February 2013 Calendar
Feb 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd: Bella Fiore Ladies Cycling on American River Bike Trail at Beal’s Point, 9:00a.m. Contact Niki at email@example.com, www.bicycleemporium.com.
Feb 1st, 4th, 8th, 11th, 15th, 18th, 22nd, 25th: Ski with a Ranger at Heavenly Valley Ski Resort, 10:00a.m. -1:00p.m. Tour explores the natural and cultural history of the Lake Tahoe Basin. Contact Megan at 530-543-2618 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Feb 2nd: Women’s Intermediate Snowshoe Trek on single-track trails at Northstar. Contact the Telemark and Snowshoe Center at 530-562-3270 or www.northstarattahoe.com. Feb 2nd: 35th annual Jed Smith 30K/50K/50M Ultra Classic Run on the American River Parkway, www.ultrasignup.com.
Feb 2nd: Snowshoe Running Race at the Royal Gorge, www.sugarbowl.com.
Feb 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd: Sierra Foothills Cycling Club Intro Rides. Ride from Flower Farm Coffee House in Loomis, 10:00a.m. – 12:00p.m. Contact Charlene at email@example.com or 530-210-7147.
Feb 3rd: North Fork American River 6 Mile Hike. Meet at Confluence. Call John at 916-967-1018 or www.sierraclub.org.
Feb 5th, 9th: Pig Farm to Training Hill Loop back to Olmstead Loop Trail Hike, 5:30p.m.,
Feb 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th: Cool Fitness Running Club weekly run at the Olmsted Loop, 8:45a.m., www.meetup.com/Cool-Fitness-Trail-Runners.
Feb 9th: American Canyon Ultramarathon & Trail Race 15K/25K/50K, www.sierrapacificendurance.com.
Feb 10th: Sierra Crest Snowshoe Trek, a guided hike into the backcountry. Contact Cross Country Center at Kirkwood, 209-258-7248.
Feb 10th: The Love Ride, 40Mile – 60Mile – 100Mile road bike ride around the Buttes, 6:30a.m. – 12:00p.m. Pre-register at www.chicovelo.org.
Feb 13th: Quarry Trail to Murderer’s Bar Hike (Seniors). Meet at Quarry Trail parking lot, 9:45a.m. Contact Sheila at 530-886-0673 or www.sierraclub.org.
Feb 14th: Valentine’s Day.
Feb 16th: US Forest Service Sawyer Training, 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. Learn how to use a chain saw on our local trails. Contact John at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feb 16th: Western States 100 Training Run, Green Gate to Finish, www.ws100.com.
Feb 16th: Wildlife & Birding Kayak Expedition at Cosumnes River Preserve, 8:00a.m. – 12:00p.m. Pre-register at www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Feb 16th: Down & Dirty Duathlon Mountain Bike Race & Run at Granite Beach, 7:00a.m. – registration. For more information, www.tbfracing.com.
Feb 16th: Winter Wildlife Snowshoe Tracking Tour at Donner Summit Sno-Park, 8:00a.m. – 4:00p.m. Pre-register at www.rei.com/outdoorshool.
Feb 20th: Snowshoe Hike (Seniors) at China Wall. Contact Sheila at 530-886-0673 or www.sierraclub.org.
Feb 20th: Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association meeting at Loomis Round Table Pizza (6:30p.m. – eat/7:00p.m. – meeting). Kathie Perry will talk about the Tevis 100 Mile in One Day Ride, www.garlic.com/~lbha/.
Feb 23rd: Royal Gorge Full Moon Tour at Summit Station, www.sugarbowl.com. For more information, call 530-426-3871.
Feb 23rd: Formidable 50K/25K/15K/7Mi Runs at the Olmstead Loop, 5:00a.m.
Feb 23rd: Quarry Trail to Murderer’s Bar Hike, 9:30a.m. – 2:00p.m. Pre-register with email@example.com or 530-621-1224.
Feb 23rd: Snow Detectives with Tahoe Institute for Natural Science, 10:00a.m. – 1:00p.m. 2 mile easy snowshoe hike exploring winter animal habits, survival skills and tracks. Pre-register at www.tahoerimtrail.org.
Feb 24th: Deer Creek Hills Preserve Equestrian Ride, 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. Located near Folsom. Pre-register with Gina at 916-612-3719 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mar 7th: El Dorado Equestrian Trails Foundation general meeting at Greenwood Community Center (6:30p.m. – potluck and 7:00p.m. – meeting), www.edetf.net.
Mar 8th, 9th: American Endurance Ride Conference Convention at Grand Sierra Resort Reno, www.aerc.org.
Mar 9th: Way Too Cool 50K Run, www.ultrasignup.com. Sold Out!
Mar 10th: Cool Mountain Bike Race, www.auburnbikeworks.com.
Mar 3rd: Open Schooling Show, 9:00a.m. Contact Jody at email@example.com or 530-621-5860.
Mar 9th – 10th: Foresthill Winter Classic Sled Dog Races, www.sndd.org/races.html.
Mar 23rd: WS100 Volunteer Trail Work Days, www.ws100.com.
Mar 24th: Knickerbocker Canyon 10K, ½ Marathon, 30K Run, www.insidetrail.com.
Apr 6th: American River 50 Mile Run, www.ultrasignup.com. Sold Out!
Apr 22nd: Auburn Endurance Capital Marathon, www.endurancemarathon.org.
May 19th: Auburn Triathlon, www.auburntriathlon.com.
Mar 19th: The World from a Bicycle, 6:30p.m. – 9:30p.m., www.sccommed.org.
Jun 1st: Wildest (Road bike) Ride in the West, 40Mi/70Mi/110Mi/140Mi Rides, www.wildestride.com.
Jun 7th – 9th: Western States Horse Expo – Sacramento, www.horsexpo.com.
Jun 29th – 30th: 40th Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run, www.ws100.com.
Jul 20th – 21st: Tevis Cup 100 Miles in One Day Ride.
Aug 14th: Wildest Run in the West, 100K/13.1Mi/10K Runs, www.wildestrun.com.