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EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

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: 7:15pm
Thursday, May 9. 2019:  A16 San Diego Store

 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE! Posted on Apr 15, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Yosemite's Little Sister: Exploring the Rarely Visited Domeland Wilderness

Forget the crowds and possible price hikes at popular parks like Yosemite: Domeland Wilderness offers stunning landscapes, rock formations, and solitude galore. READ MORE ON: Yosemite's Little Sister: Exploring the Rarely Visited Domeland Wilderness Posted on Apr 8, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

A16 Backpacker's Swapmeet 2019

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. 
Saturday, May 18: A16 San Diego Store & A16 West L.A. Store
READ MORE ON: A16 Backpacker's Swapmeet 2019 Posted on Apr 4, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

EVENT: 3-Peak Challenge Clinic 2019

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.” 
Thursday, May 2: A16 San Diego Store
Friday, May 3: A16 West Los Angeles Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: 3-Peak Challenge Clinic 2019 Posted on Apr 1, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Hike the San Diego River This April!

Our partner The San Diego River Park Foundationhas a few different opportunities to get outside, hike, and collect environmental data this coming Earth Month. Learn More!. READ MORE ON: Hike the San Diego River This April! Posted on Mar 28, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

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 2019.
Thursday, April 18: A16 San Diego Store
Friday, April 19: A16 West LA Store
 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Mt. Whitney Trip Planning Clinic--FREE! Posted on Mar 26, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home--Presentation & Book Signing by Triple Crowner Heather "Anish" Anderson

Join us for an evening of stories and photos with Triple Crown thru hiker Heather "Anish" Anderson. Thursday, April 25:  A16 San Diego Store, 6:30pm READ MORE ON: Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home--Presentation & Book Signing by Triple Crowner Heather "Anish" Anderson Posted on Mar 26, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Eagle Creek QUIT YOUR JOB Travel Trailer Tour

It's time to Quit Your Job & Find Your Unknown!  Eagle Creek is rolling up to Adventure 16 West Los Angeles, Saturday, March 30. Come meet up, get out of your routine, and start traveling! 
• Packing Demos • Games  • Travel Tips • Product Giveaways • Discount on Eagle Creek gear & more!
READ MORE ON: Eagle Creek QUIT YOUR JOB Travel Trailer Tour Posted on Mar 20, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

6 True Wilderness Adventures in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, located in northeast Alaska above the Arctic Circle, is one of the last remote areas left to explore, offering an incredible opportunity for true wilderness adventure. READ MORE ON: 6 True Wilderness Adventures in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Posted on Mar 20, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

CELEBRATE EARTH DAY IN STATE PARKS

On Saturday, April 13, volunteers will come together to make a difference in state parks across California for the annual Earth Day celebration!  READ MORE ON: CELEBRATE EARTH DAY IN STATE PARKS Posted on Mar 7, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Exploring the Sand to Snow National Monument

The Sand to Snow National Monument, which was created in early 2016, preserves an amazingly diverse natural environment that is ripe for exploration. READ MORE ON: Exploring the Sand to Snow National Monument Posted on Mar 5, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Snowshoeing--Angeles Crest National Forest 2-18-19

Put on the snowshoes and head for the mountains! by Ali MirRasekhian, A16 West Los Angeles Sales Associate READ MORE ON: Snowshoeing--Angeles Crest National Forest 2-18-19 Posted on Feb 28, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Hike for Beer!

Join 'Hike for Beer' for an awe-inspiring hike followed by lunch & beers at a nearby craft brewery.
SUNDAYS--Meet in the back parking lot at A16 San Diego. Reservations required.  
READ MORE ON: Hike for Beer! Posted on Feb 20, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

5 Fascinating Ghost Towns to Explore Near Las Vegas

If you can appreciate the eerie allure of ghost towns, there’s no better place than the seemingly endless desert that surrounds Las Vegas. READ MORE ON: 5 Fascinating Ghost Towns to Explore Near Las Vegas Posted on Feb 18, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

The Best Trail to Tavern Pairings near Los Angeles

With endless amounts of wilderness and watering holes, here's your guide to some of the best trail to tavern pairings in Los Angeles and beyond. READ MORE ON: The Best Trail to Tavern Pairings near Los Angeles Posted on Feb 5, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

The San Diego Natural History Museum 2nd Annual State of Biodiversity Symposium

Conservation practitioners, researchers, and those interested in the environment are invited to explore the status of regional conservation and biodiversity research efforts. $65    
February 6: 9 AM-3:30 PM at the San Diego Natural History Museum
READ MORE ON: The San Diego Natural History Museum 2nd Annual State of Biodiversity Symposium Posted on Feb 4, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2019

A showcase of the best action, travel & adventure films! Tuesday, March 5 - Sunday, March 24, 2019 at various locations. Tickets for Adventure 16's showings of the Banff Mountain Film Festival are on sale NOW at A16's San Diego & West L.A. stores--and online. READ MORE ON: BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2019 Posted on Jan 31, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

EVENT: American Pilgrims on the Camino

The Camino de Santiago de Compostela has become much more than just a pilgrimage route; today, it is a continuous World Cultural Event that brings people and cultures together from all over the globe.  Join our presentation by the SoCal chapter of American Pilgrims on the Camino, and learn the "who, what, where and when" of the Camino and how you can plan your own Camino.

Friday, February 22, Adventure 16 West Los Angeles Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: American Pilgrims on the Camino Posted on Jan 29, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Winter Stargazing: A Heads-Up Guide for Winter Campers and Backpackers

From Orion to the Seven Sisters, here's what to look (up) for to get the best winter stargazing. READ MORE ON: Winter Stargazing: A Heads-Up Guide for Winter Campers and Backpackers Posted on Jan 22, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

A 5.5-mile Snowshoe Day Hike on the PCT, 1/14/2019

by Tracy Cramer
Sales Associate, A16 West Los Angeles
When the trail disappears under a blanket of snow, proper baselayers, outerwear...and a trail app save the day!
READ MORE ON: A 5.5-mile Snowshoe Day Hike on the PCT, 1/14/2019 Posted on Jan 21, 2019 by adventure16.com/blog/a-5-5-mile-snowshoe-day-hike-on-the-pct-1-14-2019
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

EVENT: Make-a-Wish Trailblaze Challenge San Diego--Info Sessions

INFO SESSIONS for the Make-a-Wish Trailblaze Challenge—a 1-day, 28-mile hike on the PCT in May
A16 SAN DIEGO STORE: Mon., January 14;  Sat., January 26:  Tue., January 29:  Thu., February 7        
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Make-a-Wish Trailblaze Challenge San Diego--Info Sessions Posted on Jan 9, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

An Insider's Guide to Seeing the Northern Lights in Alaska

You don't have to trek to Scandinavia to experience this stunning phenomenon. Here's how to see the Northern Lights in Alaska. READ MORE ON: An Insider's Guide to Seeing the Northern Lights in Alaska Posted on Jan 9, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

EVENT: Adventure Film Festival

Experience the spirit of adventure in your own backyard.The 2019 lineup of hand-picked groundbreaking, independent adventure films is visiting San Diego!  
Thursday, January 24, 2019
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Adventure Film Festival Posted on Jan 9, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: PCT Rendezvous--FREE!

Backpacking the San Gorgonio Wilderness to Dry Lake 12/30/18-1/1/19

By Talya Diri
Beautiful sights and isolation made for a peaceful start to the new year.
READ MORE ON: Backpacking the San Gorgonio Wilderness to Dry Lake 12/30/18-1/1/19 Posted on Jan 7, 2019 by Adventure 16