5 Fantastic Ways to Enjoy Yosemite in WinterFrom skiing to ice-skating to cool programs, Yosemite in winter is full of adventure. Here are five great reasons for an offseason visit. READ MORE ON: 5 Fantastic Ways to Enjoy Yosemite in Winter Posted on Nov 2, 2017 by Adventure 16
Ice House Canyon Trail to Bighorn Peak, Angeles Nat'l Forest, Oct. 7, 2017This 14.1 mile (round trip) day hike boasts 4400+ elevation gain, views, views, views, rock cabin ruins, a babbling creek--and gorgeous fall color if you go in mid-autumn. READ MORE ON: Ice House Canyon Trail to Bighorn Peak, Angeles Nat'l Forest, Oct. 7, 2017 Posted on Oct 27, 2017 by Adventure 16
Guide to Los Padres National ForestThe Los Padres National Forest is an unforgettable, adventure-filled destination offering excellent hiking, camping, mountain biking, trail running, and rock climbing. READ MORE ON: Guide to Los Padres National Forest Posted on Oct 25, 2017 by Adventure 16
Take the SoCal Trifecta Challenge!The SoCal Climate is diverse and unique. Let's play in it! SNOW * DESERT * OCEAN -- All in the same day! Complete the challenge by 3/11/18 to win some cool prizes! READ MORE ON: Take the SoCal Trifecta Challenge! Posted on Oct 23, 2017 by Adventure 16
Cool-weather CampingSpring and Fall are some of the best months to camp in Southern California. In Spring nature becomes alive with wildflowers and grasses; in Fall the mountains show off their gorgeous autumn colors, while the cooler desert temperatures set the stage for epic daytime adventures. Best of al,l the nights are cold enough for a toasty campfire under the stars. Here are 23 of our favorite SoCal car camping spots for cool weather. READ MORE ON: Cool-weather Camping Posted on Oct 18, 2017 by /blog/it-s-camptober
The SoCal Desert Adventure Bucket ListFrom rugged landscapes, to sweeping vistas, to lush oasis', here are nine top trails for exploring the desert near Palm Springs. READ MORE ON: The SoCal Desert Adventure Bucket List Posted on Oct 17, 2017 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Trekking in Patagonia with Kurt WedbergSoaring mountains, bright blue icebergs and rare wildlife are just a few of Patagonia's iconic features. Join us as we host Kurt Wedberg, founder of Sierra Mountaineering Int'l and veteran of several treks in Patagonia for a presentation about trekking through this magical part of the world.
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Trekking in Patagonia with Kurt Wedberg Posted on Oct 16, 2017 by Adventure 16
10 Favorite Hikes in San DiegoFrom the infamous "Potato Chip Rock" to the monstrous waterfall at Devil's Punchbowl, here's a rundown of some of our "Go To" hikes in San Diego. READ MORE ON: 10 Favorite Hikes in San Diego Posted on Oct 11, 2017 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Wilderness Basics Course 2018 – An Experience You'll Never Forget!Have you always been interested in exploring San Diego’s backcountry? Come join us to learn more about the Wilderness Basics Course (WBC). Wednesday, November 1: A16 Solana Beach Store
Thursday, November 2: A16 San Diego Store READ MORE ON: EVENT: Wilderness Basics Course 2018 – An Experience You'll Never Forget! Posted on Oct 10, 2017 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Southern CA--Book Launch & PresentationJoin author Shawnté Salabert for a book signing and Q & A session on her just-released guidebook on section hiking the Southern California portion of the PCT. Whether you’re headed out for a weekend, a week, or a month, this presentation offers informative route descriptions, interesting sidebars and colorful stories that will deepen your experience on this iconic trail.
Wednesday, November 8: A16 West LA Store
Friday, November 10: A16 San Diego Store READ MORE ON: EVENT: Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Southern CA--Book Launch & Presentation Posted on Oct 10, 2017 by Adventure 16
Backpacking Trips in Southern Utah: Discovering the Desert in FallIn special sunny corners of Southern Utah, the red rocks warm up and balance the slightly cooler air. Nights are awash with stars, and a puffy jacket takes the chill right out of the equation. In short, it’s prime time for weekend backpacking trips in Southern Utah's desert. READ MORE ON: Backpacking Trips in Southern Utah: Discovering the Desert in Fall Posted on Oct 3, 2017 by Adventure 16
Event: Mission Valley UprisingOutdoor Rope Climbing Clinic--Intro to Top Rope and Lead Climbing
October 28, 2017: Grotto Climbing and Yoga / Mission Gorge READ MORE ON: Event: Mission Valley Uprising Posted on Oct 3, 2017 by Adventure 16
Insider's Guide to Joshua Tree National ParkExplore the desert in this dynamic national park. Rock climbing is king, but there are also great hikes and lots of secrets to uncover. READ MORE ON: Insider's Guide to Joshua Tree National Park Posted on Sep 28, 2017 by Adventure 16
EVENT: How to Best Tour AfricaFrom Nile river cruises to exciting wildlife safaris to climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro, this presentation covers all the different ways to experience africa--at different price points--and includes venues; guides; transportation, treks, hikes, climbs, and more!
Tuesday October 17, 2017: A16 Solana Beach Store
Wednesday, October 18. 2017: A16 San Diego Store
Thursday, October 19. 2017: A16 West LA Store READ MORE ON: EVENT: How to Best Tour Africa Posted on Sep 27, 2017 by Adventure 16
Gregory 40th Anniversary & Vintage Gear Night
Thursday, Oct 19: A16 San Diego Store READ MORE ON: Gregory 40th Anniversary & Vintage Gear Night Posted on Sep 27, 2017 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Sierra Club Leader TrainingThe Sierra Club San Diego is looking for Volunteer Outing Leaders to conduct guided hikes and car camps for the Chapter and the Wilderness Basics Course.
Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm READ MORE ON: EVENT: Sierra Club Leader Training Posted on Sep 25, 2017 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Radical Reels 2017 Film TourBike tough trails, paddle wild waters, ski steep slopes, and hang on to your seats for the best jaw-dropping mountain sport films!
Sunday, Sept. 24 - Oct. 2 at various SoCal locationsREAD MORE ON: EVENT: Radical Reels 2017 Film Tour Posted on Sep 25, 2017 by Adventure 16