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EVENT: Anza-Borrego 101: Mountain Biking in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Dog Friendly Trails in SoCal

Find out more about the best trails to take your dog for a hike right here in Southern California. READ MORE ON: Dog Friendly Trails in SoCal Posted on Sep 15, 2017 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Anza-Borrego 101: Mountain Biking in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

So, You Want to Live out of Your Car: What to Pack for an Epic American Road Trip

Packing for life on the road walks a delicate balance between stripped-down minimalism and saving room for key creature comforts. Here are some tips from one couple who's lived out of their car for 6 months. READ MORE ON: So, You Want to Live out of Your Car: What to Pack for an Epic American Road Trip Posted on Sep 6, 2017 by Adventure 16
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The Silver Moccasin Trail: LA's Forgotten Thru-Hike

Unlike the ever-popular John Muir Trail and Pacific Crest Trail, almost nobody knows of the existence of the Silver Moccasin Trail—a 53 mile foot path that traverses Angeles National Forest through large sections of the gorgeous San Gabriel Wilderness. READ MORE ON: The Silver Moccasin Trail: LA's Forgotten Thru-Hike Posted on Aug 28, 2017 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Anza-Borrego 101: Mountain Biking in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Fast Packing 50 Miles Across the John Muir Wilderness

This trek through the John Muir Wilderness, though little known and even less publicized, embodies everything that makes the Sierra Nevada such a special mountain range. READ MORE ON: Fast Packing 50 Miles Across the John Muir Wilderness Posted on Aug 22, 2017 by Adventure 16
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The Adventure Retailer

An inside look at Adventure 16's President, John D. Mead. (From Outdoor Retailer Magazine) READ MORE ON: The Adventure Retailer Posted on Aug 21, 2017 by Adventure 16
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EVENT: All About the Backbone Trail --FREE!

The Backbone Trail is a true hidden gem right here in our own backyard. Find the best day hikes, learn ways to through-hike it, and enjoy tips, advice and stories from the authors of The Complete Hiker’s Guide To The Backbone Trail. READ MORE ON: EVENT: All About the Backbone Trail --FREE! Posted on Aug 15, 2017 by Adventure 16
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A Return to the Colorado River: What It's Like to Raft the Grand Canyon

A young adventure-hound rafts the Grand Canyon for the second time and offers renewed insights on the importance of big-water days, slow mornings, and a sizable supply of beer. READ MORE ON: A Return to the Colorado River: What It's Like to Raft the Grand Canyon Posted on Aug 10, 2017 by Adventure 16
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Insider's Guide to Channel Islands National Park

The Channel Islands are a unique chain of islands that offer a true wilderness experience along the California coast. READ MORE ON: Insider's Guide to Channel Islands National Park Posted on Aug 8, 2017 by Adventure 16
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EVENT: Mountain & Adventure Film Festival

Come for the weekend, or join us for a day at the 2017 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering! Starting Friday afternoon, September 1, the SoCal outdoor community will come together to camp, climb, explore, play, eat, drink, and watch films.
 

Mt. Baldy Ski Lifts: September 1 - 3, 2017 READ MORE ON: EVENT: Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Posted on Aug 4, 2017 by Adventure 16

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Camping & Trail Riding along the Oregon Coast 7/15/17 - 7/22/17

The Oregon coast wild, rugged & wide open. Midweek it is easy to go for hours without seeing anyone on the trails or beaches. Along Hwy. 101 the culture seems to be hippyish & transient with many coastal road bikers & hikers. By Jay Golien, A16 Graphic Designer READ MORE ON: Camping & Trail Riding along the Oregon Coast 7/15/17 - 7/22/17 Posted on Aug 4, 2017 by Adventure 16
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EVENT: National Clean Up Day

Saturday, September 16, 2017
What would happen if everyone picked up at least one piece of litter on National CleanUp Day? 
Participate in National Cleanup Day & enter to win up to $100 Gift Card from Adventure 16.
 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: National Clean Up Day Posted on Aug 1, 2017 by Adventure 16
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EVENT: Hiking Mt. Whitney in the Fall--FREE!

Gorgeous autumn colors, cooler temps and fewer crowds top the list for hiking Mt. Whitney in the fall. Whitney experts Jack and Betsy Northam will offer tips on how you can enjoy everything this top-tier hike has to offer, while staying safe and having fun!  Wednesday, September 6: A16 San Diego Store READ MORE ON: EVENT: Hiking Mt. Whitney in the Fall--FREE! Posted on Jul 31, 2017 by Adventure 16
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Hiking Almbachklamm in Marktschellenberg, Germany

Land of marbles, turquoise water and lots and lots of bridges.

  By Clair Crise, A16 San Diego Sales Associate
READ MORE ON: Hiking Almbachklamm in Marktschellenberg, Germany Posted on Jul 26, 2017 by Adventure 16
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Hiking Untersberg Mt., Salzburg, Austria

This iconic mountain, which was made famous in "The Sound of Music" is part of the Berchtesgaden Alps on the Austria/Germany border. 


by Claire Crise, A16 San Diego Sales Associate
READ MORE ON: Hiking Untersberg Mt., Salzburg, Austria Posted on Jul 26, 2017 by Adventure 16
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EVENT: Trekking in Nepal--FREE!


Adventure travel guide Steve Tickle will share stunning photos and stories from his experiences while trekking, climbing and traveling in Nepal for the last 15 years.
 

Wednesday, July 26: A16 San Diego Store
Friday, July 28: A16 West L.A. Store READ MORE ON: EVENT: Trekking in Nepal--FREE! Posted on Jul 26, 2017 by Adventure 16

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EVENT: Travel Photography Tips and Tricks--FREE!

Learn how you can enhance your travel photographs with simple tips and techniques from professional photographer Phillip Roullard
Wednesday, August 16: A16 San Diego Store, 7pm
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Travel Photography Tips and Tricks--FREE! Posted on Jul 13, 2017 by Adventure 16
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EVENT: Hiking on Catalina Island--FREE!

paLearn the basics of hiking on Catalina Island. Discover the best day hikes out of Avalon and Two Harbors and what it takes to tackle the 37.2 mile Trans-Catalina Trail.
• Tuesday, August 8: A16 Solana Beach Store • Wednesday, August 9: A16 San Diego Store
• Friday, August 11: A16 West Los Angeles Store

 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Hiking on Catalina Island--FREE! Posted on Jul 13, 2017 by Adventure 16
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Climb Smart 2017

21st Annual Climber's Gathering
October 13 - 15, 2017
Joshua Tree National Park
READ MORE ON: Climb Smart 2017 Posted on Jul 12, 2017 by Adventure 16
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Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail--FREE!

Learn tips for gear and trip planning for backpacking California's premiere long-distance backpacking trail from avid long-distance backpacker and Triple Crowner, Shian "Barrel Roll" Sung.

A16 San Diego: Wednesday, July 19 
A16 West LA: Thursday, July 20 

 
READ MORE ON: Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail--FREE! Posted on Jun 28, 2017 by Adventure 16
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Pro Climber Brad Gobright Film Screening & Talk


"Safety Third" is a new short film that captures dirtbag climber, Brad Gobright making some of the boldest ascents done in Colorado. Everything from sketchy trad climbs to first free solo ascents, "Safety Third" is sure to leave you with sweaty palms! Come and get stoked!  
Friday, July 7: A16 San Diego Store; Cost: $15  
READ MORE ON: Pro Climber Brad Gobright Film Screening & Talk Posted on Jun 27, 2017 by Adventure 16
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Gourmet Girls Go Camping Book Signing & Cooking Demo


Hungry for a new recipe for your next camping trip? Gourmet Girls Gail Kearns,Lindsey Moran and Denise Woolery will share their culinary adventures from their book "The Gourmet Girls Go Camping Cookbook" featuring 140 awesome recipes, all of which are delicious and camper friendly.

Saturday, August 5: A16 West L.A. Store; 11:00am - 2:00pm
READ MORE ON: Gourmet Girls Go Camping Book Signing & Cooking Demo Posted on Jun 19, 2017 by Adventure 16
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EVENT: Baja's Wild Side--FREE!

Join PhD shark biologist Daniel Cartamil of Scripps Institute of Oceanography for a look at the wild and remote landscapes of Baja California’s Pacific coast region. 

Friday, July 7: A16 West L. A. Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Baja's Wild Side--FREE! Posted on Jun 19, 2017 by Adventure 16
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EVENT: Travel Ambassador Guide to Cuba

Travel regulations to Cuba have once again changed, but it is still possible to travel there. World Traveler Angel Castellanos will discuss the sights, sounds and culture of this once forbidden island and teach you how to travel to Cuba legally and without worry or hassle.

HAPPY HALF-HOUR: 6:30pm; PRESENTATION: 7:00pm
Tuesday, June 27:
A16 Solana Beach Store
Wednesday, June 28: A16 San Diego Store
Thursday, June 29: A16 West L.A. Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Travel Ambassador Guide to Cuba Posted on Jun 13, 2017 by Adventure 16
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Backpacking Death Valley's Cottonwood Canyon/Marble Canyon Loop

When properly planned, backpacking in Death Valley National Park offers much in return in the way of solitude and beauty.   READ MORE ON: Backpacking Death Valley's Cottonwood Canyon/Marble Canyon Loop Posted on Jun 12, 2017 by Gareth Lintt