A Treasure Lost and FoundTucked away in a dusty cabinet, a photograph and hand-written note still have a story to tell--17 years late. READ MORE ON: A Treasure Lost and Found Posted on Feb 5, 2020 by adventure 16
Available for Hire!If you're looking to employ fun, smart, extraordinary people that can take your business interactions from ordinary to legendary, A16ers are available for hire! Contact us today! READ MORE ON: Available for Hire! Posted on Jan 28, 2020 by https://www.adventure16.com/blog/available-for-hire
WAYNE GREGORY Private Collection Pack SaleDon't miss the rare opportunity to meet Wayne Gregory, Founder of Gregory Packs, and learn about his career as a pack designer and his time as A16's 2nd employee!
A16 San Diego Store
Saturday, January 25: 11:00am - 4pm READ MORE ON: WAYNE GREGORY Private Collection Pack Sale Posted on Jan 13, 2020 by adventure 16
Remember when A16 San Diego had a Bigfoot display?In the spring of 2014, a ruckus was caused when A16 San Diego Sales Associate, Danny Palma, lugged in a plaster cast of a 13” humanoid footprint. Was it a Sasquatch print or some kind of elaborate fake? Read on... READ MORE ON: Remember when A16 San Diego had a Bigfoot display? Posted on Jan 8, 2020 by adventure 16
A16 Antiquity Sale & Silent AuctionCome in during this final sale and take home a piece of Adventure 16! We are selling our unique and extensive collection of outdoorsy fixtures, signs, graphics and antiquities.
SAN DIEGO: Tuesday, Jan 21 -- Saturday, Jan. 25 READ MORE ON: A16 Antiquity Sale & Silent Auction Posted on Jan 7, 2020 by adventure 16
BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2020READ MORE ON: BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2020 Posted on Dec 31, 2019 by adventure 16
Adventure 16 is CLOSED FOR BUSINESSThe End of an Era
After 57 years, it's time to strike camp and move on. The stores are now closed but please come to our memorabalia and antiquity sale. Jan 21 - 25 in San Diego. READ MORE ON: Adventure 16 is CLOSED FOR BUSINESS Posted on Dec 17, 2019 by adventure16
Dutch Oven TurkeyDutch Oven Recipes & Tips for a Holiday Feast
Read More > READ MORE ON: Dutch Oven Turkey Posted on Nov 19, 2019 by Adventure 16
Day Hiking Los Angeles--Booksigning and Chat by Author Casey SchreinerCasey Schreiner, the Founder of the popular outdoor website Modern Hiker, will be in-store at West L.A. Adventure 16 to sell and sign copies of his book “Day Hiking: Los Angeles” and chat about hiking. READ MORE ON: Day Hiking Los Angeles--Booksigning and Chat by Author Casey Schreiner Posted on Nov 13, 2019 by adventure 16
United by Blue Warehouse Sale & Cleanup EventUnited By Blue's mission is to remove a pound of trash from our world's waterways for every product sold. Take part in the mission at the Cleanup and Warehouse Sale Weekend in partnership with Adventure 16 West L.A. and Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve.
December 6 - 8 READ MORE ON: United by Blue Warehouse Sale & Cleanup Event Posted on Nov 12, 2019 by adventure 16
Free Solo Movie Screening--FREE!FREE SOLO is an edge-of-your seat thriller and an inspiring portrait of an athlete who challenges both his body and his beliefs on a quest to triumph over the impossible, revealing the personal toll of excellence.
Adventure 16 West Los Angeles Store
Friday, November 8, 7pm READ MORE ON: Free Solo Movie Screening--FREE! Posted on Nov 4, 2019 by adventure 16
Backpacker Radio MeetupCome hang with the Backpacker Radio crew and local SoCal backpacking enthusiasts for a night of good company and altruism.
October 30, 6 - 9pm: The High Dive 1801 Morena Blvd, San Diego, California 92110 READ MORE ON: Backpacker Radio Meetup Posted on Oct 9, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Wilderness Basics Course 2020 - A Life Changing ExperienceHave you always been interested in exploring San Diego’s backcountry? Come join us to learn more about the Wilderness Basics Course (WBC). Thursday, October 24: A16 San Diego Store READ MORE ON: EVENT: Wilderness Basics Course 2020 - A Life Changing Experience Posted on Oct 1, 2019 by Adventure 16
How to Make Your Life Adventure ReadyIt's not always easy, but if you use these simple, tested techniques to keep your life adventure prepped, you'll be able to get out the door (and into the backcountry) with minimal fuss. READ MORE ON: How to Make Your Life Adventure Ready Posted on Sep 30, 2019 by adventure 16
Event: Exploring Croatia, Slovenia, Slovakia & the Dolomites of Northern Italy with Gary ScottAward winning travel and walking guide Gary Peter Scott (GPS) will share photos, stories and travel tips for exploring some of the most stunning, fascinating and less traveled destinations in Europe. You’ll be inspired to get out there and travel more or maybe even join him on one of his award winning trips.
Thursday, November 14: A16 San Diego Store
Friday, November 15: A16 West LA Store READ MORE ON: Event: Exploring Croatia, Slovenia, Slovakia & the Dolomites of Northern Italy with Gary Scott Posted on Sep 24, 2019 by Adventure 16
Hiking the Tracks to the Goat Canyon TrestleTake a virtual hike through 16 tunnels and many small trestles while experiencing the breathtaking views in the Gorge and learning the stories behind abandoned tunnels, de-railed cars, and old construction campsites observed on the way along the historic “Impossible Railroad.” Thursday, October 10: A16 San Diego Store READ MORE ON: Hiking the Tracks to the Goat Canyon Trestle Posted on Sep 23, 2019 by adventure 16
Backpacker 2019 Get Out More Tour--FREE!Join Backpacker’s Get Out More all-star ambassador Randy Propster for an engaging 90-minute seminar full of trail tested tips, regional trip advice and outdoor gear!
READ MORE ON: Backpacker 2019 Get Out More Tour--FREE! Posted on Sep 19, 2019 by Adventure 16
Climb Smart 20193 Days of Climbing, networking, education, stewardship and FUN! October 18 - 20--Joshua Tree National Park READ MORE ON: Climb Smart 2019 Posted on Sep 19, 2019 by adventure 16
EVENT: Stories Behind the Images by Corey Rich--Book ReleaseCorey 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 by Corey Rich--Book Release Posted on Sep 16, 2019 by Adventure 16
Keep Your Gear Like New: Cleaning, Repair, and Storage TipsAs 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
Geo-HikesLearn 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
Ford Ranger Truck TourA16 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
Banff Mountain Film Festival Fall 2019 Showings
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 Sierra Club Wilderness Travel Course: Preview Night & Alumni GatheringAll 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:
READ MORE ON: EVENT Sierra Club Wilderness Travel Course: Preview Night & Alumni Gathering Posted on Aug 8, 2019 by Adventure 16