Oct 1st: Auburn State Recreation Area Canyon Keepers meeting at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn, 6:15p.m., www.canyonkeepers.org. Sheila Toner speaker.
Oct 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th: Tuesdays Intermediate (18 – 28 mile) Road Bike Rides, 8:30a.m. Contact Larry at (916)663-1512 or email@example.com for more information (Sierra Foothills Cycling Club).
Oct 2nd: Bullion Mine Hike (Senior Section) on the Foresthill Divide, 9:00a.m. Contact Sheila at (530)886-0673 for more information, www.sierraclub.org.
Oct 3rd: El Dorado Equestrian Trails Foundation general meeting at the Greenwood Community Center (6:30p.m. potluck, 7:00p.m. meeting), www.edetf.net.
Oct 5th: El Dorado Equestrian Trails Foundation Poker Ride at Dru Barner Campground.
Contact Ann at (530)823-7470.
Oct 5th: Halloween Horse Painting Ride at the Olmstead Loop in Cool, www.divideha.org.
Oct 5th: Introduction to Lead Rock Climbing Class at the Auburn State Recreation Area, 9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Oct 5th: Mountain Bike Clinic & Ride with Tom Peterson, 9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m. Register with firstname.lastname@example.org or (530)621-1224.
Oct 5th: Wilderness Survival Workshop with Jeff Adorador (instructor for Search & Rescue and certified as Wilderness First Responder), 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. Register with email@example.com or (530)621-1224.
Oct 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th: Ladies Weekly “Coffee” Road Bike Ride, 8:00am. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Oct 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th: Auburn Hill Hike Revisited, 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. Meet at the Railroad Park in Auburn, www.meetup.com/hikersandcompany/events.
Oct 11th: Coloma Gold Rush Live! Experience the 19th Century, www.marshallgold.org or (530)622-3470, 10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Oct 11th – 13th: Car Camping (Hiking/Kayaking) at Wrights Lake. Contact Kellie at 892-1744 for more information, www.sierraclub.org.
Oct 12th, 27th: Wilderness Survival: 3 Season Skills at the Auburn State Recreation Area, 9:30a.m. – 3:30p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Oct 13th: Rock Climbing Technique & Movement Class at the Auburn State Recreation Area, 9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Oct 13th: Trek Bike Demo, 10:00a.m. Contact Bill or Travis at (530)823-2900 or email@example.com.
Oct 13th: Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing Class at the Auburn State Recreation Area, 9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Oct 13th: Yoga Hike at the Auburn State Recreation Area, 10:00a.m. – 12:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Oct 13th: Sierra Foothills Horseman’s Association Fall Poker Ride at Spenceville Wildlife Area, www.thesfha.org. Contact Kim for more information at (916)276-3033.
Oct 13th: Golden State and Super Sprint Triathlons, www.tbfracing.com.
Oct 15th: Gold Country Endurance Rider’s monthly meeting (6:00p.m. dinner; 7:00p.m. meeting), www.gcer.org.
Oct 16th: Fall Colors Hike at the Auburn State Recreation Area, 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Oct 16th: Divide Horsemen’s general meeting at the Greenwood Community Center (6:30p.m. potluck, 7:00p.m. meeting), www.divideha.org.
Oct 16th: Olmstead – Western States Trail, Shortcut 1 Loop Hike, 9:20a.m. Contact Sheila for more information at (530)886-0673, www.sierraclub.org.
Oct 16th: Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association meeting, www.garlic.com/~lbha.
Oct 18th: S E Alaska’s Wild Nature – Photo Presentation with John Kipping/Naturalist, 6:30p.m. – 8:00p.m. Register with firstname.lastname@example.org or (530)621-1224.
Oct 19th: Placerville Arts and Wine Festival, www.placerville-downtown.org/Events.
Oct 19th: Auburn Day Hike. Contact Madeliene at (916)361-7176 for more information, www.sierraclub.org.
Oct 19th: Loon Lake to Spider Lake Hike. Contact Rich at 916-492-2181 or email@example.com.
Oct 20th: Yoga & California Wine & Food Experience at Carpe Vino in Auburn, 3:00p.m. – 6:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Oct 20th: How to Make Herbal Medicine from the Spice Rack & Local Plants with Candis Cantin from Evergreen Herb Garden, 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m. Register with firstname.lastname@example.org or (530)621-1224.
Oct 27th: That Dam(n) Run (10K and Half Marathon), in Cool, www.ultrasignup.com.
Oct 27th: Rock Climbing Rescue Class at the Auburn State Recreation Area, 9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m., www.rei.com/outdoorschool.
Oct 27th: Natural Hoof Care Clinic at the American River Pizza & Grill, 9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. Richard Robbins, instructor. Call 863-3367 for more information. Oct 27th: Merrell Down and Dirty (military style 5K/10K obstacle course) presented by Suburu, at Folsom Lake State Recreation Area, 8:00a.m., www.active.com.
Oct 28th: Placer County Mountain Rescue Team meeting at Placer County Sheriff’s Department, 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m., www.pcsomrt.org.
Oct 29th – 30th, Nov 1st: Gold Rush Shuffle II Pioneer 30/50 Mile Endurance Horseback Rides at Spenceville Wildlife Area. Contact Shawn at (916)826-8500 or email@example.com.
Oct 31st: Happy Holloween!
Nov 2nd: Zombie Runner Halloween Run – Marathon/Half Marathon/5 Mi Runs in Los Gatos, www.zoomrunningevents.com.
Nov 3rd: Apple Hill Harvest Run at ParaVi Winery. 3.5 Mi/8.5 Mi/.5 Mi Kids Fun Run, www.applehillrun.org. Proceeds benefit Camino students.
Nov 23rd: The Spirit of Rock 50 Mile Run (formerly Rock’n River 50M), Auburn, www.elementalrunning.com.