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Flash Foxy Winter Course – Intro to Trad

Bishop, CA

All courses will be offered on a sliding-scale starting at $50. To ensure our programs are financially accessible, full scholarships are also available for all education courses. A scholarship application is only required for those unable to afford the lowest tier ticket of $50.

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Alabama Hills Ranger Programs

Alabama Hills National Scenic Area Bishop, CA

Learn about the natural history of the Alabama Hills with BLM rangers.  Meet at the Mobius Trailhead Parking Lot, 1.5 miles north on Movie Flat Road from Whitney Portal Road.  Children need to be accompanied by adults.  Wear sturdy walking shoes.  Be prepared for weather changes.  Bring water & snacks.  Program may be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances such as weather, etc.

Free

Bishop 4H Green & White Washer Tournament & Barbeque Dinner

Tri-County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Heritage Arts Building Bishop, CA

Support the local 4H Program and participate in the 4th annual Green & Washer Tournament and Barbeque Dinner.  Tournament tickets - $25/person & $100/team.  Dinner only $25 per ticket.  No host bar by VFW.  Contact 4-H Office for pre-sale tickets and information at 760-873-7854.  Tournament check-in - 3PM.  First toss - 4PM.  Dinner - 5:30PM.  All funds stay local to help with program costs, enrollment fees, events and awards.  

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Alabama Hills Ranger Programs

Alabama Hills National Scenic Area Bishop, CA

Learn about the geology of the Alabama Hills with BLM rangers.  Meet at the Mobius Trailhead Parking Lot, 1.5 miles north on Movie Flat Road from Whitney Portal Road.  Children need to be accompanied by adults.  Wear sturdy walking shoes.  Be prepared for weather changes.  Bring water & snacks.  Program may be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances such as weather, etc.

Free

Sound Healing Gong Bath

Sierra Shanti Yoga Studio 275 South Main Street, Bishop, CA

Stretch, breath and relax as you experience the healing sound frequencies of the gong.  Taught by Jenn Whitney.  Register online at Sierra Shanti website.

$25

Bishop Trout Rodeo

Bishop, CA

The Bishop Trout Rodeo is coming back to Bishop! This is a catch and release event brought to you by the Southwest Council Fly Fishers International. We're lucky to have California fishing open year-round in Bishop, and we're going to celebrate with the second annual mid-winter trout rodeo! This will be a trout tournament for both fly fishers and conventional fishers. The Bishop Chamber of Commerce has been very supportive in bringing this event to our area. Pleasant Valley Reservoir and the Owens River will be the focus of the fishing.

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Free Coffee With Climbing Rangers

Bishop, CA

Every Saturday the Bishop Area Climbing Rangers will be serving Black Sheep Coffee at the Pleasant Valley "Pit" Campground from 8am-10am. Come out to meet the rangers, Matthew and Casey, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee! This program will continue through March.

Free

Reiki & Yin Yoga Experience

Sierra Shanti Yoga Studio 275 South Main Street, Bishop, CA

Allison Potter & Deborah Shubnel will lead this activity.  Reservations required.  Register and pay online at Sierra Shanti website.

$25
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Free Coffee With Climbing Rangers

Bishop, CA

Every Saturday the Bishop Area Climbing Rangers will be serving Black Sheep Coffee at the Pleasant Valley "Pit" Campground from 8am-10am. Come out to meet the rangers, Matthew and Casey, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee! This program will continue through March.

Free
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Free Coffee With Climbing Rangers

Bishop, CA

Every Saturday the Bishop Area Climbing Rangers will be serving Black Sheep Coffee at the Pleasant Valley "Pit" Campground from 8am-10am. Come out to meet the rangers, Matthew and Casey, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee! This program will continue through March.

Free

Bingo at VFW Post 8988

VFW 484 Short St., Bishop, CA

$25 per person. Call Tricia for more information (760-937-3651

$25.0

Flash Foxy Winter Course – Single Pitch Rescue Skills

Bishop, CA

Been climbing a while, and now you’re ready to take your skills to the next level? Our 1-day: Single Pitch Rescue Skills course will teach you some tips to get yourself out of tricky situations. Accidents happen, but you can be more prepared! Our 2-day: Single Pitch Skills course is for the intermediate trad climber looking learn advanced systems and technical skills including anchor building, belay takeovers, hauling, ascending and more!

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Sage to Summit Winter Race Series

Bishop, CA

Run, jog or walk for a great cause. Race #1 on 1/21 benefits Wild Iris. Race #2 on 2/25 benefits Eastside Student Center. Race #3 on 3/3 benefits Inyo County Search and Rescue. Contact Sage to Summit for more info.

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Free Coffee With Climbing Rangers

Bishop, CA

Every Saturday the Bishop Area Climbing Rangers will be serving Black Sheep Coffee at the Pleasant Valley "Pit" Campground from 8am-10am. Come out to meet the rangers, Matthew and Casey, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee! This program will continue through March.

Free

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Sage to Summit Winter Race Series

Bishop, CA

Run, jog or walk for a great cause. Race #1 on 1/21 benefits Wild Iris. Race #2 on 2/25 benefits Eastside Student Center. Race #3 on 3/3 benefits Inyo County Search and Rescue. Contact Sage to Summit for more info.

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Free Coffee With Climbing Rangers

Bishop, CA

Every Saturday the Bishop Area Climbing Rangers will be serving Black Sheep Coffee at the Pleasant Valley "Pit" Campground from 8am-10am. Come out to meet the rangers, Matthew and Casey, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee! This program will continue through March.

Free
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Free Coffee With Climbing Rangers

Bishop, CA

Every Saturday the Bishop Area Climbing Rangers will be serving Black Sheep Coffee at the Pleasant Valley "Pit" Campground from 8am-10am. Come out to meet the rangers, Matthew and Casey, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee! This program will continue through March.

Free

Flash Foxy Climbing Festival

Bishop, CA

Bishop not only offers world-class bouldering but also provides hundreds of sport and trad routes nearby.  We hope that the Flash Foxy Climbing Festival* will not only reach veteran climbers but also provide a safe space for beginner climbers to come and learn more about all that climbing has to offer! Flash Foxy Climbing Festival* welcomes all women and genderqueer climbers to join us at this event.

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Free Coffee With Climbing Rangers

Bishop, CA

Every Saturday the Bishop Area Climbing Rangers will be serving Black Sheep Coffee at the Pleasant Valley "Pit" Campground from 8am-10am. Come out to meet the rangers, Matthew and Casey, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee! This program will continue through March.

Free

Flash Foxy Winter Course – Single Pitch Skills

Bishop, CA

Been climbing a while, and now you’re ready to take your skills to the next level?  2-day: Single Pitch Skills course is for the intermediate trad climber looking learn advanced systems and technical skills including anchor building, belay takeovers, hauling, ascending and more!

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Free Coffee With Climbing Rangers

Bishop, CA

Every Saturday the Bishop Area Climbing Rangers will be serving Black Sheep Coffee at the Pleasant Valley "Pit" Campground from 8am-10am. Come out to meet the rangers, Matthew and Casey, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee! This program will continue through March.

Free

Mule Days Celebration

Tri-County Fairgrounds & Event Center 475 Sierra Street, Bishop, CA

A world-class equestrian event promoting the legacy, heritage and talents of the mule.  Join us for an action packed week of mule events, concerts, catered dinner and BBQ, dancing, the world’s longest non-motorized parade, and more, at The Bishop Mule Days Celebration!

Owens Valley Cruisers Fall Colors Car Show

Bishop City Park 700 N. Main Street, Bishop, CA

Take a drive to the spectacular Owens Valley to join us at the Bishop City Park for the annual Fall Colors Car Show.  You can register Friday evening and socialize, or register Saturday morning at the show - no pre-registration required.  Follow the signs from Main Street.  Friday evening - music and food trucks. Saturday morning - car show with a Lions Club pancake breakfast available. Cost of entry $50, judging by Owens Valley Cruisers, awards at 3pm on Saturday. For more info, call Dennis Turner (760)937-1733 or Doug Clair (760)937-7441.