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These rides are for members of the St. Louis Recreational Cyclists.
If you would like to participate in our rides, please consider becoming a member.
Group ride participants should bring their own cue sheets.


Ride Listing Below Last Updated/Corrected:12-29 07;50 DCF



 03 Dec Tue  O'Fallon, Missouri Civic Park - Lake St. Louis (4Cb and 4Cc)
Depart at 9:30 a.m. from the O'Fallon, Missouri Civic Park. Directions: From I-70 and Hwy M (Main Street) go north 0.5 miles on Hwy M (Main Street) to railroad crossing; left (west) on Civic Park Drive (first street north of railroad crossing); left (west) 0.2 miles on Civic Park Drive to the parking lot on the right. Options for 22, 23, 29, 30, 31, 36, 37, 38, 42, 43, 44, or 50 miles. Rest/Food Stop at Lake St. Louis. Coordinator: Joe Kruchowski, 314-766-0646   Cue Sheet  07 Dec Sat  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 10:00 a.m. from the Schnuck's Parking Lot at Market Place in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: From I-55 and I-255 in South St. Louis County go 6.0 miles southeast across the Jefferson Barracks Bridge on I-255, exit IL Hwy 3 South, go 2.2 miles and turn right on Veterans Parkway @ McDonald's, go 0.1 mile and turn left @ Regions Bank into the MarketPlace; park abeam and out from the Schnuck's market. Mileage choices usually between 30 and 60 miles. There is no cue sheet for this ride. Ride length, ride destination and rest/coffee stop will be determined prior to departure by the ride leader. Riders may break up into groups based on total mileage, destination and speed. Coordinator: Rick Schuchet, cell: 314-583-1664. No Cue Sheet needed.  09 Dec Mon  Creve Coeur Lake to New Town and Beyond (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 10:00 a,m, from Sailboat Cove at Creve Coeur Lake for a mostly flat ride to New Town and beyond in St. Charles County. No ride when forecasted beginning temperature is 35 degrees or lower; or when the forecast of rain or snow is 20% or greater. Directions:From I-270, exit at Dorsett Rd. West 1.5 miles to Marine Ave. Right (north) on Marine for about 1.3 miles to Sailboat Cove entrance. Rest/Food Stop in New town. Coordinators: Jim Musec, cell: 314 910-1791 and Kathy Montgomery, cell: 636-233-2848.   Cue Sheet  14 Dec Sat  RIDE CANCELLED  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 10:00 a.m. from the Schnuck's Parking Lot at Market Place in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: From I-55 and I-255 in South St. Louis County go 6.0 miles southeast across the Jefferson Barracks Bridge on I-255, exit IL Hwy 3 South, go 2.2 miles and turn right on Veterans Parkway @ McDonald's, go 0.1 mile and turn left @ Regions Bank into the MarketPlace; park abeam and out from the Schnuck's market. Mileage choices usually between 30 and 60 miles. There is no cue sheet for this ride. Ride length, ride destination and rest/coffee stop will be determined prior to departure by the ride leader. Riders may break up into groups based on total mileage, destination and speed. Coordinator: Rick Schuchet, cell: 314-583-1664. No Cue Sheet needed.  16 Dec Mon  Creve Coeur Lake to New Town and Beyond (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 10:00 a.m. from Sailboat Cove at Creve Coeur Lake for a mostly flat ride to New Town and beyond in St. Charles County. No ride when forecasted beginning temperature is 35 degrees or lower; or when the forecast of rain or snow is 20% or greater. Directions:From I-270, exit at Dorsett Rd. West 1.5 miles to Marine Ave. Right (north) on Marine for about 1.3 miles to Sailboat Cove entrance. Rest/Food Stop in New town. Coordinators: Jim Musec, cell: 314 910-1791 and Kathy Montgomery, cell: 636-233-2848.   Cue Sheet  19 Dec Thur  RIDE CANCELLED  Dierberg's (Taylor Road) - West County Ride (3B-Db and 3B-Dc)
Depart at 10:00 a.m. from Dierberg's on Taylor Road in Wildwood. Ride cancelled if raining at start time. Directions: From the intersection of Clarkson Road and Manchester Road in West County, go west on Manchester Road (which becomes Hwy 100) approximately 2.4 miles to the stop light for Taylor Road on the left (south); left on Taylor Road for one block and then left into the Dierberg's Parking Lot. Coordinator: Joe Kruchowski, 314-766-0646.   Cue Sheet  21 Dec Sat  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 10:00 a.m. from the Schnuck's Parking Lot at Market Place in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: From I-55 and I-255 in South St. Louis County go 6.0 miles southeast across the Jefferson Barracks Bridge on I-255, exit IL Hwy 3 South, go 2.2 miles and turn right on Veterans Parkway @ McDonald's, go 0.1 mile and turn left @ Regions Bank into the MarketPlace; park abeam and out from the Schnuck's market. Mileage choices usually between 30 and 60 miles. There is no cue sheet for this ride. Ride length, ride destination and rest/coffee stop will be determined prior to departure by the ride leader. Riders may break up into groups based on total mileage, destination and speed. Coordinator: Rick Schuchet, cell: 314-583-1664. No Cue Sheet needed.  23 Dec Mon  Creve Coeur Lake to New Town and Beyond (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 10:00 a,m, from Sailboat Cove at Creve Coeur Lake for a mostly flat ride to New Town and beyond in St. Charles County. No ride when forecasted beginning temperature is 35 degrees or lower; or when the forecast of rain or snow is 20% or greater. Directions:From I-270, exit at Dorsett Rd. West 1.5 miles to Marine Ave. Right (north) on Marine for about 1.3 miles to Sailboat Cove entrance. Rest/Food Stop in New town. Coordinators: Jim Musec, cell: 314 910-1791 and Kathy Montgomery, cell: 636-233-2848.   Cue Sheet  28 Dec Sat  RIDE CANCELLED  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 10:00 a.m. from the Schnuck's Parking Lot at Market Place in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: From I-55 and I-255 in South St. Louis County go 6.0 miles southeast across the Jefferson Barracks Bridge on I-255, exit IL Hwy 3 South, go 2.2 miles and turn right on Veterans Parkway @ McDonald's, go 0.1 mile and turn left @ Regions Bank into the MarketPlace; park abeam and out from the Schnuck's market. Mileage choices usually between 30 and 60 miles. There is no cue sheet for this ride. Ride length, ride destination and rest/coffee stop will be determined prior to departure by the ride leader. Riders may break up into groups based on total mileage, destination and speed. Coordinator: Rick Schuchet, cell: 314-583-1664. No Cue Sheet needed.  30 Dec Mon  RIDE CANCELLED  Creve Coeur Lake to New Town and Beyond (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 10:00 a,m, from Sailboat Cove at Creve Coeur Lake for a mostly flat ride to New Town and beyond in St. Charles County. No ride when forecasted beginning temperature is 35 degrees or lower; or when the forecast of rain or snow is 20% or greater. Directions:From I-270, exit at Dorsett Rd. West 1.5 miles to Marine Ave. Right (north) on Marine for about 1.3 miles to Sailboat Cove entrance. Rest/Food Stop in New town. Coordinators: Jim Musec, cell: 314 910-1791 and Kathy Montgomery, cell: 636-233-2848.   Cue Sheet