Aug 2: Tom Peterson leads all levels of mountain bike riders on a clinic/bike ride on unpaved trails, the first Saturday of the month. Register with firstname.lastname@example.org or (530)621-1224.
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25: Auburn Hill Hike Revisited, 6:00p.m., meetup.com/Roseville-Trail-Bike-Jog-Run-Club. Starts at Railhead Park in Auburn.
Aug 5: Auburn State Recreation Area Canyon Keeper’s monthly meeting at Auburn’s Canyon View Community Center, 6:15p.m. meeting, canyonkeepers.org.
Aug 6, 20: Upper Stagecoach to Kick A** Hill + Training Hill Add on Hike, 5:00p.m. Meet at the end of Russell Road, Auburn, meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events. Members only.
Aug 7, 14, 21, 28: Thursday Evening 16 -21 Mile Road Bike Rides, 6:00p.m., Auburn and vicinity. Contact email@example.com (Sierra Foothills Cycling Club). Other rides available at sfcyclists.com.
Aug 7 – 10: Jeep Jamboree USA, 17th Rubicon Trail, jeepjamboreeusa.com.
Aug 8: Moonlight Stand Up Paddleboard at Lake Clementine, 7:30p.m. – 11:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Aug 9: Intro to Outdoor Rock Climbing at Auburn Quarry, 8:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Aug 9: Meteor Shower Hike – Foresthill Rd Trailhead, 7:15p.m. – 10:45p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Aug 9: Auburn State Recreation Area Canyon Keeper’s hike on the Lake Clementine Trail. Meet at the American River Confluence curved bridge at 8:00a.m., canyonkeepers.org.
Aug 9: 59th Tevis Cup in One Day Ride, Truckee to Auburn, teviscup.org.
Aug 9: Cool Moon 100 mile, 50 mile, 25 mile, half marathon runs, elementalrunning.com.
Aug 9: 20 – 35+ mile road bike ride, begins at Discovery Park, 8:30a.m. Casual ride, flat to rolling, sacwheelmen.org or Linda at (916)457-8815 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug 10: Tahoe Rim Trail Association Full Moon Hike – Tahoe Meadows – Members Only, 7:30p.m. – 9:30p.m., tahoerimtrail.org.
Aug 10: Co-founder of Tahoe Institute for Natural Science – Will Richardson will lead a Nature Ramble hike from Squaw Valley High Camp, 10:45a.m. – 1:00p.m., squawvalley.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.
Aug 13, 27: Auburn State Recreation Area Quarry Trail to Boot Buster Hill Hike, 5:00p.m., meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events. Members only.
Aug 16: Guided moderate horseback trail rides with some trotting. Ride from various local staging areas. Contact Kit at email@example.com for directions and information. Sponsored by El Dorado Equestrian Trails Foundation.
Aug 17: Run on the Sly 12K, Half Marathon, 20 Mile, 50K Runs, runonthesly.com.
Aug 17: 37 – 50 mile road bike ride, starts in Newcastle, 8:30a.m., sacwheelmen.org or Fred at 916-962-2626 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug 17, 30: Wildlife & Birding Kayak Expedition at Cosumnes River Preserve, 8:30a.m. – 12:30p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Aug 19: Gold Country Endurance Riders monthly meeting at Joe Caribe’s in Auburn (6:00p.m. – dinner/7:00p.m. – meeting), gcer.org.
Aug 20: Divide Horsemen’s Association General Meeting – see website for details (6:30p.m. – lasagna night/7:00p.m. – meeting), divideha.org.
Aug 20: Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association meeting: TBD, garlic.com/~lbha.
Aug 22: Sunset Photography Class at Foresthill Rd Trailhead, 6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Aug 23: 4th Annual Rebels XC Challenge 6K Run/Walk (designed for all levels of fitness) at Ancil Hoffman Park in Carmichael, ultrasignup.com.
Aug 23: Tahoe Sierra Off Road Century Mtn Bike Race on the Western States Trail (Soda Springs/Auburn), globalbiorhythmevents.com.
Aug 23: Tahoe Rim 50 Mile Endurance Ride, email@example.com, aerc.org. Must pre-register, lottery entry.
Aug 26 – 29: Desolation Wilderness 35 mile backpack trip, begins at Wrights Lake. Contact Thomas at (415)492-2264 or firstname.lastname@example.org and sierraclub.org.
Aug 29 – Sep 1: 3-Day Backpacking 101 and Beyond, Truckee, tahoetrips.com.
Aug 30: Menage-a-Trail Race (3 runner relay) at the Cool Fire Station, 8:00a.m., menageatrail.com. Proceeds benefit runningschool.org, a non-profit fitness and healthy lifestyle program working with schools across N. California and Nevada.
Sep 6, 7: Georgetown NATRC Ride the Divide at the Dru Barner Equestrian Park. Contact Laura at (916)689-1631 or email@example.com.
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.