Saturday, Nov. 26, 7 p.m.
Beech Mountain Resort

This event is raising funds for the Ski and Snowboard Team and the Ski Industry Business and Instruction academic program. 

No Man's Land All-Women Adventure Film

Saturday, March 18, 7 p.m.
Lees-McRae College
Outdoor Amphitheater
South Campus at Grandfather Home

Funds will go to the Outdoor Recreation Management academic progrm and to Outdoor Programs for student expedition scholarships. 

F3T Fly Fishing Film Tour

Friday, April 14, 7 p.m.
Lees-McRae College
Outdoor Amphitheater
South Campus at Grandfather Home

Support the Fly Fishing Club and the Outdoor Recreation Management academic program. 

Gold Sponsors

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Silver and Bronze Sponsors

Headquarters Bike & Outdoors, Mountain Alliance, West Fork Anglers, RiverGirl