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May 10: Full Moon Hike at the Olmstead Loop, 7 – 11 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
May 11 – 20: Amgen (Cycling) Tour of Ca (women’s & men’s), amgentourofcalifornia.com. Men’s Stage 1 & Women’s Stage 4 will be in Sacramento.
May 12: Go the Distance 24 Hour Run in Loomis, ultrarunning.com.
May 12: Sierra College Lecture: Gold Rush Stories, 7:30 – 9 p.m., sierracollege.edu/events/upcoming/2017/05/nhm-goldrush.php.
May 13: Gold Rush 50k Run & Relay, runsra.org. or ultrasignup.com. Start is at Skunk Hollow/Salmon Falls Boat Launch.
May 13: Ride2Recovery: Honor Ride – Sacramento. A noncompetitive 20 – 40 – 60 mile ride, ride2recovery.com/honorRide.php.
May 13: Divide Horsemen Association’s Tack Sale/Fundraiser, divideha.org.
May 13: Trail Run at Sly Park 5k, 10k, 13.1 mile, 20 mile, 50k Runs, tctruns.com or ultrarunning.com.
May 13: Rock Climbing Anchors Class at Auburn SRA – Quarry Trail, rei.com/outdoorschool.
May 13: Wild & Scenic Positive Power Film Festival in Placerville, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., arconservancy.org.
May 14: Mother’s Day
May 15: Monthly potluck/meeting for Divide Horsemen Association at Greenwood Community Center, divideha.org. Guest Speaker will be Jeff Horn from BLM.
May 17: Loomis Basin Horsemen Association’s meeting at Loomis Round Table Pizza (eat at 6:30 p.m.; meeting 7 p.m.), lbha.us.
May 18 – 20: Gold Country Trails Council Camp/Work Day at Skillman Horse Campground in Nevada City, motherlodetrails.org.
May 19, 20: Penn Valley Rodeo, pvrodeo.com.
May 19, Jun 2: Mountain Bike Friday at Hidden Falls Regional Park, motherlodetrails.org.
May 20: Farm Days Introduce children to life on the farm and the concept of volunteerism. Enjoy goats, sheep, cats, dogs, minis and horses, email@example.com.
May 20: Davis Double Century/200 mile road bike ride, davisbikeclub.org.
May 20: Jenkinson Lake Hike, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., arconservancy.org.
May 20: Sierra Gold Masters Track & Field Festival, Nevada Union H. S., sgmtff.org.
May 20: Coloma River Run 5k, 10k & 10 mile Runs, Cronan Ranch, colomariverrun.com.
May 20: Backcountry Navigation with a Map & Compass – Level 1 at Placer Land Trust: Taylor Ranch Preserve, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
May 21 or 28: Wilderness Survival: 3-Season Skills at Placer Land Trust: Taylor Ranch Preserve, 9 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
May 21: Auburn Triathlon at Auburn Overlook, auburntriathlon.com.
May 21 or 28: Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing Class – Level 1 at Auburn SRA – Quarry Trail, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
May 23: Day Hike So. Shore Emerald Bay, 8 a.m., meetup.com/Sacramento-Sierra-Club/events/237828783.
May 24: Gold Country Trails Council Skillman Horse Camp Work Day in Nevada City, motherlodetrails.org.
May 27: Tack Swap at Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association Arena, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., lbha.us.
May 27 – 29: Western States 100 Training Camp Memorial Weekend, Foresthill, ultrasignup.com.
May 28: The Ledlenser Trails in Motion Film Festival at the Auburn State Theater, 6 – 9 p.m., livefromauburn.com.
May 28: Dru Barner Fun(d) Ride, gdetf.com.
May 29: Wounded Veteran 5k & 10k Runs, woundedveteranrun.org., Folsom.
Jun 4: Truckee Running Festival & Waddle Ranch Trail ½ marathon, 10k, 5k & kids race, ultrasignup.com.
Jun 4: Kaiser Permanente Women’s Fitness Festival Run/Walk at the State Capital, womensfitnessfestival.com.
Jun 6: Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn (5:30 p.m. – refreshments, 6:15 p.m. meeting), canyonkeepers.org. Guest Speaker.
Jun 6: Tevis Talks: Pat Perelli, 7:30 p.m., livefromauburn.com.
Jun 9 – 11: Western States Horse Expo, Sacramento, horsexpo.com.
Jun 10: Cody Lake Sierra Trail Challenge ½ marathon, 10 & 5k Runs, Kyburz, tctruns.com.
Jun 10: Run to Clothe the Homeless (in California) 5k Run at William Land Park, runtoclothethehomeless.com.
Jun 10: The Wildest Ride 80 Mile, 110 Mile, 140 Mile Road Bike Rides, thewildestride.com, auburnendurancecapital.com.
Jun 11: Tahoe Rim Trail 26 – 32 mile Runs, Genoa, ultrasignup.com.
Jun 11: Gold Country ½ marathon & 5k Runs, runsra.org. Start/Finish in El Dorado Hills.
Jun 16: Wild West Pioneer Endurance Rides, Skillman Campground in Nevada City, aerc.org.
Jun 16: REI Trail Run Series – Auburn SRA: Olmstead Loop, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 21: Monthly potluck/meeting for Divide Horsemen Association, divideha.org.
Jun 22 – 25: USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships at Sacramento State Hornet Stadium, usatf.org.
Jun 24: Western States 100 Mile Run, wser.org.
Jul 1: Gold Country 25/50 mile Endurance Rides, Dru Barner Campground in Georgetown, aerc.org.
Jul 1 – 3: Folsom PRCA Rodeo, folsomprorodeo.com.
Jul 8: She Rocks the Trails 10k & 25k Runs, Auburn, ultrasignup.com.
Jul 23: Blood Sweat & Beers Trail Run in the Auburn area, bloodsweatbeers.com.
Jul 29: Pioneer Spirit 50 miler solo or 2-person Relay, Cool, singletrackrunning.com.
Aug 5, 6: Tevis 100 Mile in One Day Ride, aerc.org.
Aug 26: Tahoe Rim Trail 50 mile Endurance Ride, aerc.org.
Sep 2, 3: Camp Far West 30/50 mile Endurance Rides at Spenceville Wildlife Area, aerc.org.
Sep 18: Horses for Healing Barn Bash/Open House, noon – 3:30 p.m., Auburn, horsesforhealing.org.
Sep 21 – 24: Draft Horse Classic & Harvest Fair at Nevada County Fairgrounds, nevadacountyfair.com.