Outdoor Lover's Guide

Posted by Adventure 16 | 02.12.2015

Gaze at the stars, toast s'mores on the campfire, visit a wolf habitat, hike a preserve...
Ideas for Valentine's Day Weekend and Beyond

couple taking a selfie

a sunset on the beachOUTDOOR DATE IDEAS: Los Angeles Area
--Los Angeles Date Ideas
--Discover Los Angeles 100 Outdoor Date Ideas
--Outdoor Date Ideas--Geared towards fall, but still good
--Have a Beach Bonfire
--Go indoor Climbing or Bouldering
--13 Outdoor Dates in Los Angeles 

--SanDiego.org 25 Fun Free Things to Do in San Diego
--San Diego Magazine 10 Outside Activities in San Diego 
--20 of San Diego's Most Romantic Places
--Rent a convertible and go on San Diego's 59-Mile Scenic Drive
--San Diego Fun Outdoor Sports & Activities
--Play Disc Golf, Walk Some Cool Bridges, Hike Noble Canyon
--Have a Bonfire at the Beach
--Go indoor Rock Climbing or Bouldering (Be sure to check out Grotto Climbing & Yoga, which is missing from this list.)

I heart parks logoROMANCE IN THE PARKS Download the New "I Heart Parks" Guide:  Favorite parks for romantic adventures.
Coast to coast, the national parks offer hundreds of opportunities to make lasting memories with the one you love. Cute YouTube video


Want a ceremony that reflects your passion for the outdoors? Here's everything you need to know to pull off a wilderness wedding from Backpacker Magazine.


campfire at TwilightUNIQUE PLACES TO TIE THE KNOT in STATE PARKS From the famous Wedding Rock at Patrick’s Point State Park to the historic gardens at Empire Mine State Historic Park to the bluffs at Crystal Cove State Park, many couples choose state parks to be the place where they say "I do." 

HONEYMOON GLAMPING SPOTSEl Capitan Canyon , Treebones Resort, Sequoia High Sierra Camp, Crystal Cove Beach Cottages

NEED SOMEONE TO MARRY YOU IN THE WILDERNESS? Get a friend to become an ordained minister! It’s easy, free, and can be done online in minutes! P. S. Many mountain guides, such as Kurt Wedberg of Sierra Mountaineering International, are ordained ministers. (Even A16’s President boasts the title!)