STLRC – Upcoming Rides and Events
September 30 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 pm
Participation in STLRC Rides & Hikes is at your own risk. STLRC assumes no liability.
Starting Location: Grant’s Trail, upper most parking lot on Holmes Avenue. (If trail leaves your parking lot in both directions you are at nearby lower lot!) The new Big Bend bridge over I-44 is open but still under construction. Traffic restrictions in the area may change frequently. Consult your GPS before departing.
Time of Departure: 8:30 AM sharp Meetup: 8:10 AM
Description: This short, easy 20-mile route is out and back the length of Grant’s Trail, recently extended to River des Peres. Gradual inclines. Pace of about 9-10 mph. Option for 16 miles.
Special Considerations during this time:
- Social distancing of 6 ft.
- Consider bringing a mask
- Stay home if you feel ill or think you may have been exposed to the Coronavirus.
- OBEY APPROPRIATE RESTRICTIONS PER CDC AND LOCAL GOVERNING BODIES.
Directions: See map. Be aware of construction in vicinity of the start.
Cue Sheet: None. Ride down trail 8 miles to lower trailhead for rest stop then 2 miles more and cross bridge over River des Peres. U-turn and pedal back 10 miles up moderate inclines to start. No cue sheet.
Experience Level: 3Ba
Stops: Restroom break at lower trailhead at 8 miles.
Road Hazards: Obey all traffic signals. Use caution at all crossings.
Weather Considerations: Canceled if raining at start time, or wind chill predicted for 49F or less. Check for other cancellations on website one hour before departure.
Ride Leader: Tom Mitchell 314-323-8124
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