The Black Butte Lake Triathlon Series is one of the best weekends for outdoor enthusiasts on all of the West Coast. Situated right in the heart of Tehama County, Black Butte Lake is one of the most scenic of lakes scattered around the Northern California. Hosted annually on the second weekend of June it provides a great race for long time tri-geeks or for first time-newbies to test their legs for the triathlon season.
The weekend is split up into two separate races, a Mountain Bike Triathlon and a Road Triathlon both with a Sprint Distance and an Olympic Distance. But the fun does not stop there! There will be a health and fitness expo to see the latest and greatest gadgets as well as local vendors from the surrounding area show casing their all natural goods. Tehama County boasts some of the widest array of produce from fruit to nuts, olives and olive oil to their up and coming wine country