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

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These rides are for members of the St. Louis Recreational Cyclists.
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Ride Listing Below Last Updated: 03-28 21:40  DCF



 02 Mar Sat  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:00 AM 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. 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 Mar Sat  RIDE CANCELLED  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:00 AM 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. 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. 10 Mar Sun  Annual STLRC Meeting and Pot Luck Dinner
Doors open at 3:30 p.m. Dinner will begin promptly at 4:00 p.m. followed by our annual club meeting. Club membership will be voting on election of STLRC directors for 2019. The Board of Directors is also proposing changes to the club bylaws which will require a vote of the membership to be effective.

This year we will meet at American Legion Post 397 in Creve Coeur near Olive and I-270. Address is 934 E Rue de la Banque 63141.
Directions: From Olive and Ballas, go one block north to the 1st stop sign. Turn left and travel one more block. The post is directly to your right. Make a sharp U-turn to the right into the post parking lot.
Bring a dish to share and your beverage of choice. Alcoholic beverages may not be brought in but will be available for purchase from the VFW. Soft drinks will also be available for purchase.
This will be a good time to renew your STLRC membership. Download the Membership Application and Renewal Form and bring it with $10.00 to the potluck. All past, present, and prospective members and significant others are INVITED! If you are renewing and your information has not changed, simply print the form, check the renewal box at the top of the form, and sign your name, then date it.
 16 Mar Sat  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:30 AM 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. 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.  17 Mar Sun  St.Pat's Day MCT Trails Ride
Anyone got the itch to try a little March Cycling Madness with a St. Patrick’s Day ride on the MCT trails? If yes, pump up those tires and meet at the Metro East Parks & Recreation Admin Bldg in Collinsville at 9 a.m. for 9:30 start. We will give our creaky knees a preseason workout. Lunch at Peel Pizza. 30+ leisurely miles. Directions: From I-255 take Horseshoe Lake Rd exit (exit #26) east for 0.6 miles. Right on Freedom Dr, then left on United Dr to the MEPC parking lot behind Culver’s. From I-70 east exit at IL 157 (exit #11-Collinsville). Left on Hwy 157 for 0.5 miles. Left on United Dr (just before Culvers then right into the MEPR parking lot. Coordinator: Claudia Spener 636-497-2563. No cue sheet required. Please call or email if you will be coming.  19 Mar Tue  Forest Park to Stacy Park
I'm planning a bike ride for Tuesday, March 19 from Forest Park to Stacy Park. Meet at the visitors center at 9:00 a.m. for a 9:30 start. We'll eat in the Delmar Loop area on the return from Stacy Park to Forest Park. Directions: The Visitor Center (yellow building with clock tower) is behind and to the east of the Missouri History Museum on Lindell Blvd. About halfway between Kingshighway Blvd. and Skinker Blvd. Coordinator: Deedie Cote, cell: 314-324-8763.   Cue Sheet  23 Mar Sat  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:30 AM 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. 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 Mar Sat  Kirkwood to JB Park, (3Ba and 3Bb)
Meet at 9:45 a.m. for 10:00 departure from the Kirkwood Park/Community Center for a 30 mile ride through Kirkwood and Webster Groves, to JB Park for a rest stop then Grant's Trail back to Kirkwood. Directions: 1-270 to Manchester Road, east on Manchester for about 2 miles to Geyer Road. Go south on Geyer for 1.2 miles to Kirkwood Park/Community Center behind the pool. Pat and Faye will be updating the cue sheet during the ride to include the new path and park. Know the route? No need to stop with us! Coordinators: Faye Holdenried, cell: 636-399-4604 and Pat Cannon, cell: 314-795-3727.   Cue Sheet 27 Mar Wed  Lake St. Louis/Hwy 40 - New Melle - Wright City - Wentzville (4Cb and 4Cc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. from the Schnuck's parking lot at Lake St. Louis Blvd. and Hwy 40. This will be a 43 mile ride. Rest/Food Stop in Wentzville. Coordinator: Kathy Montgomery, cell: 636-233-2848.   Cue Sheet  29 Mar Fri  RIDE CANCELLED  Great Annual Fish Fry Bike Ride (3Aa and 3Ab)
Ride cancelled due to weather forecast. Ride rescheduled for Friday, April 12th.  30 Mar Sat  RIDE CANCELLED  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:30 AM 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. 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.