Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

September Calendar

 

Sep 9:  American Canyon/Dead Truck/Western States Trail 6 Mile Hike.  Meet at Holiday market at 8:30 a.m.  Contact in advance Charlene or Terry, (530)346-7032 or canyonkeepers.org.

Sep 9:  Wrights Lake to Twin Lakes Hike, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., moderately strenuous 8-mile hike.  Pre-register with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Sep 10:  6th Annual Motherlode Century Bike Ride has been cancelled.

Sep 10:  Women’s Backcountry Navigation with a Map & Compass at the Olmstead Loop, 9 a.m. -“ 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Sep 11, 18, 25, Oct 2:  Auburn Hills Intermediate Hike, 6 – 8 p.m., at Railroad Park in Auburn, meetup.com/hikersandcompany/events.

Sep 14, 21, 28:  Cardiac Bypass Hike & Tailgate 6:30p.m. (advanced/experienced intermediate), meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events.  Members.

Sep 16:  Mountain Bike Ride at Deer Creek Hills Preserve, Rancho Murieta, 7:45 – 11 a.m.  Pasture serves as a cattle ranch Nov – May.  Docents provide informative guided 2 – 3-hour ride, meetup.com/FATRAC/events.

Sep 16:  Great Sierra River Cleanup at sites along the American & Cosumnes Rivers & Folsom Lake, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Register with Marianne@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Sep 16:  Cronan Ranch 5 – 7-mile hike, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Led by Amy.  Pre-register with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

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

Sep 16:  Folsom Lake Ultra Trail 110k Run & 3-Person Relay, Auburn, singletrackrunning.com.

Sep 16, 23, 30:  South Placer Cyclists B Ride, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 25 – 30 miles, meetup.com/Stray-Dog-Bicycles-Pack-Riders/events.  Earlier starting time on 100-degree days.

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

Sep 17:  Emerald Bay 7 Mile Trail Run, ultrasignup.com.

Sep 17:  23rd Annual BSM Celebration of Life Triathlon at Scot’s Flat, Nevada City, localraces.com.  Half mile swim, 11-mile bike ride, 3-mile run.  100% of proceeds benefit outreach, diagnosis and breast health care.

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

Sep 20:  Loomis Basin Horsemen Association’s meeting at Loomis Round Table Pizza (eat at 6 p.m.; meeting 6:30 p.m.), lbha.us.

Sep 20:  Monthly general meeting for Divide Horsemen Association, divideha.org.

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

Sep 22:  Autumnal Equinox.

Sep 22 – 24:  Back Country Horsemen of California Camp/Ride at Skillman Horse Camp, motherlodetrails.org.

Sep 22, Oct 6:  Mountain Bike Rides at Hidden Falls Regional Park, 8:30 a.m., 2 – 3 hours, 10 – 15 miles, meetup.com/Auburn-Cycling/events.

Sep 23:  Blue Jean Ball 2017 at C-Horse Ranch in Auburn, 5 – 9 p.m.  Contact honeycowan.chorseranch@yahoo.com or (530)888-7766.

Sep 23 – 24:  Folsom Lake Mounted Trail Patrol Annual Benefit Poker Ride, motherlodetrails.org.

Sep 24:  Truckee marathon & Half marathon, truckeemarathon.com.

Sep 30:  Overlook Endurance 50k & 30k Runs, Foresthill, ultrasignup.com.

Sep 30:  Sierra Hiking – Level 3: Castle Peak, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Sep 30:  Monroe Ridge Family 3-mile easy Hike.  Pre-register with julie@aronservancy.org or 621-1224.

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

Oct 1:  Yoga & Trails for Women at the Olmstead Loop, 9 – 11 a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Oct 1:  13th Annual Urban Cow half marathon, 2 person relay & 5k Runs, urbancowhalf.com.

Oct 3:  Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center in Auburn (5:45 p.m. – refreshments, 6:15 p.m. meeting), canyonkeepers.org.  Sheila Toner will provide a historical review of events involved in Yosemite’s creation.

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

Oct 7:  Foresthill Divide Loop Trail Hike.  Meet at trailhead at 9 a.m.  Contact Charlene or Terry in advance at (530)346-7032 or canyonkeepers.org.

Oct 7:  GDETF Benefit Poker Ride at Dru Barner Campground, gdetf.com.

Oct 7:  Euchre Bar Massacre 50-mile Run, Foresthill, ultrasignup.com.

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

Oct 8:  Golden State Triathlon at Discovery Park in Sacramento (swim .5 mile, bike 15 miles, run 3 miles), totalbodyfitness.com.

Upcoming Months:

Oct 21:  Marshall Gold Discovery (13.1, 10k, 5k) Runs in Coloma, tctruns.com.

Oct 21:  Switchback Challenge 11k & 11k Relay Runs in Meadow Vista, ultrasignup.com.

Oct 22:  That Dam(n) ½ marathon & 10k Runs, ultrasignup.com.

Nov 4:  50-mile out and back Run from Beal’s Point, snerultras.com.

Nov 4:  Rio del Lago 100-mile Western States qualifying Run, norcalultras.com.

Nov 8:  Back Country Horsemen of California Mother Lode Unit Day Ride at Salmon Falls, bchcmlu.org.

Nov 23:  Turkey’s Revenge 5k, 10k & 1k Fun Run at Beal’s Point, singletrackrunning.com.

Nov 24 – 26:  Gold Rush Shuffle Pioneer 30/50 mile Rides at Camp Far West, aerc.org.

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

 

 

 

 

 

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