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EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

The Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering is a 3-day celebration of Southern California’s outdoor community, brands and lifestyle.  Come kick off the festivities at Adventure 16's West Los Angeles Store and enjoy Happy Hour, pro-climber presentations , great outdoor movies and more!
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2018 
 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30 Posted on Sep 11, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Wilderness Basics Course 2019 - A Life Changing Experience

Have you always been interested in exploring San Diego’s backcountry? Come join us to learn more about the Wilderness Basics Course (WBC).
Wednesday, October 3: A16 Solana Beach Store
Thursday, October 4:  A16 San Diego Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Wilderness Basics Course 2019 - A Life Changing Experience Posted on Sep 6, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

Backpacker 2018 Get Out More Tour--FREE!

Join Backpacker’s Get Out More all-star ambassador Randy Propster for an engaging 75-minute seminar full of trail tested tips, regional trip advice and outdoor gear!
Wednesday, October  17: A16 San Diego Store
Friday October 19: A16 West Los Angeles Store
 
READ MORE ON: Backpacker 2018 Get Out More Tour--FREE! Posted on Sep 5, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

Climb Smart 2018

3 Days of Climbing Skills Clinics & Camping
October 12 - 14, 2018
Joshua Tree National Park
READ MORE ON: Climb Smart 2018 Posted on Aug 20, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT Sierra Club Wilderness Travel Course: Preview Night & Alumni Gathering

All the information about joining the Wilderness Travel Course beginning January 2019 will be provided at this event. For those already registered in WTC 2019, this is an opportunity to learn about upcoming conditioning hikes, informal training and social gatherings prior to the start of class.

HAPPY HALF-HOUR: 6:30pm, PRESENTATION: 7:00pm
Friday, September 14, 2018:  Adventure 16 West Los Angeles Store 
READ MORE ON: EVENT Sierra Club Wilderness Travel Course: Preview Night & Alumni Gathering Posted on Aug 15, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

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 5: A16 San Diego Store
 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Hiking Mt. Whitney in the Fall--FREE! Posted on Aug 6, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

Phil's Camino Film Screening

This is the story of Phil, a man living with Stage 4 Cancer, dreaming of walking the 500 mile Camino de Santiago across Spain. Unable to make the trip, he builds a camino in the forest behind his house,  starts to walk,  and traces his progress on a map. This remarkable journey is one of hope, acceptance, and freedom, and is sure to inspire anyone who has ever dreamed of doing something that sounded impossible. 
 
HAPPY HALF-HOUR: 6:30pm, FILM SCREENING 7:00pm
Friday July 13: A16 West L.A Store
READ MORE ON: Phil's Camino Film Screening Posted on Jun 20, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

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.

Wednesday, June 20: A16 San Diego Store
Friday, June 22: A16 West LA Store

 
READ MORE ON: Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail--FREE! Posted on Jun 19, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

Banff Mountain Film Festival Fall Showings

An all new showcase of the best action, travel & adventure films! 
Santa Monica: Sun., Sept. 23
Encinitas: Fri., Sept. 28 and Sat., Sept. 29
San Diego: Sun., Sept. 30 and Mon. Oct. 1
READ MORE ON: Banff Mountain Film Festival Fall Showings Posted on Jun 13, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu--FREE!

Join Jose and Nicole Montes to learn about Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail in Peru. Find out all about this famous trail and Machu Picchu, one of the 7 man-made wonders of the world.
HAPPY HALF HOUR: 6:30; PRESENTATION:  7pm
Wednesday, May 30: A16 San Diego Store; Thursday, May 31:A16 Solana Beach Store;  Friday,  June 1: A16 West Los Angeles Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu--FREE! Posted on May 30, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Nature Play Mud Day FREE

The City of San Diego, Parks & Recreation Department is hosting this fun event for children and families. There will be fort building, nature crafts, interactive nature experiences, a mud obstacle course, mud play, special music, and Dr. Bronner's Magic Foam Experience!
Saturday, June 23, 9am - 1pm: Golden Hill Rec Center, San Diego  
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Nature Play Mud Day FREE Posted on May 22, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

A16 Backpacker's Swapmeet

COME FOR THE DEALS, STAY FOR THE FUN!
Come buy, sell or trade gear! This is a fun opportunity to get rid of unused gear, update to new gear and meet other fun lovin' outdoor folks. We only do this once a year. Don’t miss it!
Saturday, May 19: A16 San Diego Store & A16 West L.A. Store
READ MORE ON: A16 Backpacker's Swapmeet Posted on May 17, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: 3-Peak Challenge Clinic

Come meet and learn from John Drollinger, a “Three Saints” Challenge expert and seasoned veteran of SoCal's highest peaks: San Antonio (Mt. Baldy), San Gorgonio and San Jacinto, aka the “Three Saints.” 

Wednesday, May 9: A16 San Diego Store; Thursday, May 10: A16 Solana Beach Store;  Friday, May 11: A16 West Los Angeles Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: 3-Peak Challenge Clinic Posted on May 8, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Exploring and Protecting the Grand Canyon Wilderness--FREE!

Learn about recreation opportunities and stewardship challenges in one of the wild treasures of the American West and one of the planet’s most iconic landscapes! 
Presented by National Park Service Research Fellow, Tobias Nickel.
Wednesday, May 16: A16 San Diego Store, 7pm
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Exploring and Protecting the Grand Canyon Wilderness--FREE! Posted on May 8, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: John McKinney: The Trailmaster Talks

Join John McKinney, aka The Trailmaster, at A16  West Los Angeles for a series of inspirational talks about hiking, reconnecting with nature, and the amazing trail we call life. READ MORE ON: EVENT: John McKinney: The Trailmaster Talks Posted on May 6, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Pick Pico Street Fair--FREE!

Eat great local food, buy local products, learn about your local government and non-profit organizations, and have LOTS of fun.
 
Sunday, May 20, 2018, 11am-3pm. West Los Angeles    
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Pick Pico Street Fair--FREE! Posted on May 1, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Camp Cooking Basics Demo & Recipe Sampling

Chefs from "Dirty Gourmet" will demonstrate some tips and tricks for all types of outdoor cooking, including recipes from their newly released cookbook. 
HAPPY HALF HOUR: 6:30pm; PRESENTATION: 7:00pm
Wednesday, June 13: A16 San Diego Store
Friday, June 15:  A16 West Los Angeles Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Camp Cooking Basics Demo & Recipe Sampling Posted on Apr 30, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Join A16 and PCT celebrity guests for a fun evening of all things PCT. Hang out with like-minded hikers, learn about the lightest-weight gear options, and get other PCT thru-hiking tips from people in the know.
GATHERING: 6:30 – 8:30pm;
PCT SHORT FILM FEST & CLASS VIDEO: 7pm
Friday, May 4. 2018:  A16 San Diego Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE! Posted on Apr 23, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Whitney in a Day Clinic--FREE!

Hints, tips & inspiration for successfully summiting the highest mountain in the contiguous U. S. in a single day.
Wednesday, June 6: A16 San Diego Store
Thursday, June 7: A16 Solana Beach Store
Friday, June 8: A16 West L.A .Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Whitney in a Day Clinic--FREE! Posted on Apr 20, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Travel Smart--Learn the "Art of Packing" with Travel Pro Angel Castellanos

Back by popular demand. Learn the Art of Packing from Angel Castellanos, The Travel Ambassador, as he delivers his popular and acclaimed “Travel Smart” seminar drawing from his experience and frequent travels. 
  Wednesday, April 11: A16 San Diego Store;
Thursday, April 12:  A16 Solana Beach Store; 
Friday, April 13: A16 West LA Store 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Travel Smart--Learn the "Art of Packing" with Travel Pro Angel Castellanos Posted on Apr 9, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Walking the Dolomites, Croatia & Slovenia with Gary Scott--FREE!

Professional walking guide, Gary Scott, will share photos, stories and travel tips about the Dolomites, Croatia and Slovenia--three of the most stunning travel destinations in Europe. You'll be inspired to get out there and travel more as he talks about these "best kept secret" spots. 
Wednesday, April 4: A16 San Diego Store
Thursday, April 5: A16 Solana Beach Store
Friday, April 6: A16 West LA Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Walking the Dolomites, Croatia & Slovenia with Gary Scott--FREE! Posted on Apr 2, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: NORTH--Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trail

Scott Jurek, one of the greatest runners of all time, will discuss unique insights into running, as well as fascinating facts about the people, places, and history of the Appalachian Trail. 
HAPPY HALF-HOUR & BOOK SIGNING: 6:30pm; PRESENTATION: 7:00pm
Friday, April 27: A16 West Los Angeles Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: NORTH--Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trail Posted on Apr 2, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

EVENT: Mt. Whitney Trip Planning Clinic--FREE!

Whitney Bound? Whitney expert, Dr. Ken Murray, will offer tips for gear and trip planning, and show detailed slides of various approaches. If you did not get picked in this year’s permit process we will also offer suggestions for several popular routes and options to still get you on the trail in 2018.
Wednesday, April 18: A16 San Diego Store
Thursday, April 19: A16 Solana Beach Store
Friday, April 20: A16 West LA Store
 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Mt. Whitney Trip Planning Clinic--FREE! Posted on Mar 29, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: 2018 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Gathering, Sept 28 - 30

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, June 27: A16 San Diego Store
Thursday, June 28: A16 Solana Beach Store
Friday, June 29: A16 West L.A. Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Trekking in Nepal--FREE! Posted on Mar 19, 2018 by Adventure 16