Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

January Calendar

Jan 1 – 19th: Downtown Sacramento Holiday Ice Rink at St. Rose of Lima Park, 7th & K St.

Jan 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Mountain Bike Fridays at Hidden Falls Regional Park, 8:30a.m., meetup.com/hammerinwheelsmtbclub/events.  Must RSVP.

Jan 3: Mountain Bike Clinic and Ride led by Tom Peterson, 9:00a.m. – noon, arconservancy.org. or (530)621-1224.

Jan 4, 11, 18, 25: Let’s Meet Up for a Ladies Road Ride, 9:00a.m. – noon, Flower Farm Inn & Café in Loomis, meetup.com/Bella-Fiore-Ladies-Cycling-Club/events.

Jan 7: C28 Mountain Goat 34 Mile Road Bike Ride – Newcastle Produce, meetup.com/pedalclub/events.

Jan 10: 20th Annual Winter Trails Days at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area, 11:00a.m. – 3:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jan 10: Centennial Slug it Out 5k & 10K Runs at Carson City Nv, ultrasignup.com.

Jan 10: Magnolia Ranch Hike, 9:00a.m. – noon with Donna Orth, arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Jan 10: Moderate snowshoe hike at a location along Hwy 80.  Contact Kathy at (916)451-3358, Motherlode Chapter sierraclub.org.

Jan 14: Day Hike at Hidden Falls Regional Park (senior section).  Contact Chris at (916)918-9510 or fox_chris@att.net, sierraclub.org.

Jan 14, 15: BLM National Wild Horse & Burro Advisory Board to discuss issues related to management & protection on public rangelands, Marriott Sacramento, federalregister.gov.

Jan 16: The Great Naturalists of our time, 6:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.  Contact arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224 for details.

Jan 17: Scenic Sierra: Snowshoe Picnic at Donner Summit Sno-Park, 9:30a.m. – 3:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jan 17: Winter Landscape Photography on Snowshoes at Echo Summit Sno-Park, 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jan 17: Intermediate Cross-Country Ski trip to Loon Lake.  Contact Rich at rich.sierraclub@pacbell.net or (916)492-2181.

Jan 19: Martin Luther King’s Birthday.

Jan 21: Day Hike, Avery Pond, Mormon Ravine (senior section).  Contact Sheila at (530)886-0673, sierraclub.org.

Jan 24: Stoney Bar Mine Hike (near Foresthill), 9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m., arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.  Leaders – historian Paul Whiting & author Evan Jones.

Jan 24, 25: Loon Lake Open House.  Snowshoe and ski tours with El Dorado Nordic Ski Patrol, info@ednsp.org.

Jan 28: The Pacific Crest Trail-More than One Way to Do it at Sacramento REI, 7:00p.m. – 8:30p.m. (a photo journey with photographer/hiker Charlie Willard), rei.com/outdoorschool.

Feb 7: American Canyon Ultra Marathon & Trail Race, Auburn, ultrarunning.com.

Upcoming Months:

Mar 7:  26th Annual Way Too Cool 50k, wtc50k.com.

Apr:  Knickerbocker Canyon 13.1 mile, 10k, 5k Trail Runs.

Apr 7:  Divide Chamber mixer at Pilot Hill Grange in Cool at 5:30p.m., dividechamber.com.

Apr 18:  American River Endurance Riders Classic 25/50/70 Mile Rides, aerc.org.  Contact George at (916)203-5147 or findem12@hotmail.com.

Jun 5 – 7:  horsexpo.com.

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