Climb Smart 20183 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
Take the A16 3-Peak ChallengeHike each of the three tallest mountains in SoCal between May 12 and October 28 and win some great prizes! READ MORE ON: Take the A16 3-Peak Challenge Posted on Aug 20, 2018 by Adventure 16
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast
The Lost Coast, a 24-mile strip of untouched beach five hours north of San Francisco, has to be one of the most remote adventures in CA.READ MORE ON: 5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast Posted on Aug 15, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT Sierra Club Wilderness Travel Course: Preview Night & Alumni GatheringAll 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: READ MORE ON: EVENT Sierra Club Wilderness Travel Course: Preview Night & Alumni Gathering Posted on Aug 15, 2018 by Adventure 16
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
Zion National Park's 'Secret' TrailsUtah's Zion National Park draws more than 3 million visitors a year, but for those looking to avoid the crowds, the park's east entrance offers access to equally scenic canyons for experienced open-desert hikers who can navigate the backcountry. READ MORE ON: Zion National Park's 'Secret' Trails Posted on Jul 31, 2018 by Adventure 16
Exploring the Huasteca Potosina Region of Mexico
Known for its tropical jungles, limestone mountains, and numerous caves, the Huasteca Potosina Region of Mexico is a must-visit destination for anyone.READ MORE ON: Exploring the Huasteca Potosina Region of Mexico Posted on Jul 25, 2018 by Adventure 16
National Parks Too Crowded? Visit These Nearby National Forests InsteadNational Parks crowded? Here's a broad-stroked roundup of glorious (and much less-crowded) national forests bordering 10 of America's most-visited national parks. READ MORE ON: National Parks Too Crowded? Visit These Nearby National Forests Instead Posted on Jul 19, 2018 by Adventure 16
8 Adventure-Filled Mountain Towns to Visit This SummerWhile winter is great in mountain towns, summer is equally epic, with loads of outdoorsy ways to spend the day. Here, 8 adventure-rich spots to visit this summer. READ MORE ON: 8 Adventure-Filled Mountain Towns to Visit This Summer Posted on Jul 9, 2018 by Adventure 16
A16 3-Peak Challenge Alternate RoutesALTERNATE ROUTES for completing the A16 3-peak challenge during fire closure of the San Gorgonio Trails. READ MORE ON: A16 3-Peak Challenge Alternate Routes Posted on Jul 9, 2018 by Adventure 16
Insider's Guide to Sequoia & Kings Canyon National ParkExplore the ancient trees and magical mountains in this incredible region. This is a premier destination for hiking and camping! READ MORE ON: Insider's Guide to Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park Posted on Jun 27, 2018 by Adventure 16
A16vanlife - Utah to TennesseeA16's full-time Van Life Ambassador and part-time Design Aficionado, Jay Golien, has embarked on a six-week Road Trip throughout the Southwest and East as far as the Mississippi River. READ MORE ON: A16vanlife - Utah to Tennessee Posted on Jun 26, 2018 by Adventure 16
8 of the Best Hikes Near BishopCalifornia, is packed full of wilderness adventure. Here are eight incredible treks, perfect for your adventures around this idyllic California town. READ MORE ON: 8 of the Best Hikes Near Bishop Posted on Jun 22, 2018 by
Phil's Camino Film ScreeningThis 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 7:00pmFriday July 13: A16 West L.A Store READ MORE ON: Phil's Camino Film Screening Posted on Jun 20, 2018 by Adventure 16
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.
Camping, Hiking and Climbing at El Capitan State Beach 6/1/18-6/4/18
by Ryan Pinza
Sales Associate, A16 West Los Angeles
Banff Mountain Film Festival Fall Showings
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
How to Have an Adventure-Filled Road Trip Through Southern Utah and ColoradoBeginning in St. George and ending in Telluride, here's how to make the most of a weeklong road trip that travels from the sand to the snow across Southern Utah and Colorado. READ MORE ON: How to Have an Adventure-Filled Road Trip Through Southern Utah and Colorado Posted on Jun 4, 2018 by Adventure 16
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
Eagle Creek Cargo Hauler 60L Duffel - A Long Term ReviewA16 Adventure Travel Ambassador, Tim Axall, spent five months humping, hoisting and hauling this duffel all across SE Asia on planes, trains, boats, buses, motorbikes and more. How did it hold up? Read on... READ MORE ON: Eagle Creek Cargo Hauler 60L Duffel - A Long Term Review Posted on May 24, 2018 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Nature Play Mud Day FREEThe 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
A16 Backpacker's SwapmeetCOME 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