Some people say that Beale is in the heart of nowhere -- we know better. Beale AFB is actually located right in the heart of California’s most popular destinations. Beale’s Outdoor Adventure Center and ITT office offer loads of fantastic tours each month.
Here a just a few of their great trips:
We offer dozens of discounted tickets to some of California's most popular venues:
Bacon and Beer Festival
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Cost: $35 for adults ages 15 and up (General Admission and Transportation)
$15 for children ages 6-14
Sign-up Deadline: June 13
Give dad what he really wants for Father's Day...bacon, beer, and bands! Includes one day general admission (does not include beer or food tastings), all stage events, and band performances. Chef, restaurateur, author, and host of Diners, Drive-Ins, & Dives Guy Fieri will be appearing on stage both days as Honorary Emcee of the Baconfest Cooking Contests. Events, music, and entertainment will include a bacon-eating contest, cooking contest, pig races, live music on two stages, cooking demos, arts & crafts vendors, pumpkin blasters, Dell'Osso Express Train and plenty of free Kiddieland attractions to choose from. There will be bacon and beer everywhere with twenty bacon-inspired food vendors and twenty micro breweries on-site! Drive time: 2-2.5 hours.
San Francisco/Pier 39
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cost: $35 for adults, $15 for children 12 and under
Sign-up Deadline: July 22
We will drop you off at Pier 39 and Fisherman's Wharf, where you can shop, tour Alcatraz, take a bay cruise under the Golden Gate Bridge, or catch a bus, trolley, or taxi to explore Chinatown, Japantown, Union Square, North Beach -- the Little Italy of the City, or the Coit Towert. Want something a bit quirkier? Check out Haight Ashbury district where the sixties have never died! San Francisco is full of great landmarks and things to do! If you would like to tour Alcatraz, we highly recommend you contact www.alcatrazcruises.com and pre-purchase tickets well in advance for a time of 12:00 pm or later. This tour will depart San Francisco around 8:00 pm.
Monterey Bay Whale Watching
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cost: $68 for adults 13 years & older, $50 for children 5-12
Sign-up deadline: NLT July 11
An exciting 3-hour trip boarded a chartered boat for a perfect escape from the valley heat! It will depart from the Monterey Bay Wharf at 2:00 pm and take you out to the bay where you will have the opportunity to view the Humpback and Blue Whales as they migrate to central California waters each year.
Sacramento RiverTrain's Great Train Robbery
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sign-up Deadline: No later than July 14
Join us for a 3 and 1/2 relaxing train ride over the Fremont Trestle and through the countryside...however, keep an eye out for outlaws who tend to hide out along the tracks! Fortunately, there is a Marshall on board to keep things safe. More often than not, he has to teach those outlaws a lesson! About half-way through, we will disembark the rain to enjoy a western-style barbecue by the river. While there is seating at the park, it is suggest you also bring a blanket in case you want to picnic on the shady grass. Trip pricing includes: transportation, train ride, BBQ lunch and a show *Deadline strictly enforced.
Pier 39/Alcatraz Night Tour
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Sign-up Deadline: NLT July 17th
The ITT has scheduled another Alcatraz Night Tour by popular demand! SPACE IS LIMITED, sign up early to secure your spot(s). Explore all that Pier 39 and Fisherman's Wharf has to offer for a few hours before meeting up with the rest of the trip-goers at 5:30 pm to board the ferry that will take you to Alcatraz's 6:30 pm tour. Enjoy a sunset-highlighted beauty of the Island during the evening while learning about its rich history and residents. This tour includes roundtrip ferry transportation, a guided tour from Dock to Cellhouse, the Cellhouse Audio Tour, a keepsake souvenir brochure, and a variety of special programs and presentations offered only at night. Drive time: 3 hours one way.