Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

July Calendar

Jul 1: Auburn State Recreation Area Canyon Keeper’s monthly meeting at Auburn’s Canyon View Community Center, 6:15p.m. meeting, canyonkeepers.org.

Jul 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: Interval Speed Training at Placer High School track, 6:00p.m., meetup.com/SierraNevadaTrailRunners.

Jul 2, 16, 30: Auburn State Recreation Area Quarry Trail to Boot Buster Hill Hike, 5:00p.m., meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events. Members only.

Jul 3, 10, 17, 24, 31: Thursday Evening 16 -21 Mile Road Bike Rides, 6:00p.m., Auburn and vicinity. Contact dcaustinbiz@yahoo.com (Sierra Foothills Cycling Club). Other rides available at sfcyclists.com.

Jul 4th Celebration!

Jul 4, 5, 6: Western States Trail Foundation 20 Mile (one way) or 12 Mile (out & back) Educational/Fun Ride in Foresthill. Contact Terryl Reed at 530-852-2111 or hraflame@hotmailcom at Western States Trail Foundation.

Jul 5: Tom Peterson leads all levels of mountain bike riders on a clinic/bike ride on unpaved trails. Register with julie@arconservancy.org or 530-621-1224.

Jul 6: 37 – 50 Mile Road Bike Ride, Loomis and vacinity, 8:30a.m. Contact Dan at djanglim@surewest.net or 916-797-0337, sacwheelmen.org.

Jul 7, 14, 21, 28: Auburn Hill Hike Revisited, 6:00p.m., meetup.com/Roseville-Trail-Bike-Jog-Run-Club. Starts at Railhead Park in Auburn.

Jul 9, 23: Upper Stagecoach to Kick A** Hill + Training Hill Add on Hike, 5:00p.m. Meet at end of Russell Road, Auburn, meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events. Members only.

Jul 10: Yoga & Wine Experience at the Casque Winery in Loomis at 6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 12: Big Meadows to Dardanelles Lake Hike, 9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m. Register at 530-621-1224, American River Conservancy.

Jul 12: 44th Ride & Tie Championships, Georgetown, rideandtie.org.

Jul 12: Moonlight Kayak Tour at Upper Lake Clementine, 7:30p.m. – 11:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 12, 13: Carson Pass to Showers Lake Backpacking 101, tahoerimtrail.org.

Jul 15: Gold Country Endurance Riders monthly meeting at Joe Caribe’s in Auburn (6:00p.m. – dinner/7:00p.m. – meeting), gcer.org.

Jul 16: Divide Horsemen’s Association General Meeting at Greenwood Community Center (6:30p.m. – lasagna night/7:00p.m. – meeting), divideha.org.

Jun 18: Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association meeting: Horses Honor speaker Nina Clark, at Round Table Pizza in Loomis, garlic.com/~lbha.

Jul 19: Tahoe Rim Trail 50K, 50 Mile, 100 Mile Runs, ultrasignup.com.

Jul 19: Gold Country Trails Council Royal Gorge Horseback Day Ride, goldcountrytrailscouncil.org.

Jul 19: Eppie’s Great Race Triathlon, eppiesgreatrace.org (Run 5.82 Miles, Bike 12.5 Miles, Paddle 6.35 Miles).

Jul 19: Gold Country 30/50 Mile Endurance Ride at Dru Barner Campground in Georgetown, aerc.org.

Jul 19: Guided moderate horseback trail rides with some trotting. Ride from various local staging areas. Contact Kit at wolfbrokit@aol.com for directions and information. Sponsored by El Dorado Equestrian Trails Foundation.

Jul 20: Rock Climbing Anchors class – Natural & Fixed Protection, at the Auburn State Recreation Area Quarry, 8:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 22: Beer & Gear: Spotlight on Ultralight Backpacking. Join Glen Van Peski, founder of Gossamer Gear at Cedar House Sport Hotel in Truckee, 5:30p.m. – 7:30p.m., development@pcta.org or TahoeTrips.com.

Jul 26: Rock Climbing Technique & Movement Class at Auburn State Recreation Area Quarry, 8:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 26, 27: California State Horsemen’s Association Region 3 Trail Trials, trailtrials.com/3Entry7-26-24.pdf.

Jul 27: Learn to Kayak Class for seniors at Lake Clementine, 9:00a.m. – 1:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 27: Blood Sweat & Beers 10.5 and 5.9 Mile Runs at Rail Head Park in Auburn, bloodsweatbeers.com.

Jul 27: Intro to Lead Rock Climbing Class at Auburn State Recreation Area Quarry, 8:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Aug 9: Tevis Cup 100 Mile in One Day Ride, teviscup.org.

Aug 9: Cool Moon 100 mile, 50 mile, 25 mile, half marathon runs, elementalrunning.com.

Aug 11: World’s Largest Golf Outing Benefit for the Wounded Warrior Project, worldslargestgolfouting.com. WLGO has raised $1.1 million since 2011. Lincoln Hills Golf Club host.

Upcoming Months:

Sep 21: Get Along Triathlon in Cool, globalbiorhythmevents.com.

Oct 11: Pioneer Spirit 50 mile run, elementalrunning.com.

Oct 11: Cool Ride & Tie & Equithon. 5 mi/9 mi/12 mi/21 mi events. Proceeds benefit WSTF. Contact Sue at 916-316-2096 or Eve at 916-838-0376.

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