St. Louis Recreational Cyclists
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


Ride Schedule for St. Louis Recreational Cyclists

Member Area

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


Order one of the new STLRC jerseys.
Get info on how.
Orders must be in by March 31, 2018.

Road Closures

Bouquet Road CLOSURE for Bridge Replacement Project
Bouquet Road will be closed from Monday, May 14 through August 11, 2018 to replace the existing one-lane bridge on Bouquet Road located just north of Cremins Road. The bridge location is approximately 0.6 miles from the Melrose Road intersection and approximately 2.3 miles from the Old Manchester intersection,

Special Rides

Charity Rides

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.