August 2011 Calendar
Aug 2nd: Auburn State Recreation Area Canyon Keepers monthly meeting, 6:15p.m. at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn, www.canyonkeepers.org. Gary Noy will speak on “The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology”.
Aug 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th: Riding Lessons with Russ at Cool Hills Ranch, 10:00a.m. – noon, trail ride after. Contact Russ at 503-550-4097.
Aug 6th: “Off to a Great Start” 5K and 10K Fun Run/Walk at Garden Valley Park, 9:00a.m. Event includes other activities and celebrates & benefits Breastfeeding Week.
Aug 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th: Group Trail Training Runs, 7:30a.m., www.auburnrunningcompany.blogspot.com.
Aug 6th: 31st Squaw Valley Run (3.4 mile climb from base to High Camp), 9:00a.m., www.squawmountainrun.com.
Aug 6th – 7th: Health & Fitness Expo at the Gold Country Fairgrounds, Auburn 9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m., www.norcalallsports.com.
Aug 7th, 14th, 21st: Cool Cycling Club Breakfast Road Bike Ride, 9:00a.m. Meet at ALT 3rd gate. Contact John at 530-885-8661 or www.meetup.com/coolcyclingclub. Helmets required.
Aug 11th: Cool Cycling Club Monthly Potluck Meeting at 6:30p.m., www.meetup.com/coolcyclingclub.
Aug 11th: Upper South Fork American River Cleanup Day, 9:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 530-621-1224.
Aug 13th – 14th: Volunteer with Pacific Crest Trail Association at Echo Lake, 6:00a.m. – 8:00p.m. Contact Merrit at 916-285-1838 or email@example.com.
Aug 14th: Desolation Wilderness – Lyon’s Trailhead 10 Mile Hike with Tony Cervantes, 8:00a.m. – 3:00p.m. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 530-621-1224.
Aug 16th: Gold Country Endurance Riders monthly meeting; 6:00p.m. – dinner, 7:00p.m. – meeting, www.gcer.org.
Aug 16th: Victory Velo Basic Bicycle Maintenance & Roadside Repair, 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. Contact Isaac in advance at 530-885-3986 or email@example.com.
Aug 18th: Five Star Trails: Lake Tahoe, 7:00p.m. – 8:30p.m. at Folsom REI. Jordan Summers, author, talks about hikes in Desolation, Mt. Rose, Granite Chief, Mokelumne Wildnerness and the Pacific Crest Trail. Preregister at 916-817-8944.
Aug 19th: Pacific Crest Trail training hike, 8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m. Register on-line at www.rei.com, Roseville event.
Aug 19th: Auburn State Recreation Area Hike, 8:00a.m. – 10:00a.m. Meet at the Confluence. For info, www.sacramentotrailmix.com.
Aug 20th: FATRAC Try the Divide mountain bike ride, 9:00a.m. – noon. Meet at Foresthill Divide Loop Trail. Contact Craig at 916-212-9517 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug 20th – 21st: Volunteer with Pacific Crest Trail Association at Echo Lake, 6:00a.m. – 8:00p.m. Contact Merrit at 916-285-1838 or email@example.com.
Aug 20th – 21st: Lake Tahoe’s All Women’s Sport Camp – running, cycling, & stand up paddling with world class female athletes, www.allwomensportcamp.com.
Aug 21st: Run on the Sly 50K, 20m, 8m Run, www.ultrasignup.com.
Aug 27th: Taste of the Divide at Cool Feed and Ranch Supply.
Aug 27th: “Red Hot Summer Dance Party” hosted by Friends of the Bayley House.
Aug 30th: Victory Velo Intermediate Bicycle Maintenance & Roadside Repair, 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. Contact Isaac in advance at 885-3986 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sep 3rd, 4th: Camp Far West 30/50 2-day endurance ride, www.aerc.org.
Sep 24th: Sierra Nevada Endurance Runs 50m, marathon, 12k, www.www.ultrasignup.com.
Oct: Rescue Run 10K & 20K Fun Run benefiting Placer County Mountain Rescue Team, www.sierrapacificendurance.com.
Oct 1st: Gold Country Trail Runs 34Mi, 21Mi, 25K, 8Mi, www.sntrailruns.com.
Oct 1st: The Coolest Ride and Tie; 25 – 18 – 13 – 5 Mile Ride & Tie. Contact Frank or Linda at email@example.com.
Oct 6th: EDETF General meeting.
Oct 8th – 9th: Tevis 100 Mile in 1 Day Ride, www.teviscup.org.
Oct 14th: Placer Farm & Barn Tour, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct 15th: Rock’n River 50 Mile Run, www.rocknriver50.com.
Oct 29th: Jenkinson’s Lake Fall Trail Runs 34Mi/25.5Mi/17Mi/8.5Mi Runs, www.sntrailruns.com.
Nov 12th: Folsom Pt. Trail Runs 50K/22Mi/25K/7Mi, www.sntrailruns.com.