Upcoming Events

Join us! Whether you’re a Mentor, Explorer, Trip Leader, supporter or a member of the public, Explore Austin has an upcoming event for you.


Tue, March 5, 2024 | 4:00 pm | Austin Convention Center

Explore Austin’s panel was accepted by competitive application to SXSW EDU! The Nature Gap: Why ‘Outdoors for All’ Matters American children spend up to seven hours a day on screens outside of school, affecting their ability to be effective in the classroom and relate to their peers and adults. Access to the outdoors is not […]

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Quest for the Summit

Tue, April 2, 2024 | 5:30 pm | AT&T Hotel & Conference Center

Explore Austin’s most impactful night of philanthropy, featuring a seated dinner, libations, silent and live auctions and stories from our Explorers and Mentors. Gather with new friends, longtime Explore Austin champions, business leaders and philanthropists to transform lives through mentorship and outdoor adventure. Help us make our 15th annual Quest for the Summit the most […]

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Combined Saturday Challenge

Sat, May 18, 2024

Each May, our Explorers and Mentors conclude their year of Saturday Challenges with a final combined challenge involving all teams! Then, it’s on to Summer Wilderness Trips…

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