Okoboji Expedition Co.

Location & Directions 712-332-9001
Mon - Sat: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sun: Closed

Feature Items

  • Specialized Deflect H2O Expert AS Jacket

    Take on winter in Specialized's Deflect H2O Expert AS Jacket. Windstopper Active Shell fabric is incredibly light and packable, offering total windproofing with maximum… [more]

  • Mavic HC H2O Jacket

    Mavic's HC H2O Jacket features waterproof, lightweight Cocona Xcelerator fabric for superb protection that you can carry in a jersey pocket. It keeps you dry and warm… [more]

  • Mavic Helium Jacket

    Mavic's Helium Jacket is an ultralight, packable top boasting Mavic's Wind Ride technology for excellent wind and light rain protection. Micro Vent technology enhances… [more]

  • Mavic Espoir Jacket

    Mavic's Espoir Jacket has the features to keep you riding from season to season. It's light, packable, and sports Mavic Dura Lite wind- and water-resistant fabric for… [more]

  • Mavic Helium Vest

    Mavic's Helium Vest keeps you warm and dry with their lightweight Dura Lite SL fabric with excellent moisture transfer, and their weather repellent Wind Ride front… [more]

  • Mavic Leg Warmers

    Mavic's Leg Warmers boast their soft Warm Power fabric that transfers moisture and breathes to keep you dry and comfy. They feature an anatomical cut, soft silicone… [more]

  • Specialized Deflect Vest
    $49.95 - $80.00

    Keep your core temperature warm with Specialized's Deflect Vest. Made of Specialized's lightweight Deflect fabric for wind and water resistance, this semi-fitted vest… [more]

  • Lezyne Femto Drive Rear

    Lezyne's Femto Drive Rear is a compact, bright, and beautifully made light. The lens is made of high-grade optical material and serves as an activation button that… [more]

  • Mavic Trail Thermo Shoe Covers

    Weather is no match for Mavic's Trail Thermo Shoe Covers. Their Mavic Warm Shell ST fabric is super insulated and stretches to fit over your shoes. These mountain-bike… [more]

  • Mavic Arm Warmers

    Mavic's Arm Warmers boast their soft, brushed Warm Power fabric that transfers moisture and breathes to keep you dry and comfy on your rides. Slip them on when it's cool… [more]

  • Mavic Eclipse Sleeves

    Mavic's Eclipse Sleeves block the sun and keep your arms cool on hot sunny days. The fabrics are specifically selected for their moisture-transferring capabilities and… [more]

  • Specialized SL Jacket

    Specialized's form-fitting SL Jacket could be the difference between going long and going home. Made of Specialized's Deflect fabric for water resistance and… [more]

  • Mavic Toe Warmers

    Stay comfortable on chilly days with Mavic's Toe Warmers. They're made from Mavic's Warm Shell ST softshell fabric that provides wind and water protection along with… [more]

  • Mavic Knee Warmers

    Mavic's Knee Warmers boast their soft Warm Power fabric that transfers moisture and breathes to keep you dry and comfy. They feature an anatomical cut and soft silicone… [more]

  • Mavic Thermo Shoe Covers

    Weather is no match for Mavic's Thermo Shoe Covers. Their Mavic Warm Shell ST fabric is insulated and stretches to fit over your shoes. They also boast non-slip pads for… [more]

  • Mavic Pro H2O Shoe Covers

    Keep the elements at bay and stay dry and warm with Mavic's Pro H2O Shoe Covers. These slick booties are completely weatherproof and enhance aerodynamics as well. They… [more]

  • Mavic HC Vest

    Mavic's HC Vest is an awesome mid-weight softshell vest for protection from the wind. It boasts Mavic's weather-resistant Tech Dry ST fabric with mesh back panels to… [more]

  • Specialized Element 1.0 Jacket

    Extend your riding season even further with Specialized's Element 1.0 Jacket! A form fit, three back pockets, and a zippered security pocket offer utility, versatility,… [more]

  • Mavic Knit Shoe Covers

    Mavic's Knit Shoe Covers keep your feet warm and toasty when the mercury drops. Their full knit fabric delivers protection against the cold and stretches to fit… [more]

  • Specialized Millitary Cap

    Whether it's covering up some wicked post-ride helmet head or just making a statement at the local coffee shop, Specialized's Millitary Cap always looks and fits great. [more]


Welcome to the Okoboji Expedition Co.

Okoboji Expedition Co is a bicycle and outdoor sports store in Okoboji, Iowa. We are located on the eastern shore of West Okoboji Lake in the Iowa Great Lakes region. The Okoboji Expedition Company carries bicycles, kayaks, cycling apparel, cross country skis, and snowshoes along with all the needed accessories for all of the above. We also specialize in custom bike fittings and offer winter spinning classes.

We offer bicycle products from Specialized, Orbea, Co-motion and Serotta. We also stock Delsyk and Prijon kayaks, Tubbs snowshoes, Atomic cross country skis and outdoor clothing from Mavic, Pearl Izumi and Louis Garneau. Stop in and see us… you’ll be glad you did.

Where Will Your Tubbs Take You?

Where will your Tubbs take you?

The Okoboji Expedition Co stocks various models of snowshoes from Tubbs, a world leader in snowshoe design. Founded in 1906 in Norway, Maine, Tubbs Snowshoes is the leading manufacturer of lightweight, versatile snowshoes for men, women and children. Come in and check out the new snowshoes from Tubbs and plan on some real winter fun.

Which Specialized Will You Take Home?

Nothing feels as good as a Specialized mountain bike!

From fast-rolling, 29-inch whips, to plush downhill bikes and everything in-between, Specialized makes awesome mountain bikes to satisfy your needs. Stop by and have a look!

The Iowa Great Lakes Trail

The Iowa Great Lakes Trail MapThe Iowa Great Lakes Trail winds its way through the Iowa Great Lakes region, which offers plenty of outdoor opportunities for visitors-from its popular blue lakes and sandy beaches to quieter natural areas, many protected with INHF assistance. The multi-use Iowa Great Lakes Trail provides local citizens and visitors a safe place to bike, walk, rollerblade, run and cross-country ski.

For a guided bicycle tour, call Okoboji Expedition Co. at 712-332-9001.  We have Tuesday and Thursday training rides.  We service bicycles, sell bicycle accessories and rent and sell quality bicycles.  Kayaks, cross country skis and accessories are available for purchase or rent.  The Okoboji Expedition Co. is next to Okoboji Plaza on Highway 71 in Okoboji.

The trail winds along rural, community and nature areas in the heart of the Iowa Great Lakes Region, including Spirit Lake, Okoboji, West Okoboji, Arnolds Park, Milford and Lake Park.  (pdf Map)

Drew's Daily Cycling Tip

Ride within your limits for safe and fun mountain biking.

Cycling Glossary - Word of the Day


The barrel-shaped and splined part found on the drive side of a rear-wheel cassette hub. The freehub contains the mechanism that drives the bicycle when you pedal. The cassette (cluster of gears) slides onto and is attached to the freehub so you can't see the freehub until the gears are removed.