STLRC – Upcoming Rides and Events

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Description:  MOST MEMBERS HAVE PUT THIS TRIP ON HOLD DUE TO THE COVID-19 VIRUS.  .  CURRENTLY ONLY FIVE STRONG RIDERS ARE GOING.  If the quarantines are lifted and you feel safe traveling you can make your own reservation if you decide to participate.  NO GROUP RATE.  Hilton Inn and Suites, Xenia/Dayton 1-937-347-1029.  Current cost per night is $114.46 plus tax.

Contact group leader if you make a reservation.   fholdenried@hotmail.com

Xenia, Ohio is the hub for numerous rails to trails bicycle paths, as well as country riding. We have compiled many possible rides for us using trails and roads (rolling hills). Riding exclusively on the bicycle paths is another option (flat). A variety of rides are offered: short, long, hilly, flat, bike paths and country roads. Something for everyone. Cyclists provide their own transportation and stay in the Hampton Inn and Suites the whole trip. Cue sheets will be available and trail maps will be provided. We will meet briefly each day to discuss possible rides the following day.

Experience Level:

All experience levels are welcome!

Distance:

A variety of ride distances will be available on this trip, including:

  • Under 10 mile rides
  • 10-20 mile rides
  • 20-40 mile rides
  • 75-110 mile rides

We will discuss rides as a group during the trip and will ensure that everyone gets to enjoy multiple rides at their preferred pace!

Ride Speed:

We will plan rides as a group and determine the skill level of those attending. Our group members are expected to be able to maintain a speed of around 13-16mph on most rides.

Terrain:

A variety of ride terrains will be available, including:

  • Almost flat
  • Mild hills
  • Rolling hills
  • Extremely hilly
  • Severe climbs

We will discuss rides as a group during the trip, and will ensure that everyone gets to enjoy multiple rides that accommodate their preferred pace.

Stops:

We will provide cue sheets one we have chosen the rides for the trip and will communicate all of our planned stops to riders at that time.

Ride Leader:

Faye Holdenried

Ride Difficulty Key

View the STLRC ride difficulty key to see exactly how we categorize our bike rides.

Interested in our past rides?

View the STLRC Facebook group to see updates and photos from our past rides!

Want to plan your own ride?

Become a ride leader and learn what it takes to plan a STLRC bike ride!