Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

August Calendar


Aug 6:  Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center, 471 Maidu in Auburn at 6:15 p.m., canyonkeepers.org.

Aug 7 – 11:  Nevada County Fair, nevadacountyfair.com.

Aug 9, 23:  Mountain Bikes at Hidden Falls, 9:00 a.m., pending trail conditions, meetup.com/Auburn-Cycling/events.

Aug 10:  Kayak by Starlight at Auburn SRA: Upper Lake Clementine, 6:30 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Aug 10:  Robinson Flat 50k, 35k, 26-mile, 10k, 5k Trail Runs, localraces.com.

Aug 10:  Strawberry 100k, 50-mile, 50k Ultra Trail Challenge, tctruns.com and ultrasignup.com.

Aug 10:  Lake Clementine Trail Hike.  Meet at 8 a.m. at the Confluence Kiosk.  Contact Charlene at (530)346-7032 for more information, canyonkeepers.org.

Aug 10, 11:  Cool Moon 100-mile Endurance Run & 100k, 50-mile, 25-mile, 13.5-mile, 11.5-mile, 5k Trail Races, ultrasignup.com.

Aug 12:  Meteor Showers Hike at Auburn SRA: Foresthill Road, 6:30 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Aug 12:  Prepare for the Unexpected: Urban Emergency Preparedness at REI in Berkeley, 6 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Aug 13:  Granite Chief Day Hike.  Contact greatstuff959@hotmail.com, sierraclub.org/mother-lode/blog/2016/02/outings-schedule.

Aug 14, 21, 28:  30 – 40-mile road bike ride, sfcyclists.com.

Aug 17:  Sly Park, 50k, 26.2-mile, 18-mile, 13.1-mile, 8.5-mile, 10k & 5k Trail Runs, tctruns.com or sweattracker.com.

Aug 17 – 18:  The Tevis Cup 100 Miles in 1 Day Trail Ride, teviscup.org.

Aug 20:  Grouse and Smith Lakes Day Hike.  Contact Jim at (530)756-3973, cramerjc@gmail.com or sierraclub.org/mother-lode/blog/2016/02/outings-schedule.

Aug 20:  Divide Horsemen’s Association general meeting at Georgetown Divide Recreation District Community Center in Greenwood.  Potluck starts at 6:30 p.m.; meeting begins at 7 p.m., divideha.org.

Aug 21:  Loomis Basin Horseman’s Association monthly membership meeting at Round Table Pizza in Loomis, 6:30 p.m., lbha.us.  Mandi Thompson will discuss what Show Judges look for.

Aug 24:  Guided Ride at Skillman Horse Camp, goldcountrytrailscouncil.org.

Aug 24:  Castle Peak 100k Trail Run, Truckee, ultrasignup.com.

Aug 24:  Sierra Singletrack Mountain Biking at Nevada City: Harmony Ridge, 8 a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Aug 25:  Open Space Easy Tai Chi – Qigong at Wakamatsu Farm, 10 – 11 a.m.  Register with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Aug 16 – 18:  Wild Horse or Burro adoption/sale, blm.gov/programs/wild-horse-and-burro/adoption-and-sales/events, at Nevada County Fairgrounds.

Aug 28 – Sep 1:  Mother Lode Morgan Horse Show, murietaequestriancenter.com.

Aug 31:  Sierra Sport Climbing at Auburn SRA: Quarry Trail, 7 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Aug 31:  Mt. Tallac Day Hike.  Contact craiga.hikes@gmail.com or sierraclub.org/mother-lode/blog/2016/02/outings-schedule.

Aug 31 – Sep 1:  Camp Far West Endurance Ride at Spenceville Wildlife Area in Wheatland, aerc.org.

Sep 3:  Canyon Keepers monthly meeting at Canyon View Community Center, 471 Maidu in Auburn at 6:15 p.m., canyonkeepers.org.  A panel discussion featuring local ultra-endurance athletes will be led by the group’s Founder, Jim Ferris.

Sep 5 – 8:  Gold Country Fair, Auburn, goldcountyfair.com.

Sep 6:  Robie Equestrian Park Camp/Work Ride, goldcountrytrailscouncil.org.


Upcoming Months:


Sep 14:  Folsom Lake Ultra 110k Trail Run, singletrackrunning.com.

Sep 14:  Cool Canyon NATRC LeD Ride at ASRA Olmstead Loop, Cool, natrc.org.

Sep 19 – 22:  Draft Horse Classic, nevadacountyfair.com.

Oct 5:  Dru Barner Poker Ride, gdetf.com.

Oct 5:  Sacramento Century and 63-mile, 36-mile, and 16-mile Road Bike Rides, sacramentocentury.com.

Nov 2 – 3:  16th Annual Honor Tack Sale, Auburn, horseshonor.org.





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