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February Calendar


Feb 6:  How to Complete the Tahoe Rim Trail: A Guide Panel Discussion at REI Sacramento, tahoerimtrail.org.

Feb 6:  Day Hike Auburn State Recreation Area Confluence Loop at 9 a.m., meetup.com/Sacramento–Sierra–Club/events.

Feb 7:  Spring schedule for guided hikes at the Sutter Buttes is now posted on middlemountainhikes.org.

Feb 7:  Tahoe Rim Trail Summer Thru Hike applications can now be submitted to tahoerimtrail.org.

Feb 8:  Snowshoe Hike at Loon Lake, 8:30 a.m., meetup.com/Sacramento–Sierra–Club/events.

Feb 10:  Western States 100 Mile Run – 20-mile Training Run, Auburn, ultrasignup.com.

Feb 10:  Cronan Ranch Hike, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Preregister at (530)621-1224 or julie@arconservancy.org.

Feb 10:  Women’s Introduction to Mountain Biking – Level 1, Folsom Lake SRA: Granite Bay, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Feb 10:  15th Annual Race for Justice Valentine Run/Walk benefiting Legal Services of Northern California, Lsncrun.info.

Feb 11:  Sierra Snow Bash & Introduction to Snowshoeing at Tahoe Donner: Alder Creek Adventure Center, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Feb 11:  The MTB Challenge – Cross Country Mountain Bike Racing at Folsom Lake SRA in Granite Bay, visitplacer.com.

Feb 12, 26, Mar 5:  Auburn Hills Hike: Intermediate, at Railroad Park in Auburn, 6 p.m., meetup.com/hikersandcompany/events.

Feb 14, 21, 28:  Riverview Trail 5 – 6-mile Run at 7 a.m., meetup.com/SierraNevadaTrailRunners/events.

Feb 14, 21, 28:  30 – 40-mile moderate paced road bike ride, starting in Meadow Vista, sfcyclists.com.

Feb 15:  Back Country Horsemen of Ca Motherlode Unit Day Ride to Granite Bay, bchcmlu.org.

Feb 15, 22, Mar 1, 8:  Cardiac Bypass Hike & Tailgate (Advanced, Experienced, Intermediate), 6:30 p.m., meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events.

Feb 17:  Marshall Gold Discovery Runs in Coloma, 13.1 mile, 10k & 5k Runs, tctruns.com.

Feb 17, 18:  Fourmidable 13k, ½ marathon, 35.5k, 50k Runs, Auburn, ultrasignup.com or singletrackrunning.com.

Feb 18, Mar 10:  Family Snowshoeing Class at Donner Summit Sno-Park, 9 – 11:30 a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Feb 20:  Tuesday Coached Swim Workout at 7 p.m., meetup.com/Sacramento–Triathlon–Club/events.

Feb 20:  Horseback Ride the American River Parkway at 9 a.m., meetup.com/The-Sacramento-Haulin-Trail-Riders-Club/events.

Feb 21:  Divide Horsemen’s Association monthly meeting, divideha.org.

Feb 21:  Loomis Basin Horsemen’s Association monthly meeting at Loomis Round Table Pizza (eat at 6 p.m.; meet 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.), lbha.us.

Feb 23, Mar 9:  Mountain Bike Ride at Hidden Falls, 9 a.m., pending trail conditions, meetup.com/Auburn-Cycling.

Feb 24:  Salmon Falls 50k Run, Coloma, ultrasignup.com.

Feb 25:  Fresh Tracks 5k Snowshoe Race, S. Lake Tahoe, ultrasignup.com or tahoemountainmilers.org.

Feb 25:  Wildfire in the Foothills.  Scott Vail, firefighter, leads the hike & discusses fire behavior, wildland firefighting, fire ecology & living with fire in El Dorado County.  Preregister at (530)621-1224 or julie@arconservancy.org.

Feb 27:  Acorn Creek Trail Building & Maintenance.  Preregister with Taylor at stewardship@arconservancy.org or 621-1224.

Mar 3:  Women’s Wilderness Survival: 3 Season Skills at Sacramento Valley Conservancy, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Mar 3:  Way Too Cool 50k Run, wtc50k.com, ultrasignup.com.

Mar 8:  Monthly meeting in Rio Linda, sacvalleyequestrianpatrol.com.


Upcoming Months:


Mar 10:  Chanoko 50k Run, Auburn, totalbodyfitness.com, ultrasignup.com.

Mar 17:  Ruck a Chuck 50k Run – Foresthill, singletrackrunning.com, ultrasignup.com.

Mar 17:  Wild & Scenic Film Festival, livefromAuburn.com or parc-auburn.org.

Mar 17, 18:  Snow Camping 101, tahoerimtrail.org.

Mar 24:  Knickerbocker Canyon Trail Run, 35k, ½ marathon, 10k, 5k Runs, Auburn, ultrasignup.com, insidetrail.com.

Mar 24:  Tough Mudder Sacramento at the Gibson Ranch in Elverta, sacmag.com.

Apr 7:  American River 50-mile Endurance Run, ar50mile.com

Apr 14:  K2 Challenge Run, Auburn, singletrackrunning.com.

Apr 27 – 29:  Back Country Horsemen Ca Motherlode Unit Pack Clinic at Dru Barner Campground in Georgetown, bchcmlu.org.

Jun 8 – 10:  Western States Horse Expo, Sacramento, horseexpo.com.

June 23 – 24:  Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run, wser.org.





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