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EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

Corey Rich has been capturing iconic shots of adventure superstars for more than two decades. Now Corey tells how he got some of his favorite images of climbers, adventurers, skiers, performance artists, and more in his new book Stories Behind the Images - Lessons from a Life in Adventure Photography. Friday, October 18: A16 West LA Store READ MORE ON: EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release Posted on Sep 16, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

23 Must-Visit American Cities for Outdoor Adventure Travel -- Part 1

From the rolling mountains of the Southeast, to the jagged peaks of the West, here's our breakdown of 23 American cities that you should visit at least once in your lifetime.     READ MORE ON: 23 Must-Visit American Cities for Outdoor Adventure Travel -- Part 1 Posted on Sep 5, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

Keep Your Gear Like New: Cleaning, Repair, and Storage Tips

As any outdoor enthusiast knows, gear is expensive. Here's how to keep yours like new, with pro tips on cleaning, repairing, and storing it. READ MORE ON: Keep Your Gear Like New: Cleaning, Repair, and Storage Tips Posted on Sep 5, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

Backcountry Bartender: Searching for the Best Ways to Booze on the Trail

We set out to discover once and for all the best methods of consuming booze in the backcountry. Here is what we learned.  READ MORE ON: Backcountry Bartender: Searching for the Best Ways to Booze on the Trail Posted on Aug 30, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

Geo-Hikes

Learn a bit of geology while hiking in the southwestern USA. Geo-hikes has several events planned for the fall 2019. Learn more. READ MORE ON: Geo-Hikes Posted on Aug 28, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

Ford Ranger Truck Tour

A16 West L.A. is teaming up with with the 2019 Ford Ranger! So stop by, take a tour of the truck and enter to win some cool prizes! August 29 - September 18. READ MORE ON: Ford Ranger Truck Tour Posted on Aug 22, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

7 Reasons Why Utah Olympic Park is a World-Class Destination for Outdoor Lovers

From mountain bike and hiking trails to ropes courses and ziplines, Utah Olympic Park in Park City Utah, is filled with outdoor adventures that make for a great summer getaway. READ MORE ON: 7 Reasons Why Utah Olympic Park is a World-Class Destination for Outdoor Lovers Posted on Aug 12, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

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!    NEW DATE! Thursday, September 5,  A16 San Diego Store
 
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Hiking Mt. Whitney in the Fall--FREE! Posted on Aug 12, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

Banff Mountain Film Festival Fall 2019 Showings

An all new showcase of the best action, travel & adventure films! 
Santa Monica: Sun., Sept. 22
Encinitas: Thu., Sept. 26 and Fri., Sept. 27
San Diego: Sat., Sept. 28 and Sun. Sep. 29
READ MORE ON: Banff Mountain Film Festival Fall 2019 Showings Posted on Aug 8, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

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

All the information about joining the Wilderness Travel Course beginning January 2020 will be provided at this event. For those already registered in WTC 2020, 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
Wednesday, August 14, 2019:  Adventure 16 West Los Angeles Store 

 
READ MORE ON: EVENT Sierra Club Wilderness Travel Course: Preview Night & Alumni Gathering Posted on Aug 8, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

10 Amazing Long Distance Treks Around the World

Here are 10 amazing long distance treks around the world, all of which are over 500-miles long. READ MORE ON: 10 Amazing Long Distance Treks Around the World Posted on Jul 29, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

60 Hikes by 60

 A few weeks following her 59th birthday, Lori Brookes woke up with a revelation: to hike her way to 60 by taking 60 hikes before reaching her 60th birthday. There were no rules, no itinerary, simply to hike with the goal of setting herself up for the next 10-20-30 years. Read on about her journey.  READ MORE ON: 60 Hikes by 60 Posted on Jul 24, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

Come check out the TAXA Cricket Camper

The Cricket camper from TAXA Outdoors is your base camp for outdoor fun!  We'll have it on display so you can explore and learn more about the vehicle.   July 26 - 28: A16 West Los Angeles Store     READ MORE ON: Come check out the TAXA Cricket Camper Posted on Jul 15, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

The Ten Essentials: What They Are and Why You Need Them for Every Hike

What exactly are the Ten Essentials, and why are they so, well, essential? Here, a primer, and why you need them on every hike. READ MORE ON: The Ten Essentials: What They Are and Why You Need Them for Every Hike Posted on Jul 9, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

How to Backpack 38 Miles Through the Sierra Nevada Backcountry

The Mineral King area of Sequoia National Park offers everything which make the Sierras such a special mountain range, with one notable exception—no crowds. Here's how to take a solo 38-mile backpacking trip through its secluded, mountainous glory. READ MORE ON: How to Backpack 38 Miles Through the Sierra Nevada Backcountry Posted on Jun 6, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

An Insider's Guide to Camping Near the Grand Canyon

Camping in the Grand Canyon can be difficult. Luckily, in the surrounding area, there are plenty of world-class camping opportunities that are arguably better than those found in the park itself. READ MORE ON: An Insider's Guide to Camping Near the Grand Canyon Posted on Jun 5, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

5 Reasons to Visit the Eastern Sierra

With premier hiking, skiing, climbing, camping—and natural hot springs where you can soak sore muscles—the Eastern Sierra are worth a trip.  READ MORE ON: 5 Reasons to Visit the Eastern Sierra Posted on May 22, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

Hit The Road: Vans, Nomads and Roadside Adventures

Photo Essay: Vanlifers throwing lifestyle conventions to the wind and heading down the road that never ends... READ MORE ON: Hit The Road: Vans, Nomads and Roadside Adventures Posted on May 13, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

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 19, 2019, 11am-3pm. West Los Angeles    
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Pick Pico Street Fair--FREE! Posted on May 2, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

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.
Thursday, May 30: A16 San Diego Store
Friday, May 31: A16 West L.A. Store
READ MORE ON: EVENT: Whitney in a Day Clinic--FREE! Posted on May 1, 2019 by Adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

The Sharp End of Life: A Mother's Story

Presentation & Booksigning by record-breaking senior athlete, and mother of legendary Free Solo rock climber, Alex Honnold.
Friday, June 7:  A16 West L.A. Store
 
READ MORE ON: The Sharp End of Life: A Mother's Story Posted on May 1, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

10 Amazing (and Attainable) Thru-Hikes Across the Country

Don't have time for a 4-6 month thru-hike? Here are 10 amazing thru-hikes across the country that can all be done in a month or less. READ MORE ON: 10 Amazing (and Attainable) Thru-Hikes Across the Country Posted on Apr 29, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

93 Miles Around Mount Rainier: How to Thru-Hike the Wonderland Trail

Planning a thru-hike of the Wonderland Trail? Here's your guide to Mount Rainier National Park's most epic and all-encompassing footpath. READ MORE ON: 93 Miles Around Mount Rainier: How to Thru-Hike the Wonderland Trail Posted on Apr 29, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images--Book Release

ACSD Annual Celebration

Support Allied Climbers of San Diego at their celebration & fundraiser featuring National Geographic Explorers, Dad and Daughter Mike and Lilliana Libecki.
May 19th, 2019 at Stone Brewing Liberty Station San Diego. 
READ MORE ON: ACSD Annual Celebration Posted on Apr 25, 2019 by adventure 16