Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events


July Calendar

Jul 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th:  Bella Fiore’s Ladies American River bike ride, 9:00a.m.  Contact Leslie at 916-261-1297 or LAmsberry@aol.com, www.bicycleemporium.com.

Jul 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th:  Riding Lessons with Russ at Cool Hills Ranch, 10:00a.m. – noon, trail ride after.  Contact Russ at 503-550-4097.

Jul 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th:  Trail Running, 7:30a.m., www.auburnrunningcompany.blogspot.com.     

Jul 2nd:  29th Annual Gold Country 30/50 Mile Endurance Ride at Dru Barner Equestrian Campground – Georgetown, www.gcer.org, www.aerc.org.

Jul 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th:  Auburn State Recreation Area Hike Series, 8:00a.m -10:00a.m., www.sacramentotrailmix.com.     

Jul 3rd, 10th, 17th:   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.

Jul 5th:  Trans-Sierra Trek Clinic at REI Roseville, 7:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.  Learn how to plan and complete the 75 mile hike across Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks to Mt. Whitney, www.rei.com.      

Jul 5th:  Auburn State Recreation Area Canyon Keepers monthly meeting, 6:15p.m. at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn, www.canyonkeepers.org.  Speaker, Nolan Smith, will talk about Petroglyphs of the American River Middle Fork.

Jul 6th – 17th:  World Masters Track Championships – Sacramento, www.wma2011.com.

Jul 8th – 10th:  ReBalance (Horse) Clinic with Zsuzsu, www.rebalancesaddlefitting.com or www.coolhillsranch.com.

Jul 9th:  FATRAC Trail Work at the Auburn State Recreation Area, 8:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.  Contact Bert at 916-261-3485 or bpierroz@sprintmail.com.      

Jul 12th:  Gold Country Endurance Riders monthly meeting; 6:00p.m. – dinner, 7:00p.m. – meeting, www.gcer.org.

Jul 12th:   Victory Velo Basic Bicycle Maintenance & Roadside Repair, 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.  Contact Isaac in advance at 530-885-3986 or inc123g@gmail.com.

Jul 14th:  Cool Cycling Club Monthly Potluck Meeting at 6:30p.m., www.meetup.com/coolcyclingclub.

Jul 15th – 17th:  Tevis Education Ride, www.teviscup.org.

Jul 15th:  Hiking the Sierra’s Best Secrets, 8:00a.m.  Explore lesser known majestic hikes & learn about natural history, www.rei.com.

Jul 16th:  FATRAC Try the Divide mountain bike ride, 8:00a.m. – noon.  Meet at Foresthill Divide Loop Trail.  Contact Craig at 916-212-9517 or cwilson@sanjuan.edu.    

Jul 16th:  French Meadows Nature Hike, 8:00a.m. – 5:30p.m.  Hike through Duncan Canyon to see the growth since the Star Fire.  Pre-register at 530-621-1224 or with julie@arconservancy.org.

Jul 16th:  Wakamatsu/Gold Hill Walk & Tour, 8:00a.m. – 10:00a.m.  Pre-register with julie@arconservancy.org or530- 621-1224.    

Jul 16th:  El Dorado Equestrian Trails Foundation Annual Fun Ride Fundraiser at Dru Barner Equestrian Campground – Georgetown, www.edetf.net.

Jul 16th – 17th:  Cool Moon 100Mi, 24Hr, 12 Hr Day & Night, 10K Runs – Cool, www.sntrailruns.com.

Jul 18th:  Lower South Fork American River Cleanup Day (by raft/boat), 9:00a.m. – 2:00p.m.  Pre-register with julie@arconservancy.org or 530-621-1224.  Volunteers should have own raft/boat and gear.

Jul 20th – 31st:  Divide Horsemen’s Association All Girls Campout at Sly Park Equestrian Campground.  Contact Julie at andertcatch@live.com or 916-217-2066.  Limited to 16 riders.    

Jul 23rd:  Cool Summer Duathlon 10K Run – 30K Bike – 10K Run or 2-person Relay – Olmstead Loop, www.sierrapacificendurance.com or www.ultrasignup.com.

Jul 23rd:  38th Annual Eppie’s Great Race – American River Parkway, www.thegreatrace.org.  Run 5.82 miles – bike 12.5 miles – paddle 6.35 miles.

Jul 26th:  Victory Velo Intermediate Bicycle Maintenance & Roadside Repair, 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.  Contact Isaac in advance at 530-885-3986 or inc123g@gmail.com.

July 29th – 31st:  DHA All girls-horse campout at Sly Park Equestrian Campground.  Contact Julie at andercatch@live.com or 916-217-2066.   

Jul 30th:  1st Annual Snow Tent Slide Ride & Tie, Nevada City, www.rideandtie.org.

Jul 31st:  Fleet Feet Sacramento Blood Sweat & Beers 10.4 Mile and 5.7 Mile Runs, Auburn.  Event caters to novice trail runners, www.ultrasignup.com.

Jul 31st:  Kayak basics at Lake Natoma, 2:00p.m. – 6:00p.m.  Pre-register at 530-621-1224 or julie@arconservancy.org.  “Test drive” kayaks and learn how to paddle.

Jul 31st:  Pacific Crest Trail Training Hike, 8:00a.m.  Learn about hiking equipment, hydration & nutrition, www.rei.com.     

Upcoming Events:

Aug 6th:  NATRC Competitive Trail Ride, Georgetown.  Contact Helen at 530-333-4364 or hsteenman@yahoo.com or www.natrcregion1.org.

Aug 14th – 18th:  Pt. Reyes Catered Horse/Rider Campout at Stewarts Ranch.  Contact DHA members Jeanne at cooltrails@hotmail.com or Carol at cwade2@comcast.net

Aug 20th – 23rd:  Euer Valley – Jerry Tindell Trail Clinic – Catered Campout.  Contact DHA member Claudia at cbolton@northstarsls.org or 530-305-7013, www.jerrytindell.com.

Aug 21st:  Run on the Sly 50K, 20m, 8m Run, www.ultrasignup.com.     

Aug 27th:  Taste of the Divide at Cool Feed.

Aug 27th:  “Red Hot Summer Dance Party” hosted by Friends of the Bayley House.

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 1st:  Gold Country Trail Runs 23Mi, 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 coolgalinda@sbcglobal.net

Oct 6th:  EDETF General meeting. 

Oct 8th – 9th:  Tevis 100 Mile in 1 Day Ride, www.teviscup.org.       

Oct 15th:  Rock’n River 50 Mile Run, www.rocknriver50.com.

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