A bicycling group in the metropolitan St. Louis, Missouri area offering group rides at various ability levels.

St. Louis Recreational Cyclists is affiliated with
League of American Bicyclists
St. Louis Recreational Cyclists
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Past Group Rides of the St. Louis Recreational Cyclists

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August Bicycle Trip

August 30 - Sept 3
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Complete Streets Bike Ride
Smithton, Illinois

April 25, 2020 Details

2012 Archives

In our first year as a bicycle club, STLRC had 162 members (94 men and 68 women). We sponsored 222 rides although some were cancelled. Over 2000 riders, counting duplicates of course, rode on our rides. Here is a summary of the various rides.

Starting PointLocationNo. RidesTotal Atten.Avg. Atten.
Collinsville MCTTraiisIL44711.8
Columbia IL 31 241 7.8
Creve Coeur Lake STL County, MO 37 546 14.8
Dierberg's Clarkson/Clayton West STL County, MO 6 40 6.7
Forest Park Visitor's CtrSTL City, MO 4 54 13.5
Kirkwood Community CtrSTL County, MO 6 108 18.0
Lewis & Clark Boathouse St. Charles, MO 8 92 11.5
Lafayette Park STL City, MO6 81 13.5
Lake St. Louis/Hwy 40Wentzville, MO 5 54 10.8
Monarch LeveeWest STL County, MO35 350 10.0
Mueller Rd Soccer FieldsSt. Charles County, MO7 10715.3
O'Fallon Civic ParkSt. Charles County, MO 660 10.0
St. Peters MO5 60 12.0
Tower Grove Park STL City, MO 4 49 12.3
Waterloo IL5 45 9.0

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You can find descriptions of individual rides by following the links below. If you want to reuse one of these ride descriptions for planning a future ride, simply copy the description, paste it into an email, make the appropriate edits, and send it to rides@stlrc.org requesting that your ride be posted. You should grade your ride according to the Ride Difficulty Ratings.

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THANK YOU! To the 28 STLRC members who served as a ride coordinator (listed alphabetically):

Dalton Baker, Nancy English, Jackie Kohler, Andy Schwartz, Kent Bartels, Larry Essmann, MaryLou Kosta, Craig Shumate, Linda Borders, Darryl Fabick, Wayne Marsh, Claudia Spener, John Buck, Sharon Friedrich, Vicki McAmis, Billie Teneau, Pat Cannon, Joan Fromme, Dave Reiter, Willie Thierheimer, Deedie Cote, Faye Holdenried, Jim Reuter, Gene Trost, Joann Curtis, Pat Kallaos, Doug Rohrer, Harold Wisely Jr.