Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

November Calendar

Nov 1: Sunset Photography Class at the Foresthill Divide Loop Trail, 4:30p.m. – 7:30p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Nov 1: 5k Fun Run & Walk at Cal Expo, 7:00p.m., neondash.com.

Nov 1, 2: Wilderness First Aid with WMI and REI at Camp Pollock (Sacramento Valley Conservancy), 9:00a.m. – 6:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Nov 1, 2: Backpacking Trips to Granite Chief Wilderness (members only), arconservancy.org.

Nov 2: Daylight Savings Time!

Nov 2: 35th Annual Apple Hill Harvest 3.5 & 8.5 Mile Runs in Camino, applehillrun.org.

Nov 2: Merrell Down & Dirty Obstacle Race at Folsom Lake State Recreation Area, active.com.

Nov 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Moderate 40 mile Road Bike Rides in & around Auburn area, sfcyclists.com.

Nov 5, 12, 19, 26: Upper Stagecoach to Kick A** Hill + Training Hill add on Hike, 5:00p.m.  Meet at the end of Russell Road in Auburn, meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events.  Members only.

Nov 6: 20th Cowpoke Fall Gathering in Loomis, cowpokefallgathering.com.

Nov 6, 13, 20: Stagecoach Repeats/trail running, meetup.com/Auburn-Running-Company/events.

Nov 7, 14, 21, 28: Hammerin’ Wheels Mountain Bike Lake Natoma (12 miles), meetup.com/Hammerinwheelsmtbclub.

Nov 8: American River Confluence to Cool Hike.  Contact John at 916-967-1018, sierraclub.org.

Nov 8: Rio del Lago 100 Mile Run, ultrasignup.com.

Nov 8: Free Bike Maintenance Class at Town Bike & Tri El Dorado Town Center, meetup.com/Adventure-Bicycling/events.

Nov 8: IMBA Trail Care Crew Trail Design & Construction Class (Auburn area TBD), meetup.com/FATRAC/events.

Nov 8: Cal-Aggie Mountain Bike Weekend at Auburn State Recreation Area, active.com.

Nov 8 – 15: Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run 2015 Lottery application period.  The lottery drawing is December 6th, wser.org.

Nov 9: Yoga & Trail at the Auburn State Recreation Area Quarry, 8:00a.m. – noon, rei.com/outdoorschool.

Nov 9: Step Up for Down Syndrome 10th Annual 1 Mile Walk & 5k Run at William Land Park, active.com.

Nov 9: Bird Walk at Cronan Ranch, 8:00a.m. to noon, arconservancy.org.

Nov 11: Hidden Falls Regional Park Hike.  Contact Mike at greatstuff959@hotmail.com or 916-966-0531, sierraclub.org.

Nov 11: Veterans Day! Thank you for your service.

Nov 15: Crab & Chowder Gala at the El Dorado Fairgrounds in Placerville.

Nov 15: Wild & Scenic Environmental Film Festival at Gold Trail Grange in Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park.  Preregister with Jennifer@arconservancy.org or 530-295-2190.

Nov 15: Lover’s Leap – Hwy 50 Day Hike.  Contact Kathy at 916-451-3358 or Michelle at 304-1924, sierraclub.org.

Nov 16: Maidu (Auburn) to Rattlesnake Bar Hike.  Contact Tim at 916-716-4647 or tklips353@aol.com.

Nov 16: Lacy J. Dalton – “Country’s Bonnie Raitt”, in Georgetown, musiconthedivide.org.

Nov 19: Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association Meeting at Loomis Round Table Pizza (6:30 eat, 7:00 meet), garlic.com/~lbha.

Nov 19: Monroe Ridge & Monument Trail (Senior) Hike in Coloma.  Contact Sheila at 530-886-0673, sierraclub.org.

Nov 20: Divide Horsemen’s Association General Meeting at Greenwood Community Center – see website for details, divideha.org.

Nov 20: Damnation – Documentary/Adventure Film outlining our changing National attitude toward Big Dams across the country, arconservancy.org.

Nov 21st – 23rd: Sacramento Harvest Festival at Cal Expo.

Nov 21st – 23rd: Mountain Mandarin Festival at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn.

Nov 22: Cronan Ranch, Magnolia Trailhead Hike.  Contact Mike at greatstuff959@hotmail.com or 916-966-0531, sierraclub.org.

Nov 23: 8th Annual Manda Run Half Marathon & 5k Runs, mandarin.com (in conjunction with Mountain Mandarin Festival).

Nov 27: Thanksgiving Day!

Nov 27: Run to Feed the Hungry 10k Run and 5k Run/Walk, benefiting Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services, in East Sacramento, runtofeedthehungry.com.

Nov 27: Roseville Turkey Trot 5k & 10k Runs, active.com.

Nov 27: Folsom Turkey Trot 5k & 10k Runs, active.com.

Nov 28: Holidays at Empire Mine in Grass Valley, empiremine.org.

Nov 28th – 30th: Crocker Holiday Artisan Market held at the Scottish Rite Center, crockerartmuseum.org.

Nov 28: Festival of Lights in Placerville, 5:30p.m.

Nov 28: Cornish Christmas in Grass Valley, 6:00p.m.

Dec 1 – 7: Register for the Lottery for the 2015 Way Too Cool 50krun on March 7th.  The lottery drawing will be on December 9th, wtc50k.com.

Dec 6: 2015 Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run Lottery, 8:30a.m., wser.org.

Dec 6: EDETF Holiday Party.  Details TBD, edetf.weebly.com.

Dec 7: California International Marathon, Sacramento, runcim.org.

Upcoming Months:

Dec 12: Alpine Meadows Opening Day 2014-2015 Season, squawalpine.com.

Dec 26: Squaw Valley Opening Day 2014-2015 Season, squawalpine.com.

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