Work Trade Opportunities!

We are now accepting work trade applications for 2016. If you are interested in helping with tasks at the event instead of paying the fee, we do have work trade positions available. Details Here

Registration Details

GLTAG is a service of the Great Lakes Lifeways Institute, a 501(c)(3) non-profit. To learn more about Great Lakes Lifeways, please visit

Registration can be completed online using the button on this page, or you can print the mail-in registration form HERE. Return it with payment to the address on the form. Payment methods for mailed registration are check and money order, payment must accompany registration. No registrations will be accepted without payment.

Instructors and classes are subject to change - although it rarely happens, we simply can not control emergency situations that might prevent an instructor from participating.

Hugh’s Sailing Adventure:

As with catering, Hugh’s Sailing Adventure must be purchased separately and is not available from the GLTAG registration link. Sign up with Captain Hugh directly from his website by clicking the link below.

Price Guide

Full event:

    $300 Per Adult age 13 and up

    $150 Per youth age 5 thru 12

    Youth 4 and under free

Discounts: Only one discount may be applied

    Returning Participants - 20% off

          enter discount code “RETURNING”

    Families of 3 or more - 15% off

          enter discount code “FAMILY”

    GLLI Members - 10% off

          enter discount code “MEMBER”

Day Passes: Pre-Register or pay cash or Check at the Gate, no discount codes may be used on day pass. Note that if event reaches capacity, day passes will not be sold at the gate.

    $120 Per adult age 13 and up

    $60 Per youth age 5 thru 12

    Youth 4 and under free

Catering: Catering must be purchased separately

Sorry, no pets allowed onsite.


Catering must be purchased separately below directly from Trailhead Catering

View 2016 Menu HERE

The buttons below are linked directly to Trailhead Catering. We highly recommend catering to maximize the amount of time you can spend learning, adventuring, and relaxing.

Meals are delivered right to the specially built catering pavilion onsite.

Please note that catering must be purchased separately, and is not included in the registration fee.

1. Breakfasts, lunches, and dinners - Wednesday dinner through Sunday breakfast including lunches:

2. Breakfasts and dinners only - Wednesday dinner through Sunday breakfast, lunches not included:

3. Lunches and dinners only - Wednesday Dinner through Saturday dinner, breakfasts not included