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 10: The South Fork Film Festival at the Gold Trail Grange in Coloma, 5 – 10 p.m. All river recreation paddle sport related films, Coloma.com.
Jun 11: Tahoe Rim Trail 26 – 32 mile Runs, Genoa, ultrasignup.com.
Jun 11: Family Fun Day at C Horse Ranch, noon – 4 p.m., visitplacer.com.
Jun 11: Gold Country ½ marathon & 5k Runs, runsra.org. Start/Finish in El Dorado Hills.
Jun 13: Learn to Kayak Class for Seniors at ASRA Upper Lake Clementine, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 13: Garmin Tech night (demo or trouble shoot), 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., Fleet Feet Sacramento.
Jun 14: How to Trail Run, presented by Salomon at Hidden Falls Regional Park, 6 – 8 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 14: Four Peaks & a Dream. Dierdre Wolownick (climber, runner, writer, musician, retired professor) talks about the Peaks she summited, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 14: Backcountry Horsemen Day Ride at Wrights Lake, motherlodetrails.org.
Jun 15 – 18: El Dorado County Fair, Placerville.
Jun 16: Wild West Pioneer 25, 30 & 50 Mile Endurance Rides, Skillman Campground in Nevada City, aerc.org.
Jun 16, 17: Broken Arrow Skyrace Vertical k, 26k, 52k Trail Runs at Squaw Valley, ultrasignup.com.
Jun 16, 30: Mountain Bike Fridays at Hidden Falls Regional Park, motherlodetrails.org.
Jun 17: REI Trail Run Series – ASRA Olmstead Loop, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 17: Backcountry Navigation with a map & compass – Level 1, at Placer Land Trust: Taylor Ranch, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 17: Marshall Gold Discovery 5k, 10k & ½ marathon Runs, roadracerunner.com.
Jun 18: Burton Creek Trail Running Festival at Tahoe City, 6k, 12k, ½ marathon Runs, ultrasignup.com.
Jun 18: Folsom Lake SRA: Granite Bay, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Women’s Intro to Mountain Biking, rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 21: Monthly potluck/meeting for Divide Horsemen Association, divideha.org.
Jun 21: Loomis Basin Horsemen Association’s meeting at Loomis Round Table Pizza (eat at 6 p.m.; meeting 6:30 p.m.), lbha.us.
Jun 22 – 25: USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships at Sacramento State Hornet Stadium, usatf.org.
Jun 23 – 26: Gold Country Trails Council Camp-Ride-Work at Little Lasier Meadow (equestrian), motherlodetrails.org.
Jun 24: Bat Spectacular: Evening Kayak Tour at Cosumnes River Preserve, 6 – 10 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 24: Women’s Intro to Outdoor Rock Climbing – Level 1 at ASRA Quarry Trail, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.
Jun 24: Western States 100 Mile Run, wser.org.
Jun 26 – 30: Summer Day Camp for kids: learn about horse ownership responsibilities, allaboutequine.org.
Jul 1: Gold Country 25/50 mile Endurance Rides, Dru Barner Campground in Georgetown, aerc.org.
Jul 1: Rocky Mountain Horse Club Day Ride at Silver Fork Camp, Kyburz, motherlodetrails.org.
Jul 1: Lovers Leap of Faith 50k, 50 mile, 100k, 100 mile Trail Runs at Kyburz, ultrarunning.com.
Jul 1 – 3: Folsom PRCA Rodeo, folsomprorodeo.com.
Jul “4”: Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn (5:30 p.m. – refreshments, 6:15 p.m. meeting), canyonkeepers.org. Check website for schedule change.
Jul 7 – 9: Tevis Education Day Ride, teviscup.org.
Jul 8: Gold Country Trails Council Day Ride at Royal Gorge (equestrian), motherlodetrails.org.
Jul 8: She Rocks the Trails 10k & 25k Runs, Auburn, ultrasignup.com.
Jul 8: 7 mile Quarry Trail Hike, canyonkeepers.org. Contact Charlene or Terry in advance, (530)346-7032 for details.
Jul 8, 9: Backpacking 101, tahoerimtrail.org.
Jul 15: Intro to Ranch Horse Clinic with Mandi Thompson at Loomis Basin Horse Arena, 9 – 11:30 a.m., lbha.us. Must be a member to bring your horse.
Jul 15, 16: Tahoe Rim Trail 55k, 50 mile & 100 mile Endurance Runs at Spooner Lake, tahoemtnmilers.org.
Jul 22: Donner Lake Triathlon, donnerlaketri.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 or ultrasignup.com.
Aug 5: Echo Summit Trail Challenge 5k – 50 mile Runs, tctruns.com.
Aug 5: Sierra Crest 10k, 30k & 50k Runs at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area, auburnskiclub.com.
Aug 5, 6: Tevis 100 Mile in One Day Ride, aerc.org.
Aug 19: Robinson Flat 50k, 35k & trail marathon Runs, singletrackrunning.com.
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 10: 6th Annual Motherlode Century Bike Ride, motherlodecentury.com.
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.
Oct 5: Tackling the Tahoe Rim Trail with your horse, tahoerimtrail.org.