OWAA provides members (and soon-to-be members) access to professional development content to help improve your craft, stay up to date on the latest and greatest achievements in the outdoors and outdoors industries and attain new story ideas. OWAA events include:

  • An annual, in-person conference 
  • An annual virtual membership meeting in June
  • A series of webinars throughout the year on the second Wednesday of the month at 7 P.M. Eastern (followed by a casual social hour for those that would like to stay on to chat and network)
  • Other networking events
Non-members that attend OWAA events and then decide to join later can have the registration fee for the event attended subtracted from the price of their annual dues. 
OWAA Annual Conference 2021

10/4/2021 to 10/6/2021 from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM ET

Attend the Outdoor Writers Association of America annual conference (Jay Peak Resort, Vermont, 4-6 Oct. 2021) and network with some more than 150 attendees, including some of the most established outdoor media in the country. 
The event will bring together hundreds of North American outdoor storytellers, including freelancers, editors, photographers, bloggers and others, as well as destinations, gear brands, and industry partners. 

As a destination, the 'Green Mountain State,’ is famous for rolling, forested hills, fabulous vistas, New England charm and a slew of outdoor activities, including; hiking, mountain biking, trout fishing, paddling, camping, and more. To get you out, exploring, and creating new stories, pre- and post-tour trips will be offered.  
Keep returning to the main conference page for more updates as we formalize speakers, tours and workshop titles. Or go ahead and lock in your spot and register here today! 

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