Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

 April Calendar

 

Apr 10:  Bike Maintenance: Trail & Roadside Repairs, 7 – 8:30 p.m. in Roseville, rei.com/outdoorschool.

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, Half Arabian and 10th Annual Double Exposure Show at Rancho Murieta, murietaequestrianevents.com/events.

Apr 12:  Monthly meeting in Rio Linda, sacvalleyequestrianpatrol.com.

Apr 12, 19, 25, May 2, 9:  Riverview Trail 5 – 6-mile Run at 7 a.m., meetup.com/SierraNevadaTrailRunners/events.

Apr 12, 19, 26:  Cardiac Bypass Hike & Tailgate (Advanced, Experienced, Intermediate), 6:30 p.m., meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events.

Apr 14:  A Day Hike to Tinker Knob, meetup.com/Sierra-Foothill-Hikers.

Apr 14:  Placerville Path 13.1 mile, 10 & 5k Runs, tctruns.com.

Apr 14:  K2 Challenge Run, Auburn, singletrackrunning.com or ultrasignup.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:  Birds in the (Sutter) Buttes, middlemountainhikes.org.

Apr 15:  Salmon Falls 4 – 5-mile ranch hike near Salmon Falls Bridge, guided by Bill Jensen, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Contact julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Apr 15, 28:  Sierra Single-track guided mountain bike Ride at Nevada City’s Harmony Ridge, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Apr 18:  Divide Horsemen’s Association monthly meeting, divideha.org.  Janice Scott – Clinton Anderson “Ambassador”, 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 18:  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.

Apr 18:  Knickerbocker Creek/Olmstead Loop Area Hike.  Contact Sheila at 886-0673 or canyonkeepers.org.

Apr 18, 28:  Acorn Creek Trail Work Day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Contact Taylor at stewardship@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Apr 19:  Desolation Wilderness – Planning Your Next Adventure, Sacramento at 7 – 8:30 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Apr 20 – 22:  Tindell’s Horse & Mule School Intermediate/Advanced Clinic, (530)887-8870, (530)570-0364, jerrytindell.com.

Apr 20, May 4:  Mountain Bike Ride at Hidden Falls, 9 a.m., pending trail conditions, meetup.com/Auburn-Cycling.

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 or ultrasignup.com.

Apr 21:  Sierra Century 41, 65, 102 & 122-mile Bike Rides through El Dorado County, granfondo.com/events.

Apr 21, 22:  Cowboy Dressage at Rancho Murieta, murietaequestriancenter.com.

Apr 22:  Women’s Intro to Mountain Biking – Level 1, at Folsom Lake SRA 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Apr 22:  Spring Bird Walk at Acorn Creek Trailhead, 7:30 – 11 a.m.  Led by Tim and Angela Jackson.  Contact julie@arconservancy.org or 621-1224.

Apr 22:  Cronan Ranch 5 – 7-mile Hike led by Amy, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Contact julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Apr 23, 30:  Auburn Hills Hike: Intermediate, at Railroad Park in Auburn, 6 p.m., meetup.com/hikersandcompany/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:  25th Anniversary Sacramento SPCA Doggy Dash at William Land Park, 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.  Proceeds provide medical care to sick and injured animals, sacmag.com.

Apr 28:  Canyons Endurance Runs – 100k, 50k & 25k, runscanyons.com, auburnendurancecapital.com, ultrasignup.com.

Apr 28:  Parkway Half Marathon, 5k, Kid’s Otter Dash, Virtual ½ marathon, Carmichael, ultrasignup.com.

Apr 28:  The Great Auburn Epic Race Cross-Country Mountain Bike Race in Auburn State Recreation Area, totalbodyfitness.com and motherlodetrails.org.

Apr 28:  Lake Clementine 6-mile Hike, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Led by Naturalist – Donna.  Contact julie@arconservancy.org or 621-1224.

Apr 29:  Leoni Meadows Trail Series, ½ marathon, 5k, .75 miler Runs, Grizzly Flats, ultrasignup.com.

Apr 29:  REI Trail Run – Magnolia Ranch Dirt Circuit, 8:30 – 11 a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Apr 29:  Intro to Lead Rock Climbing – Level 3, at Auburn SRA 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

May 1:  Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn (refreshments – 5:45 p.m.; meeting – 6:15 p.m.), canyonkeepers.org.

May 1:  Day Hike ASRA Confluence Long Loop 7-mile, 9 a.m., meetup.com/Sacramento-Sierra-Club/events.

May 4:  Grand Opening – Acorn Creek Trailhead Ribbon Cutting, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Must contact Taylor at stewardship@arconservancy.org or 621-1224 beforehand.  Multi-use trail will accommodate hikers – mountain bikers – horseback riders.

May 5:  Folsom Lake Falcon Crest 13.1, 8-mile, 10 & 5k Trail Runs, tctruns.com.

May 9:  Gold Country Trails Council (Cronan Ranch Day) Horseback Ride, motherlodetrails.org.

May 27:  GDETF Annual Fun(d) Ride, gdetf.com.

 

Upcoming Months:

 

May 12:  Trail Runs at Sly Park, tctruns.com.

May 17:  Flemming Meadows Day Ride in Pollock Pines with Back Country Horsemen Mother Lode Unit, bchcmlu.org.

May 18 – 20:  Tevis Family Fun Horseback Ride, Foresthill, motherlodetrails.org.

May 19:  Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association Tack Swap at Loomis Basin Arena, lbha.us.

May 19:  Coloma River Run 10 mile, 10k, 5k Runs, ultrasignup.com.

May 19 – 20:  Folsom Lake Mounted Trail Patrol Trail Trials in Granite Bay, motherlodetrails.org.

May 23:  Gold Country Trails Council Skillman Horse Camp Workday in Nevada City, motherlodetrails.org.

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.

Jun 30:  48th Annual Ride and Tie World Championships at Dru Barner Equestrian Campground, rideandtie.org.

Jul 1:  Run With the Ponies 32-mile, 20-mile and 13-mile Runs at Dru Barner Campground, coolmoontrailraces.com.

Jul 29:  Pioneer Spirit 50 mile Run in Cool, singletrackrunning.com.

Aug 11, 12:  Cool Moon Trail Runs at Dru Barner Campground, coolmoontrailraces.com.

Sep 20 – 23:  Draft Horse Classic at Nevada County Fairgrounds, nevadacountyfairgrounds.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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