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January Calendar


Through Jan 21:  Skating at the Folsom Ice Rink, styleedc.com.

Jan 5:  Family Exploration Walk around Coloma, 10:30 a.m. – noon.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Jan 5:  Cell Phone Photo Artistry with Betty Sederquist, 1:30 – 5 p.m.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Jan 5, 6:  SacFit 2019 half marathon training program, Sac Fitness, ultrasignup.com.

Jan 6:  Sierra Singletrack Mountain Biking Nevada City & Harmony Ridge, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jan 6:  Tres Picos (3-summit Sutter Butte) Hike.  Register or search additional Hikes at mmsutterbutteshikes@yahoo.com, middlemountainhikes.org.

Jan 7, 14, 21, 28:  Auburn Hills 6-mile Hike from Railroad Park at 6 p.m., meetup.com/hikersandcompany/events.

Jan 9:  Winter Wilderness Backcountry Recreation at Folsom REI, 6:30 – 8 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.  El Dorado Backcountry Ski Patrol will share locations – gear – huts.

Jan 9:  Ghostwalker:  Tracking a mountain lion’s soul through science and story with author Leslie Patten, 7 – 8:30 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool Berkeley.

Jan 9, 16, 23, 30:  Wednesday 30 – 40-mile road bike rides Auburn region, sfcyclists.com.

Jan 10:  Acorn Creek trailhead maintenance, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Contact stewardship@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Jan 10, 17, 24:  Cardiac Bypass Hike & Tailgate (advanced/experienced intermediate riders), 6:30 p.m., meetup.com/sachikinggroup/events.

Jan 12:  One Day Run in Auburn: 24 hours, 12 hours, 6 hours at Placer High Track, singletrackrunning.com or ultrasignup.com.

Jan 12:  Cronan Ranch, West Ridge Trail to Satan’s Cesspool Hike, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Jan 13:  53rd Clarksburg Country 1-mile, 10k Runs, localraces.com.

Jan 16:  Loomis Basin, Horsemen’s Association monthly membership meeting at Round Table Pizza in Loomis, 6:30 p.m., lbha.us.

Jan 16:  Highways & Backstreets:  Cycling Solo Across America, 7 – 8:30, rei.com/outdoorschool Berkeley.

Jan 17:  Ride the American River Parkway, meetup.com/The-Sacramento-Haulin-Hoofs-Trail-Riders-Club/events.

Jan 18:  Cronan Moonlight Hikes, 5 – 7:30 p.m.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Jan 19:  2nd Annual Crab Feed at the Cool Community Hall, benefits Hartsong Ranch Animal Sanctuary, hartsong.org.  Buy tickets at Cool Feed.

Jan 19:  Open Space Easy Tai-Chi-Qigong at Wakamatsu Farm with Gigi Tze-yue Hu.  Preregister with julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Jan 19:  Winter Navigation with map and compass at Donner Summit Sno-Park, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Jan 19:  Dead Truck 50k, 35k, 10-mile, 10k Runs, ultrasignup.com.

Jan 25:  Movie:  Wilder than Wild & post movie panel discussion about the proactive use of prescribed fires, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  Preregister at julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Jan 25 – 27:  Golden State Dressage at Rancho Murieta, murietaequestriancenter.com.

Jan 26:  Sport Anchors Auburn State Recreation Area:  Quarry Trail, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool.

Feb 2:  Foresthill Divide Loop 30k Run, ultrasignup.com.

Feb 3:  5 – 7-mile Cronan Ranch Hike led by Amy Brinkley, 8:30 – 11 a.m.  Preregister at julie@arconservancy.org or (530)621-1224.

Feb 5:  Grizzly Country & Irreparable Harm:  Short Films Screening plus Q & A, 7 – 8:30 p.m., rei.com/outdoorschool Berkeley.


Upcoming Months:


Feb 9:  Jed Smith 50-mile, 50k, 30k, half marathon Runs in Sacramento, ultrasignup.com.

Feb 9:  Western States Training Camp 20-miler in Auburn, ultrasignup.com.

Feb 16:  Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park 5k, 10k, 15k, half marathon Runs, tctruns.com.

Feb 16, 17:  Fourmidable 50k, 35.5k, half marathon, 13k Runs, ultrasignup.com.

Feb 23:  Salmon Falls 50k Run in Coloma, ultrasignup.com.

Feb 23:  N. Nevada Correctional Center Wild Horse adoption/sale, blm.gov/programs/wild-horse-and-burro/adoption-and-sales/events or 866-468-7826.

Mar 2:  Way Too Cool 50k Run, ultrasignup.com.

Mar 2:  Annual Wings & Wine, with Birds of Prey, benefit at High Hands Nursery in Loomis, 5:30 – 8 p.m., visitplacer.com/events.

Mar 16, 17:  Shamrock’n half marathon, 5k, 10k Runs, fleetfeetsacramento.com.

Mar 23:  R3C Wild Horse Program Spring Adoption Event, friendsoffr3c.com.  Mustang adoption with 6-month’s training; offered through the County Jail in Elk Grove (not BLM).

Apr 14:  39th Annual ZooZoom 5k, 10k plus Fun Runs & Benefit, sacramentozoozoom.com.

May 9 – 12:  Western States Horse Expo at Murieta Equestrian Center, horsexpo.com.





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