Experts will share tips on exploring Yosemite National Park and making the most of your adventures, including hiking, backpacking, rock climbing and bird watching.
When, where: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the REI store in Woodland Hills, 6220 Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Admission, info: Free. (818) 703-5300
Get a comprehensive overview of avalanches, how they happen, how to travel in avalanche terrain, what conditions cause concern and what to do if you or your partner is caught in an avalanche.
When, where: 6:30 p.m Thursday at the Adventure 16 store in Tarzana, 5425 Reseda Blvd., and Friday at the Los Angeles store, 11161 W. Pico Blvd.
Admission, info: Free. (818) 345-4266 for Tarzana; (310) 473-4574 for Los Angeles.