Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

July Calendar

Jul 7: Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at the Canyon View Community Center in Auburn, 471 Maidu Dr., 6:15p.m., canyonkeepers.org.

Jul 7: Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard at Upper Lake Clementine, noon – 2:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 7: Backpacking Basics for Women at Roseville REI, 7:00p.m. – 8:30p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 10 – 26: California State Fair, Sacramento, castatefair.org.

Jul 11: Gold Country 25/50 Mile Endurance Rides, aerc.org or pamb@directcon.net, 530-823-5897.

Jul 11, 18, 25, Aug 1: Casual Intro Road Bike Ride geared for new riders, 8:00a.m.,  sfcyclists.com.  Routes and Leaders change.

Jul 11: Rock Climbing Anchors Class – Natural & Fixed Protection – Level 1 at the Auburn Quarry, 8:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 11: Intimacy with the Land:  learn mindful and heartful practices on a walk with Nature, 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or 621-1224.

Jul 11: Death Ride tour of the California Alps, deathride.com.  129 mile road bike ride over 5 mountain passes.

July 12: Kayak Day Tour at Lake Clementine, 8:00a.m. – noon, rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 12: Scenic Sierra Hike for Families at Donner Summit, 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 15: Divide Horsemen Association’s monthly meeting at Greenwood Community Center (6:30p.m. – potluck; 7:00p.m. – meeting), divideha.org.

Jul 17, 31: Hammerin’ Wheels Mountain Bike Fridays at Hidden Falls, 8:45a.m., meetup.com/hammerinwheels/events.

Jul 18: Intro to Lead Rock Climbing Class – Level 3 at the Auburn Quarry, 8:00a.m. – 2:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 18: Emigrant Lake 6 mile Hike, 9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or 530-621-1224.

Jul 18: 42nd Annual Eppie’s Great Race, Run-Bike-Paddle, eppiesgreatrace.org.  “The World’s Oldest Triathlon”.

Jul 18 and Aug 1: Learn to Kayak Class at Upper Lake Clementine, 9:00a.m. – 1:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 18 – 19: Tahoe Rim Trail 55k, 50 mi, 100 mi Runs, ultrasignup.com or tahoerimtrail.org.

Jul 18 – 24: Intro to Backpacking in the High Sierra, Tahoe National Forest, sierraclub.org.

Jul 19: Trekking Pole Techniques at Foresthill Road Trailhead, 9:00a.m. – 11:00a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 19: Northshore 50k Trail Run, Truckee, tahoetrailrunning.com.

Jul 20: River Clean Up on the S. Fork of the American River, 9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.  River boating experience required.  Contact cordi@arconservancy.org or 530-621-1224.

July 21: Gold Country Endurance Riders monthly meeting at Black Bear Diner in Auburn (6:00p.m. – dinner, 7:00p.m. – meeting), gcer.org.

Jul 21: Haulin’ Hooves Ride the American River Parkway (equestrian), 9:30a.m., meetup.org/The-Sacramento-Haulin-Hooves-Trail-Riders-Club.

Jul 22: Jeepers Jamboree Outdoor Expo, Main St. in Georgetown, 10:00a.m.

Jul 23: American Canyon Trail Hike with Barry, 8:30a.m., canyonkeepers.org.

Jul 23 – 26: 63rd Annual Jeepers Jamboree, Georgetown.

Jul 25: Bayley House Community Barn Sale, 8:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.  To reserve space, contact adams2810@sbcglobal.net or 530-887-8848.

Jul 25: To Hell and Back Century Road Bike Ride, Foresthill, northlanderevents.com/events/4587670277.

Jul 25: 27th Donner Lake Triathlon, donnerlaketri.com.

Jul 25 – 26: Backpacking Trip to Granite Chief Wilderness guided by Tom Peterson.  Members only.  Contact 530-621-1224 or arconservancy.org.

Jul 25 – 26: Donner Lake Triathlon, Truckee, donnerlaketri.com.

Jul 26: Scenic Sierra Hike Series at Mount Judah, 10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jul 26: Blood Sweat & Beers 5.9 Short Run & 10.5 Long Run, bloodsweatbeers.com.  Start/finish at Railhead Park on Pacific Ave. in Auburn.  Benefits PARC (Protect American River Canyons).

Jul 29: Tevis BBQ at the Auburn Fairgrounds, 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.  Open to riders, crew and the general public, teviscup.org.

Jul 31 – Aug 2: Truckee Campout and Trailwork, meetup.com/FATRAC/events.

Jul 31 – Aug 1: Western States Wild Horse & Burro Expo, Gardnerville, Nevada.  Clinics, Shows, Adoption, wildhorseandburroexpo.com.

Upcoming Months:

Aug 1:  Woods Lake Loop Hike, 7:30a.m. – 3:00p.m., led by Kay Osborn.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or 621-1224.

Aug 1:  Echo Summit Trail Challenge ½ marathon, 5k, 10mi, 20mi, 50k, 50mi, 100k Run at Twin Bridges, tctruns.com.

Aug 1 – 2:  The Tevis Cup 100 Miles in One Day Ride.  Awards Ceremony begins at 2:00p.m. Aug 2, teviscup.org.

Aug 1 – 2:  37th Annual Jeep Jamboree, Georgetown.

Aug 8:  Twilight Trail Adventure Runs 5k & 10k, Auburn, ultrasignup.com. or twilighttrailadventure.com.

Aug 8:  Sierra Crest 30k & 50k Runs, Truckee, ultrasignup.com.

Aug 8:  Susan B Anthony 5k Run, chipsrunning.com or ultrasignup.com.

Aug 8, 9:  Cool Moon 100 mi/100k/50 mi/25 mi/14 mi/100 mi team relay runs, elementalrunning.com, ultrasignup.com.

Aug 12 – 16:  NevadaCountyFair.com, Grass Valley.

Aug 16:  Run on the Sly, Pollock Pines, runonthesly.com.

Aug 22:  Pioneer Spirit 50 Mile Run & Relay at the Cool staging area, singletrackrunning.com or ultrasignup.com.

Aug 29:  Castle Peak 100k Run, Truckee, ultrasignup.com.

Aug 29:  Menage a Trail – Team Trail Trilogy (Run), ultrasignup.com, Cool.

Aug 30:  Buffalo Stampede 10 mile Run, Sacramento, ultrasignup.com.

Sep 4 – 6:  Mother Lode Morgan Horse Show at Murieta Equestrian Center, svmhc.com.

Sep 5:  Camp Far West 30-50-75 mile Endurance Rides, aerc.org or 916-768-5385.

Sep 12:  Tahoe Sierra Century, tahoesierracentury.com.  60 mi and 100 mi routes.

Sep 13:  Robinson Flat 35k & 50k Runs, ultrasignup.com.

Sep 18 – 21:  9th Annual American River Music Festival, americanrivermusic.org.

Sep 19:  Emerald Bay 7.5 mi & 12k Runs, tahoetrailrunning.com.

Sep 19:  Bad Ass Beer Run in Garden Valley, active.com.

Sep 24:  Draft Horse Classic at Nevada County Fairgrounds.

Oct 10:  Coolest Ride and Tie & Equathon, rideandtie.org.

Oct 10:  Sacramento Century 20 mi/40 mi/65 mi/100 bike ride, sacramentocentury.com.  Benefits Sacramento Habitat for Humanity.

Nov 20:  Turkey’s Revenge 5k, 10k Run at Beal’s Point, singletrackrunning.com.

Dec 12:  Auburn’s First Vertical Challenge (approximately .6 mi run) at the American River Confluence, singletrackrunning.com.

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