Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

August Calendar

Aug 5 – 6:  62nd Annual Tevis Cup 100 Miles in One Day Ride, teviscup.org.  The Ride starts at Soda Springs.

Aug 8 – 11, 25, Sep 8:  Mountain Bike Rides at Hidden Falls Regional Park, 8:30 a.m., from 2 – 3 hours, 10 – 15 miles, meetup.com/Auburn-Cycling/events.

Aug 9 – 23:  Mature Horseback Riding Class, Wednesdays 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m., auburnrec.com.

Aug 10, 17, 24, 31:  Cardiac Bypass Hike & Tailgate (advanced/experienced intermediate), meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events.  Members.

Aug 12:  FATRAC Trail Work with Truckee Donner Land Trust, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., meetup.com/FATRAC/events.

Aug 12:  South Placer Cyclists B Ride, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 25 – 30 miles, meetup.com/Stray-Dog-Bicycles-Pack-Riders/events.

Aug 12:  Robie Point Fuelbreak Trail Hike in Auburn.  Contact in advance Charlene or Terry, (530)346-7032 or canyonkeepers.org.

Aug 12:  Pacific Crest Trail to Donner Lake Overlook moderate 7 mile Day Hike, sierraclub.org.  Contact John at (916)967-1018 in advance.

Aug 12 – 13:  Cool Moon Trail Runs (5k – 100 mile) at the Olmstead Loop, motherlodetrails.org or ultrasignup.com.

Aug 12 – 13, 20:  Wilderness Trail Crew Workday supported by Back Country Horsemen, at Wrights Lake, motherlodetrails.org.

Aug 14, 21, 28:  Auburn Hills Hike: Intermediate.  Meet at Railhead Park, 6 – 8 p.m., meetup.com/hikersandcompany/events.

Aug 16:  Monthly meeting for Divide Horsemen Association, divideha.org.

Aug 16:  The Northstar at Tahoe Nirvana Mountain 10k Trail Run, backcountryrunner.com.

Aug 16:  Loomis Basin Horsemen Association’s meeting at Loomis Round Table Pizza (eat at 6 p.m.; meeting 6:30 p.m.), lbha.us.

Aug 19:  Obstacle Day 9 – 11:30 a.m., members only Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association or lbha.us.

Aug 19:  Trail Run(s) to Sly Park Lake (5k – 50 mile), tctruns.com.

Aug 19:  8 – 9 mile Caples Lake to Emigrant Lake Hike, 8:30 a.m., arconservancy.org.

Aug 19:  Robinson Flat 50k, 35k & trail marathon Runs, singletrackrunning.com.

Aug 19 – 20:  16 mile Granite Chief Area Overnight Backpack, arconservancy.org.

Aug 20:  Caples Creek & the Silver Fork of the American River moderate 8 mile Day Hike, sierraclub.org.  Contact greg.j.hoyt@sbcglobal.net in advance.

Aug 21 – 22:  Backpack Fundraiser: Lyon’s Lake 10 mile Hike, sierraclub.org.  Contact Stan at (916)216-0923 in advance.

Aug 22:  Round Lake from Big Meadow 6.5 mile Day Hike (senior section), sierraclub.org.  Contact Jim at (530)756-3973 or cramerjc@gmail.com in advance.

Aug 23:  Gold Country Trails Council Upper Pioneer Trail Workday at Skillman Horse Camp, motherlodetrails.org.

Aug 24 – 27:  Butte County Fair in Gridley.

Aug 25 – 27:  Mountain Meadow Fun Ride in Pollock Pines, bchcmlu.org.

Aug 26:  Lake Tahoe Open Swim, .5 – 2.4 mile events, tahoeswimming.com.

Aug 26:  Traylor Ranch Workday, 8 a.m. – noon.  Contact Dave at (916)803-5654, lbha.us.

Aug 26:  Tahoe Rim Trail 50 mile Endurance Ride, aerc.org.

Aug 26:  Castle Peak 100k Run, ultrasignup.com.

Aug 26 – 27:  Lake Tahoe Triathlon, laketahoetri.com.

Aug 31:  Keep Bill Finkbeiner Streak Alive Runs, ultrasignup.com.

Aug 31 – Sep 3:  Sacramento Morgan Horse Show, murietaequestriancenter.com.

Sep 2 – 3:  Camp Far West 30/50 mile Endurance Rides at Spenceville Wildlife Area, aerc.org.

Sep 5:  Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn (5:45 p.m. – refreshments, 6:15 p.m. meeting), canyonkeepers.org.  Guest speaker is Daren Ross: Migration of Vultures in the Fall.

Sep 7 – 10:  Gold Country Fair, Auburn.

Sep 8 – 11:  Tahoe 200 Mile Endurance Run at Homewood Mountain Resort, tahoe200.com.

Sep 9:  American Canyon/Dead Truck/WS Trail 6 mile Hike.  Contact in advance Charlene or Terry at (530)346-7032, canyonkeepers.org.

Sep 10:  6th Annual Motherlode Century Bike Ride, motherlodecentury.com.

Upcoming Months:

Sep 16:  Folsom Lake Ultra Trail Run, Auburn, ultrarunning.com.

Sep 16 Lover’s Leap Trail Runs, ultrarunning.com.

Sep 18:  Horses for Healing Barn Bash/Open House, noon – 3:30 p.m., Auburn, horsesforhealing.org.

Sep 17:  3rd Annual Bike Desensitization Day, 9 – 11:30 a.m.  Contact Liz at (916)708-1244 or lbha.us.

Sep 21 – 24:  Draft Horse Classic & Harvest Fair at Nevada County Fairgrounds, nevadacountyfair.com.

Sep 30:  Overlook Endurance 50k Run, Foresthill, ultrarunning.com.

Oct 1:  Heart of Cool half marathon, 10k & 5k Runs, heartofcooltrailrun.com.

Oct 5:  Tackling the Tahoe Rim Trail with your horse, tahoerimtrail.org.

Oct 8:  Kokanee Trail Runs (1/2 marathon, Tadpole Trot, 5k, 10k) at Fallen Leaf Lake, tahoemtnmilers.org.

Dec 3:  California International Marathon, Sacramento, runsra.org.

 

 

 

 

 

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