Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

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December Calendar

Dec 3rd: Greenwood Creek Hike, 9:30a.m. – 1:00p.m.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or 530-621-1224.

Dec 3rd: Michigan Bluff to Deadwood Some Exploring Then On To the Devil’s Thumb, 7:00a.m., www.meetup.com/hikersandcompany.

Dec 3rd: Backcountry Skills, 8:30a.m. – 4:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.

Dec 3rd, 10th, 17th: Riding Lessons with Russ Grossman at Cool Hills Ranch (Sat:  group lessons 9:00a.m. – noon).  Contact Russ at 530-305-1977 or russ@russgrossman.com.

Dec 4th: REI Used Gear Sale – Roseville, 10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Dec 4th: California International Marathon, www.runcim.org.

Dec 6th, 20th: Training Hill Hike, 5:30p.m., www.meetup.com/sachikinggroups/events.

Dec 7th: Fundamentals of Map & Compass, 6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.

Dec 9th: Training Hill to Cool Hike, 6:00p.m., www.meetup.com/hikersandcompany.

Dec 10th: REI Used Gear Sale – Folsom, 10:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.

Dec 10th: DHA/EDETF Combined Holiday Party at the American River Pizza & Grill in Cool, 5:00p.m.

Dec 10th: Winter Craft Faire at the Bayley House, Pilot Hill, 9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.

Dec 10th: Cronan Ranch Hike, www.sierraclub.org.  Contact Mike at greatstuff959@hotmail.com or 916-966-0531.

Dec 10th: Intro to Outdoor Photo Composition, 9:30a.m. – 2:30p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.

Dec 10th: Foresthill Divide Loop Trail FATRAC Trail Work Day, 9:00a.m. – 1:30p.m.  Contact Bert at bpierroz@sprintmail.com or 916-261-3485.

Dec 12th, 26th: Western States Connector Trail Hike, 5:30p.m., www.meetup.com/sachikinggroups/events.

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

Dec 14th, 28th: Upper Stagecoach Trail to Kick A** Hills to Foresthill Bridge Loop Hike, 5:30p.m., www.meetup.com/sachikinggroups/events.

Dec 17th: Wakamatsu/Gold Hill walk and tour, 10:00a.m. – noon.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or 530-621-1224.

Dec 17th, 21st, 28th: Intro to Snowshoeing, 8:00a.m. – Folsom (29th, 31st – Roseville), www.rei.com/outdoorschool.

Dec 17th: FATRAC Try the Divide Mountain Bike Ride, 9:00a.m. – noon.  Meet at Foresthill Divide Loop Trail.  Contact Craig at 916-212-9517 or cwilson@sanjuan.edu.

Dec 21st: Olmstead Loop – Lukens Mine Trail Hike (seniors), www.sierraclub.org.  Contact Sheila at 530-886-0673.

Dec 27th: Family Snowshoeing, 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.

Dec 28th: Fundamentals of GPS Navigation, 6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.

Dec 28th: the movie War Horse is released to theaters.

Upcoming Events:

Jan 1st: Resolution Run, Auburn Overlook, www.active.com.

Jan 1st: Gold Country Endurance Riders potluck/meeting, 2:00p.m. at Milestone Saloon in Cool, www.gcer.org.

Feb 9th – 13th: UC Davis Reproduction Short Course,


Feb 25th: American Canyon 15K/25K/50K Ultra Marathon & Trail Race, www.ultrasignup.com.

Feb 25th: Cool Trail Runs, 50K/20M/25K/10K, www.sntrailruns.com.

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