Mar 8: Monthly meeting in Rio Linda, sacvalleyequestrianpatrol.com.
Mar 10: Chanoko 50k, 31k & 5-mile Runs, Granite Bay, totalbodyfitness.com or ultrasignup.com.
Mar 10: Cronan Ranch Hikes, 5 – 7-mile guided from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (530)621-1224.
Mar 10: Digital Camera Basics taught by Betty Sederquist in the Coloma/Lotus area. Contact email@example.com or (530)621-1224.
Mar 10: Gold Country Trails Council Spenceville Equestrian Day Ride, motherlodetrails.org.
Mar 11: Women’s Backcountry Navigation with map & compass at Sacramento Valley Conservancy: Deer Creek Hills Nature Preserve 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Mar 11: Total Body Fitness – Mountain Bike Showdown – Country Mountain Bike Racing, motherlodetrails.org.
Mar 12, 19, 26: Auburn Hills Hike: Intermediate, at Railroad Park in Auburn, 6 p.m., meetup.com/hikersandcompany/events.
Mar 14, 21, 28, Apr 4: Riverview Trail 5 – 6-mile Run at 7 a.m., meetup.com/SierraNevadaTrailRunners/events.
Mar 15, 22, 29: Cardiac Bypass Hike & Tailgate (Advanced, Experienced, Intermediate), 6:30 p.m., meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events.
Mar 16 – 18: Golden State Dressage Show at Rancho Murieta, murietaequestriancenter.com/events.
Mar 17: Ruck a Chuck 50k Run – Foresthill, singletrackrunning.com, ultrasignup.com.
Mar 17: Wild & Scenic Film Festival, livefromAuburn.com or parc-auburn.org.
Mar 17 – 18: Snow Camping 101, includes classroom session, snowshoeing 2 – 3 miles, overnight campout, tahoerimtrail.org.
Mar 18: Photographers’ Outing – Shaeffer Summit Ascent at the Sutter Buttes, middlemountainhikes.org.
Mar 18: Nevada City Dirt Classic Mountain Bike Race Series and Practices, motherlodetrails.org.
Mar 21: Divide Horsemen’s Association monthly meeting, divideha.org. Janice Scott – Clinton Anderson “Ambassador”, speaker.
Mar 21: Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association monthly meeting at Loomis Round Table Pizza (eat at 6 p.m.; meet 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.), lbha.us. Introduction to Endurance & Limited Distance Riding with Kelly Williams Stehman, speaker.
Mar 21: Empire Mine Day Ride with Back Country Horsemen Mother Lode Unit, bchcmlu.org.
Mar 21: Cross-Country Ski Trip to Royal Gorge. Contact Stan at 916-216-0923, sierraclub.org/motherlode.
Mar 22: The Pacific Crest Trail – more than one way to do it at Sacramento REI, 7 – 8:30 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Mar 23, Apr 6: Mountain Bike Ride at Hidden Falls, 9 a.m., pending trail conditions, meetup.com/Auburn-Cycling.
Mar 24: Knickerbocker Canyon Trail Run, 35k, ½ marathon, 10k, 5k Runs, Auburn, ultrasignup.com, insidetrail.com.
Mar 24: Tough Mudder Sacramento at the Gibson Ranch in Elverta, sacmag.com.
Mar 24: Knickerbocker Creek 5-mile Guided Hike from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (530)621-1224.
Mar 24: Essential Oils for a Home Apothecary & Natural First Aid Tips. Contact email@example.com or (530)621-1224.
Mar 24: Total Body Fitness – Mountain Bike Sprint Triathlon, Granite Bay, motherlodetrails.org.
Mar 24 – 25: Western Dressage Clinic at Rancho Murieta, murietaequestriancenter.com/events.
Mar 25: Total Body Fitness – Mountain Bike Championship Final Race, Granite Bay, motherlodetrails.org.
Mar 27: Birds of the Tahoe Basin Trail Talk, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., tahoerimtrail.org.
Apr 1: Wilderness Survival: 3-Season Skills at Placer Land Trust: Taylor Ranch Preserve, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Apr 4: Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn (refreshments – 5:45 p.m.; meeting – 6:15 p.m.), canyonkeepers.org. Speakers Jim and Linda will talk about their cross-country and international bicycle touring trips, and provide tips to planning future trips.
Apr 7: American River 25-mile & 50-mile Endurance Run, Folsom, ar50mile.com
Apr 11: Everyday Trails Talk provides a panel of TRTA experts to assist in choosing the right trail destination for your next event, 6 – 7 p.m., tahoerimtrail.org., at El Dorado County South Lake Tahoe Library.
Apr 11 – 15: 69th Annual Arabian & ½ Arabian and 10th Annual Double Exposure Show at Rancho Murieta, murietaequestrianevents.com/events.
Apr 14: Placerville Path Run, 13.1 mile, 10 & 5k Runs, tctruns.com.
Apr 14: K2 Challenge Run, Auburn, singletrackrunning.com. 4 mph pace for 6 hours or “out”.
Apr 14 – 15: Wilderness First Aid with Wilderness Medicine Class at TRTA office at Stateline in Nevada, tahoerimtrail.org.
Apr 15: Salmon Falls 4 – 5-mile guided ranch hike near Salmon Falls Bridge, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apr 18: Divide Horsemen’s Association monthly meeting, divideha.org. Jeff Horn from BLM, speaker.
Apr 18: Gold Country Trails Council Lone Grave Trail Workday, Nevada City, motherlodetrails.org.
Apr 18: Escape from Prison Hill Trail Races – ½ marathon, 5 & 10k Runs in Carson City, tahoemtnmilers.org.
Apr 18: The Shortest Straw: Search & Rescue in the High Sierra. Based on his new book, Dean Rosnau – SAR professional, will give a presentation from 6:30 – 8 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Apr 21: American River Classic 50-mile Endurance Ride (and 25-mile limited distance ride), aerc.org.
Apr 21: Folsom Lake 50k, 35k, 13.1 mile & 10k Trail Runs, insidetrail.com.
Apr 21: Sierra Century 41, 65, 102 & 122-mile Bike Rides through El Dorado County, granfondo.com/events.
Apr 27 – 29: Back Country Horsemen Ca Motherlode Unit Pack Clinic at Dru Barner Campground in Georgetown, bchcmlu.org.
Apr 28: Bat Research Outing at the Sutter Buttes, middlemountainhikes.org.
Apr 28 – 29: Canyons Endurance Runs – 100-mile, 50-mile & 25k, runscanyons.com, auburnendurancecapital.com.
May 2: Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn (refreshments – 5:45 p.m.; meeting – 6:15 p.m.), canyonkeepers.org. Speaker Ben Ransom, PCWA’s senior scientist will share photos of the aftermath of the King Fire.
May 12: Trail Run at Sly Park, tctruns.com.
May 26 – 28: Western States 100 Training Run, Robinson’s Flat to Auburn, wser.org.
Jun 8 – 10: Western States Horse Expo, Sacramento, horseexpo.com.
Jun 23 – 24: Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run, wser.org.
Jul 29: Pioneer Spirit 50 mile Run in Cool, singletrackrunning.com.
Sep 20 – 23: Draft Horse Classic at Nevada County Fairgrounds, nevadacountyfairgrounds.com.