Upcoming Horseback Riding, Running & Cycling Events

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October Calendar


Oct 1:  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 discussing everything related to their running careers.

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

Oct 5:  Coolest Ride and Tie & Equathon, Olmstead Loop, rideandtie.org.

Oct 5 – 6:  Dru Barner Poker Ride & Weekend Extravaganza, Georgetown, gdetf.com.

Oct 6:  Great Trail Race Truckee to Tahoe City, tahoetrailrunning.com.  Bike or Trail Run.

Oct 8:  California Mountain Lion Conservation lecture, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., sierracollege.edu/events.

Oct 8:  Board meeting at Golden Empire Grange in Grass Valley, goldcountrytrailscouncil.org.

Oct 8:  Dardanelles Lake Senior Section Day Hike.  Register with Jim at (530)756-3973 or cramerjc@gmail.com, sierraclub.org/mother-lode/blog/2016/02/outings-schedule.

Oct 9:  Walk This Way to Save Your Knees & Hips at Sacramento REI, 5:30 – 7 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Oct 9:  Rugged Maniac 5k Mud Run, murietaequestriancenter.com.

Oct 11:  Training Hill strenuous 2.5-mile loop hike, 1:30 – 5 p.m.  Register with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Oct 12:  Sierra Singletrack Mountain Biking at Nevada City: Harmony Ridge, 8 – 11:30 a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Oct 12:  Insomnia 35k, 14k, 5k Runs in Auburn, ultrasignup.com or singletrackrunning.com.

Oct 12:  Euchre Bar Massacre 50-mile, 25-mile Runs in Foresthill, ultrasignup.com.

Oct 13:  Kayak Day Tour at Auburn SRA: Upper Lake Clementine, 8 – 11 a.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Oct 13:  Ca Run for the Fallen 5k in Dixon, honors 9/11 troops fallen while serving in the military, sweattracker.com

Oct 13:  Fall afternoon stroll at Magnolia Ranch.  Register with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Oct 18:  Olmstead Loop Hike, 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Register with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Oct 18, Nov 1:  Mountain Bikes at Hidden Falls, 9:00 a.m., pending trail conditions, meetup.com/Auburn-Cycling/events.

Oct 19:  Beginning Birding, 8 – 10 a.m.  Register with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Oct 19:  Round Lake Day Hike.  Register with Jim at 756-3973 or cramerjc@gmail.com, sierraclub.org/mother-lode/blog/2016/02/outings-schedule.

Oct 19:  Jenkinson Lake – Sly Park Day Hike.  Register with Jack at (916)944-4942, sierraclub.org/mother-lode/blog/2016/02/outings-schedule.

Oct 19:  Wild Horse or Burro adoption/sale, blm.gov/programs/wild-horse-and-burro/adoption-and-sales/events or 866-468-7826, at Carson City, NV.

Oct 20:  Meteor Shower Hike at Auburn SRA: Foresthill Rd Trailhead, 4:15 – 8:15 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Oct 20:  Folsom Blues Breakout 13.1-mile, 5k, 1k Runs, sweattracker.com.

Oct 23:  Acorn Creek Senior Day Hike.  Register with Sheila at (530)886-0673, sierraclub.org/mother-lode/blog/2016/02/outings-schedule.

Oct 26:  Marshall Gold Discovery 5k, 10k, 15k, ½ marathon Runs, tctruns.com.

Nov 1:  Rio del Lago 100-mile Run in Granite Bay, ultrasignup.com.

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

Nov 3:  Apple Hill Harvest Run in Camino – 9-mile, 3-mile & Kid’s Fun Runs, applehillrun.org.

Nov 7 – 8:  Cowpoke Fall Gathering: poets, singers & storytelling at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed in Loomis, visitplacer.com.

Nov 8:  Ski/Snowboard Waxing Basics at Folsom REI, 6:30 – 8 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Nov 9:  Crab & Chowder Gala Fundraiser at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 6:30 – 10 p.m., visit-eldorado.com/events.   


Upcoming Months:


Nov 20:  Loomis Basin Horseman’s Association monthly membership meeting at Round Table Pizza in Loomis, 6:30 p.m., lbha.us.

Nov 25:  Portuguese Water Dog Trials.  Contact Lorie at (925)784-9316, murietaequestriancenter.com.

Nov 28:  Folsom Turkey Trot 1-mile, 10k Runs, localraces.com.

Nov 29 – Dec 1:  Gold Rush 30/50-mile Endurance Rides at Camp Far West Lake, aerc.org.






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