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Ride Listing Below Last Updated: 05-29 18:35  DCF



 01 Wed May  RIDE CANCELLED  Chesterfield Valley Athletic Complex – West County Ride (3Cb and 3Cc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. (note depart time) from the Chesterfield athletic fields for a ride on the Monarch Levee and other roads in West County. Directions: West on I-64 (Hwy 40) to Exit #14 (Spirit of St. Louis Blvd.), up exit ramp to traffic circle, then make a hard right turn onto the North Service Rd. Go 0.1 mile and turn left on the road leading to the athletic fields and parking. Ride 30 miles in West County. Coordinator: Dale Markley, cell: 314-971-6555.   Cue Sheet  02 May Thur  RIDE CANCELLED Rescheduled for Friday (05/03)  Columbia - Cherry St - Kropp Rd - Millstadt - Freeburg - Smithton - Centerville Rd or Sand Rock Rd & Coxeyville Rd (4Cb and 4Cc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. (note the new depart time of 9:00 a.m.) from the MarketPlace in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: I-270/255 SE across the JB Bridge, exit Columbia/Hwy 3 south for 1.9 miles, right at Edelweiss Drive (@ McDonalds) for two blocks, left into the MarketPlace. Options for 44, 48, or 52 miles. Rest/Food Stop in Freeburg. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  03 May Fri  Columbia - Cherry St - Kropp Rd - Millstadt - Freeburg - Smithton - Centerville Rd or Sand Rock Rd & Coxeyville Rd (4Cb and 4Cc)
Depart at 8:00 a.m. (note the new depart time of 8:00 a.m.) from the MarketPlace in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: I-270/255 SE across the JB Bridge, exit Columbia/Hwy 3 south for 1.9 miles, right at Edelweiss Drive (@ McDonalds) for two blocks, left into the MarketPlace. Options for 44, 48, or 52 miles. Rest/Food Stop in Freeburg. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  03 May Fri  Grant’s Trail – out and back (2Ba and 2Bb)
This short, easy 16.5 mile route is an out and back the length of Grant’s Trail. Gradual inclines. Meet at 8:30 a.m. for 9:00 departure from north parking lot on Holmes Ave, just north of I-44 overpass. Opportunity afterwards for late breakfast or early lunch at The Barn by Sappington House. Cancel if raining at start time. Directions: From I-44 (Exit 278) and Big Bend Road go .1 miles east on Big Bend, turn left onto Melshire .1 miles, then right onto Holmes, cross over I-44 and parking lot is on the left. Coordinator: Tom Mitchell, home: 314-858-1020, cell: 314-323-8124. No cue sheet needed  04 May Sat  RIDE CANCELLED  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 8:30 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. 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.  05 May Sun  MCT Trails Ride (3Aa and 3Ba)
Meet at 9:00 a.m. for a 9:30 start from the Metro East Parks & Recreation Admin Building. Ride 30 - 40 miles on the outstanding MCT paved trail network. Directions: From I-255, take the Horseshoe Lake Road exit (exit #26). East on Horseshoe Lake Road for 0.6 miles. Turn right on Freedom Drive, and then turn left, at the tee, on United Dr. (unmarked) to the Metro East Park and Recreation parking lot, directly behind Culver's restaurant. From I-70 east, exit at IL Route 157 (exit #11- Collinsville). North on Rt. 157 for 0.5 miles. Left on United Drive (the road just before Culver's), then a right into the Metro East Park and Recreation parking lot. Coordinator: Claudia Spener, home: 314-862-7851, cell: 636-497-2563. (No Cue Sheet required.)  06 May Mon  Creve Coeur Lake to New Town and Beyond (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. (note new start time) from Sailboat Cove at Creve Coeur Lake for a mostly flat ride to New Town and beyond in St. Charles County. Ride cancelled if raining at ride start time. Directions due to flooding: Due to potential flooding in Creve Coeur, meet at Page extension parking lot. Directions: West on Hwy 364, cross Missouri river, exit Upper Bottom/ Arena Pkwy, right turn, an immediate right turn to parking lot. Options for 25 - 45 miles. Rest/Food Stop in New town. Coordinator: Jim Musec, cell: 314-910-1791.   Cue Sheet  06 May Mon  Short, Easy Ride in Creve Coeur Park (3Ba)
Meet at 8:30 a.m., depart at 9:00 from Sailboat Cove in Creve Coeur Park. Ride will be 21 miles, mostly flat, with an opportunity to pedal up six medium hills. Route features nice sections of shade. Cancel, if raining at start time. 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. Ride coordinator: Tom Mitchell, home: 314-858-1020, cell: 314-323-8124. No cue sheet needed  07 May Tue  RIDE CANCELLED  Lewis & Clark Boathouse - Marais Becket Rd - Portage Des Sioux - Island Rd (4Ab and 4Ac)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. from the Lewis & Clark Boathouse in St. Charles for a flat ride to Portage Des Sioux. Directions: I-70 west into St. Charles County, exit 5th Street north for 0.2 mile, then right on Boone's Lick Road for 0.5 mile to the Boathouse parking area. Note there are no rest rooms available at the Boathouse parking area. Rest rooms are available at the Tourism Center which is located at the intersection of S. Riverside Drive and First Capitol Drive, approximately 0.5 mile from the Boathouse parking area. Options for 42 or 46 miles. Rest/Food Stop in Portage Des Sioux. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  07 May Tue  RIDE CANCELLED  Route 66 State Park Ride (3Ba and 3Bb)
Check in around 8:45 a.m. for a 9:00 a.m. start. Meet at the Route 66 State Park. MoDOT has permanently closed the Old Route 66 Bridge Bridge between the east and west halves of Route 66 State Park. SEE NEW DIRECTIONS BELOW! We are venturing on the acclaimed Route 66 for a fairly flat ride with a few hills out through Eureka and Pacific. Ride about 32 miles with options for additional mileage. Directions: West on I-44 to the Eureka exit (Exit # 264), Left or south on Hwy 109 (Hwy W) cross under I-44 and immediately turn left onto the entrance ramp for eastbound I-44. Once you're on eastbound I-44, take the very next exit for Williams Rd. (exit # 265). Then take an immediate left on the south outer road. Follow the outer road east then turn left and cross under the two Meramec River bridges. Continue until the T intersection with the main park road, turn right and go a short distance (0.2 mi) to the parking lot with restroom. Coordinators: Pat Cannon, cell: 314-795-3727 and Faye Holdenried, cell: 636-399-4604.   Cue Sheet  08 May Wed  Howell Island - Wildwood - Allenton - St. Albans (4Db and 4Dc)
Depart at 8:00 a.m. from Howell Island Parking Lot for a hilly ride through Chesterfield, Wildwood, Allenton and St. Albans. Directions: From West bound Hwy 40 / I-64, take exit 16, turn right on to Chesterfield Airport Road for 2.1 miles then left on to Olive St./ Etherton Rd. for 1.6 miles to parking lot on right. Options up to 62 miles to be determined on the morning. Rest/Food stop at McDonald's, Six Flags. Coordinator: Granville White, cell: 314-581-2458.   Cue Sheet  09 May Thur  RIDE CANCELLED due to forecast of rain  Columbia - D Rd - Coxeyville Rd - Goeddletown Rd - Waterloo - Gall Rd or Trout Camp Rd (4Cb and 4Cc) Depart at 9:00 a.m. from the MarketPlace in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: I-270/255 SE across the JB Bridge, exit Columbia/Hwy 3 south for 1.9 miles, right at Edelweiss Drive (@ McDonalds) for two blocks, left into the MarketPlace. Options for 36, or 47 miles. Rest/Food Stop in Waterloo. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  10 May Fri  Grant’s Trail – out and back (2Ba and 2Bb)
This short, easy 16.5 mile route is an out and back the length of Grant’s Trail. Gradual inclines. Meet at 8:30 a.m. for 9:00 departure from north parking lot on Holmes Ave, just north of I-44 overpass. Opportunity afterwards for late breakfast or early lunch at The Barn by Sappington House. Cancel if raining at start time. Directions: From I-44 (Exit 278) and Big Bend Road go 0.1 miles east on Big Bend, turn left onto Melshire .1 miles, then right onto Holmes, cross over I-44 and parking lot is on the left. Coordinator: Ann Stiern, home: 314-965-0212 cell: 314-401-8116. No cue sheet needed.  11 May Sat  RIDE CANCELLED  Columbia, IL Market Place Saturday Coffee Ride (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 8:30 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. 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.  13 May Mon  Creve Coeur Lake to New Town and Beyond (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. (note new start time) from Sailboat Cove at Creve Coeur Lake for a mostly flat ride to New Town and beyond in St. Charles County. Ride cancelled if raining at ride start time. Directions due to flooding: Due to potential flooding in Creve Coeur, meet at Page extension parking lot. West on Hwy 364, cross Missouri river, exit Upper Bottom/ Arena Pkwy, right turn, an immediate right turn to parking lot. Options for 25 - 45 miles. Rest/Food Stop in New town. Coordinator: Jim Musec, cell: 314-910-1791.   Cue Sheet  13 May Mon  Short, Easy Ride in Creve Coeur Park (3Ba)
Meet at 8:30 a.m., depart at 9:00 from Sailboat Cove in Creve Coeur Park. Ride will be 21 miles, mostly flat, with an opportunity to pedal up six medium hills. Route features nice sections of shade. Cancel, if raining at start time. 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. Ride coordinator: Tom Mitchell, home: 314-858-1020, cell: 314-323-8124. (No cue sheet needed)  14 May Tue  Lake St. Louis/Hwy 40 - New Melle - Schaper Rd - Wentzville (3Cb and 3Cc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. from the Schnuck's parking lot at Lake St. Louis Blvd. and Hwy 40. Options for 33, 36, 38 or 41 miles. Rest/Food Stop in Wentzville. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  14 May Tue  MCT Trails Ride (3Aa and 3Ba)
Meet at 8:30 a.m. for a 9:00 start from the Metro East Parks & Recreation Admin Building. Ride 30 - 40 miles on the outstanding MCT paved trail network. Directions: From I-255, take the Horseshoe Lake Road exit (exit #26). East on Horseshoe Lake Road for 0.6 miles. Turn right on Freedom Drive, and then turn left, at the tee, on United Dr. (unmarked) to the Metro East Park and Recreation parking lot, directly behind Culver's restaurant. From I-70 east, exit at IL Route 157 (exit #11- Collinsville). North on Rt. 157 for 0.5 miles. Left on United Drive (the road just before Culver's), then a right into the Metro East Park and Recreation parking lot. Coordinator: Claudia Spener, home: 314-862-7851, cell: 636-497-2563. (No Cue Sheet required)  16 May Thur  RIDE CANCELLED  Columbia - Cement Hollow Rd - Concordia Church Rd - Boyd Rd - Millstadt - Cherry St or Centerville Rd or Cement Hollow Rd (4Cb and 4Cc)
WESTBOUND JB BRIDGE CLOSED! Depart at 9:00 a.m. from the MarketPlace in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: I-270/255 SE across the JB Bridge, exit Columbia/Hwy 3 south for 1.9 miles, right at Veterans Pkwy (@ McDonalds) for two blocks, left into the MarketPlace. Options for 37, 41 or 43 miles. Rest/Food Stop in Millstadt. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet 16 May Thur  Dierberg’s (Taylor Road) – West County Ride (3B-Db and 3B-Dc)
Depart at 8:00 a.m. (Note 8:00 a.m. start time) from Dierberg’s on Taylor Road in Wildwood. Multiple options from 16 to 44 miles on cue sheet. 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, cell: 314-766-0646.   Cue Sheet  16 May Thur  Chesterfield Valley Athletic Complex – Monarch Levee Ride (3Bb and 3Bc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. from the Chesterfield athletic fields for a ride on the Monarch Levee and other roads in West County. Directions: West on I-64 (Hwy 40) to Exit #14 (Spirit of St. Louis Blvd.), up exit ramp to traffic circle, then make a hard right turn onto the North Service Rd. Go 0.1 mile and turn left on the road leading to the athletic fields and parking. Options for 26, 32, 37, or 43 miles. Coordinator: Peggy Crump, cell: 314-518-3822.   Cue Sheet  17 May Fri  Grant’s Trail – out and back (2Ba and 2Bb)
This short, easy 16.5 mile route is an out and back the length of Grant’s Trail. Gradual inclines. Meet at 8:30 a.m. for 9:00 departure from north parking lot on Holmes Ave, just north of I-44 overpass. Opportunity afterwards for late breakfast or early lunch at The Barn by Sappington House. Cancel if raining at start time. Directions: From I-44 (Exit 278) and Big Bend Road go .1 miles east on Big Bend, turn left onto Melshire .1 miles, then right onto Holmes, cross over I-44 and parking lot is on the left. Coordinator: Tom Mitchell, home: 314-858-1020, cell: 314-323-8124. No cue sheet needed.  18 May Sat  O'Fallon Beat-the-Heat Coffee Ride, Missouri Civic Park - Lake St. Louis (4Cb and 4Cc)
Replaces the Saturday Columbia Coffee Ride due to the JB Bridge closure.
Depart at 7:30 a.m. (Yes – 7:30am start) 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). Mileage choices usually between 30 and 50 miles. Ride length will be determined prior to departure by the ride leader. Riders may break up into groups based on total mileage, destination and speed. No Cue Sheet needed. Rest/Food Stop at Lake St. Louis McDonalds. Coordinator: Rick Schuchet, cell: 314-583-1664.  20 May Mon  Creve Coeur Lake to New Town and Beyond (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. from Sailboat Cove at Creve Coeur Lake for a mostly flat ride to New Town and beyond in St. Charles County. Ride cancelled if raining at ride start time. 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. Options for 25 - 45 miles. Rest/Food Stop in New town. Coordinator: Harold Wisely, cell: 314-550-0042.   Cue Sheet  20 May Mon  Short, Easy Ride in Creve Coeur Park (3Ba)
Meet at 8:30 a.m., depart at 9:00 from Sailboat Cove in Creve Coeur Park. Ride will be 21 miles, mostly flat, with an opportunity to pedal up six medium hills. Route features nice sections of shade. Cancel, if raining at start time. 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. Ride coordinator: Tom Mitchell, home: 314-858-1020, cell: 314-323-8124. No cue sheet needed.  21 May Tue  RIDE CANCELLED  O'Fallon, Missouri Civic Park - Lake St. Louis (4Cb and 4Cc)
Depart at 9:00 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) 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: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  21 May Tue  RIDE CANCELLED  Kirkwood to JB Park (3Ba and 3Bb)
Meet at 9:00 a.m. for 9:30 departure from the Kirkwood Park/Community Center for the regular 30 mile ride to JB Park for a rest stop then Grant’s Trail back to Kirkwood. Faye & Pat will lead the normal 30 mile loop. 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. Coordinators: Faye Holdenried, cell: 636-399-4604 and Pat Cannon, cell: 314-795-3727.   Cue Sheet  22 May Wed  Dierberg’s (Taylor Road) – Wildwood Ride (3B-Db and 3B-Dc)
Depart at 8:30 a.m. (Note 8:30 a.m. start time) from Dierberg’s on Taylor Road in Wildwood. Multiple options from 16 to 44 miles on cue sheet. 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: Kathy Montgomery, cell: 636-233-2848.   Cue Sheet  23 May Thur  RIDE CANCELLED - due to forecasted rain - Rescheduled for Friday (05/24)   St Louis Premium Outlet Mall - Six Flags (3Cb and 3 Cc)
Depart at 8:00 a.m. from the St Louis Premium Outlet Mall in Chesterfield, MO. From I-270/I-64 go west 11.3 miles to Spirit of St Louis Airport Exit 14. At bottom of ramp turn right on round-a-bout and proceed east on N Outer 40 Road 0.3 miles to right turn on Spirit of St Louis Blvd, go south 0.3 and turn right on Chesterfield Airport Rd, go west 0.5 miles to left turn onto Olive Street Rd, go 0.2 miles west to right turn onto Outlet Blvd, go northwest 0.5 miles to right turn into mall parking area, go northeast 0.1 miles and turn left at "T" and follow mall road 0.1 miles to parking area B-13 abeam the Reebok and Rue21 stores. Restrooms are available inside the mall. Coordinator: Jim Cobb, cell: 314-369-4101.   Cue Sheet  23 May Thur  RIDE CANCELLED  MCT Trails Ride (3Aa and 3Ba)
Meet at 8:30 a.m. for a 9:00 start from the Metro East Parks & Recreation Admin Building. Ride 30 - 40 miles on the outstanding MCT paved trail network. Directions: From I-255, take the Horseshoe Lake Road exit (exit #26). East on Horseshoe Lake Road for 0.6 miles. Turn right on Freedom Drive, and then turn left, at the tee, on United Dr. (unmarked) to the Metro East Park and Recreation parking lot, directly behind Culver's restaurant. From I-70 east, exit at IL Route 157 (exit #11- Collinsville). North on Rt. 157 for 0.5 miles. Left on United Drive (the road just before Culver's), then a right into the Metro East Park and Recreation parking lot. Coordinators: Dotty Menetre 314-327-2244; Joanie Fromme 314-560-7536; Vicki McAmis 636-399-2637 and Sharon Friedrich 314-435-9491 All Numbers for Ride Coordinators are their cell numbers. No Cue Sheet required.  24 May Fri  St Louis Premium Outlet Mall - Six Flags (3Cb and 3 Cc)
Depart at 8:00 a.m. from the St Louis Premium Outlet Mall in Chesterfield, MO. From I-270/I-64 go west 11.3 miles to Spirit of St Louis Airport Exit 14. At bottom of ramp turn right on round-a-bout and proceed east on N Outer 40 Road 0.3 miles to right turn on Spirit of St Louis Blvd, go south 0.3 and turn right on Chesterfield Airport Rd, go west 0.5 miles to left turn onto Olive Street Rd, go 0.2 miles west to right turn onto Outlet Blvd, go northwest 0.5 miles to right turn into mall parking area, go northeast 0.1 miles and turn left at "T" and follow mall road 0.1 miles to parking area B-13 abeam the Reebok and Rue21 stores. Restrooms are available inside the mall. Coordinator: Jim Cobb, cell: 314-369-4101.   Cue Sheet  24 May Fri  Grant’s Trail – out and back (2Ba and 2Bb)
This short, easy 16.5 mile route is an out and back the length of Grant’s Trail. Gradual inclines. Meet at 8:30 a.m. for 9:00 departure from north parking lot on Holmes Ave, just north of I-44 overpass. Opportunity afterwards for late breakfast or early lunch at The Barn by Sappington House. Cancel if raining at start time. Directions: From I-44 (Exit 278) and Big Bend Road go 0.1 miles east on Big Bend, turn left onto Melshire .1 miles, then right onto Holmes, cross over I-44 and parking lot is on the left. Coordinator: Ann Stiern, home: 314-965-0212 cell: 314-401-8116. No cue sheet needed.  25 May Sat  RIDE CANCELLED - due to forecasted rain  Lake St. Louis/Hwy 40 to New Melle - Brad's Coffee Ride (4Cb and 4Ec)
Depart at 8:00 a.m. from the Schnuck's parking lot at Lake St. Louis Blvd. and Hwy 40. Coordinator: Jim Cobb, cell: 314-369-4101.   Cue Sheet  27 May Mon  Creve Coeur Lake to New Town and Beyond (3Bb and 4Bc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. from Sailboat Cove at Creve Coeur Lake for a mostly flat ride to New Town and beyond in St. Charles County. Ride cancelled if raining at ride start time. Directions due to flooding: The Creve Coeur Lake Bike Path is flooded! Meet at Page extension parking lot. West on Hwy 364, cross Missouri river, exit Upper Bottom/ Arena Pkwy, right turn, an immediate right turn to parking lot. 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. Options for 25 - 45 miles. Rest/Food Stop in New town. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  28 May Tue  St. Peters — O'Fallon — Lake St. Louis — Hawk Ridge Trail (4Cb and 4Cc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m.from the commuter parking lot on the north side of I-70 at the St. Peters exit (exit #222). Options for 36, 41, or 46 miles. Rest/Food Stop at Hawk Ridge Trail. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  30 May Thur  RIDE CANCELLED  Columbia - Falling Springs - Imbs Station Rd - Belleville - Boyd Rd - Zingg Rd - Cherry St or Cement Hollow Rd (4Cb and 4Cc)
Depart at 9:00 a.m. from the MarketPlace in Columbia, Illinois. Directions: I-270/255 SE across the JB Bridge, exit Columbia/Hwy 3 south for 1.9 miles, right at Veterans Pkwy (@ McDonalds) for two blocks, left into the MarketPlace. Options for 45, 46, 50, or 52 miles. Rest/Food Stop in Belleville. Coordinator: Wayne Marsh, home: 636-532-1398, cell: 314-541-5510.   Cue Sheet  30 May Thur  MCT Trails Ride (3Aa and 3Ba)
Meet at 8:30 a.m. for a 9:00 start from the Metro East Parks & Recreation Admin Building. Ride 30 - 40 miles on the outstanding MCT paved trail network. Directions: From I-255, take the Horseshoe Lake Road exit (exit #26). East on Horseshoe Lake Road for 0.6 miles. Turn right on Freedom Drive, and then turn left, at the tee, on United Dr. (unmarked) to the Metro East Park and Recreation parking lot, directly behind Culver's restaurant. From I-70 east, exit at IL Route 157 (exit #11- Collinsville). North on Rt. 157 for 0.5 miles. Left on United Drive (the road just before Culver's), then a right into the Metro East Park and Recreation parking lot. Coordinators: Dotty Menetre 314-327-2244; Joanie Fromme 314-560-7536; Vicki McAmis 636-399-2637 and Sharon Friedrich 314-435-9491 All Numbers for Ride Coordinators are their cell numbers. No Cue Sheet required.  31 May Fri  Grant’s Trail – out and back (2Ba and 2Bb)
This short, easy 16.5 mile route is an out and back the length of Grant’s Trail. Gradual inclines. Meet at 8:30 a.m. for 9:00 departure from north parking lot on Holmes Ave, just north of I-44 overpass. Opportunity afterwards for late breakfast or early lunch at The Barn by Sappington House. Cancel if raining at start time. Directions: From I-44 (Exit 278) and Big Bend Road go .1 miles east on Big Bend, turn left onto Melshire .1 miles, then right onto Holmes, cross over I-44 and parking lot is on the left. Coordinator: Tom Mitchell, home: 314-858-1020, cell: 314-323-8124. No cue sheet needed.