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5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

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
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Zion National Park's 'Secret' Trails

Utah'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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

National Parks Too Crowded? Visit These Nearby National Forests Instead

National 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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

8 Adventure-Filled Mountain Towns to Visit This Summer

While 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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

A16 3-Peak Challenge Alternate Routes

ALTERNATE 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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

Insider's Guide to Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park

Explore 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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

A16vanlife - Utah to Tennessee

A16'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
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8 of the Best Hikes Near Bishop

California, 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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

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
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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
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Camping, Hiking and Climbing at El Capitan State Beach 6/1/18-6/4/18

by Ryan Pinza
Sales Associate, A16 West Los Angeles
 
READ MORE ON: Camping, Hiking and Climbing at El Capitan State Beach 6/1/18-6/4/18 Posted on Jun 18, 2018 by Adventure 16
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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
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How to Have an Adventure-Filled Road Trip Through Southern Utah and Colorado

Beginning 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
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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
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Eagle Creek Cargo Hauler 60L Duffel - A Long Term Review

A16 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
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

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
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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
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10 Must-Do Hikes in the Mountain West

From sublime canyons, backcountry skylines, to alpine lakes, these must-do hikes in the Mountain West should be on any adventurer's bucket list. READ MORE ON: 10 Must-Do Hikes in the Mountain West Posted on May 15, 2018 by Adventure 16
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Hiking Mt. Baldy via Ski Hut Trail

This hike takes you up past waterfalls, granitic cliffs, an old ski cabin, and culminates at the summit of the tallest mountain in the San Gabriel Mountains. READ MORE ON: Hiking Mt. Baldy via Ski Hut Trail Posted on May 14, 2018 by Adventure 16
5 Things to Know If You're Planning a Trip to the Lost Coast

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
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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