STLRC – Upcoming Rides and Events
Columbia to Belleville
October 22, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Starting Location: Schnucks Market Place Columbia, IL
Time of Departure: 9:00 AM
Description: Rolling ride through pleasant, southern Illinois back roads with Belleville as our rest destination. Several great return routes available on this ride. Rolling hills but not too bad. No mountains to climb but there will be a very nice downhill return on Imbs Station Road. Mileage options for 43 to 48 miles.
Special Considerations during this time:
- Social distancing of 6 ft.
- Bring mask to wear if requested
- Stay home if you feel ill or have been exposed to the Coronavirus.
- 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 on Columbia Center just past Regions Bank.
- Turn right into the Schnucks MarketPlace parking lot.
- We usually park out away from the Bully’s restaurant and Pediatric Dentistry storefronts.
Experience Level: 4Cb & 4Cc
Stops: Belleville rest Stop will be Circle-K on Centreville & Dintelman
Road Hazards: A spot of chipseal here and there.
Weather Considerations: The ride will be cancelled if it’s raining at the start location at departing time. Please watch the weather forecasts and radar. Check the website for any corrections or cancellations before you leave home. Contact ride leader with questions.
Ride Leader: Joe Kruchowski 314-766-0646
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