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
St. Louis Recreational Cyclists


Ride Schedule for St. Louis Recreational Cyclists

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If you are a member of STLRC and need a password for access, please send an email to the webmaster.

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STL Biking Community Meeting

Meramec River Bridge Bike/Ped Access
Tue, October 15, 2019, 6-8 PM.
Riverchase Recreation Center
990 Horan Dr
Fenton, MO 63026
An open house to learn the possibilities and express your opinion.

More Information
Read under "Will there be a bike lane with this project?"

Road Closures

Charity Rides

Pedal the Cause
Ride to fight cancer.
Sept 28-29 (Sat-Sun)
Chesterfield Ampitheater

St. Louis Recreational Cyclists ride many weekday mornings from February through December. Occasionally rides are also scheduled at other times.

The links below show the ride schedules by month. Observe the year at the top of the page to make sure you are looking at the current schedule.

You can also view the archives of previous rides.

Ride Difficulty Rating

1 → under 10
2 → 10–20
3 → 20–40
4 → 40–75
5 → 75–110
6 → 110+
A – Almost Flat
B – Mild hills
C – Rolling hills
D – Severe climbs
E – Extremely hilly
a → 6–12 mph (suitable for new riders or riders wanting a more leisurely pace)
b → 13–16 mph (speed maintained by many of our club riders)
c → 16–20 mph (advanced riders wanting a faster and more challenging ride)
d → 21+ mph
*Speed is that which most riders will maintain on a flat road without any significant wind.

Bring water, tools, spare tube and money. Ride cancels in hard rain, snow, below 40° F, or excessive heat.
Rides are free for St. Louis Recreational Cyclists members, non-members must join by their second ride.