STLRC – Upcoming Rides and Events

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Participation in STLRC Rides & Hikes is at your own risk. STLRC assumes no liability.

Starting Location:  Marsala’s market-New Town 3308 Rue Royale St , St. Charles
Meeting time:6:45 am
Time of Departure: 7:00
Description: 50 mile ride across the Golden Eagle Ferry ($4:00 each way) includes a 36 mile loop in scenic Calhoun County. Some rolling hills with a couple steep climbs. 2,000 feet total climbing.
Special Considerations during this time:

  • Bring a mask to wear if needed
  • Stay home if you feel ill.

Directions to start from I-270

From I-270 take Hwy 370 North to St Charles

After 7.2 miles take exit 5 and go east on New Town Blvd

after 2.5 miles turn right to W Canal St

continue on Canal St 0.6 miles to Arpent St

turn right then left at Rue Royale St

go lift on Civic Center and park just north of Marsala’s

Cue Sheet:    New Town to Calhoun County

Navigation .fit File:  NTCalCo50

Smartphone RidewithGPS link for 50 mile route

Experience Level: 4Cc
Food/rest/restroom stops: AJ’s-mile 30, bathrooms, good food, drinks
Ride Leader: Bill Montgomery 636-928-1274

Note: The ride is cancelled if there is rain at start time. Check the weather forecast and check the ride calendar for any updates on the morning of the ride.

Ride was moved to Friday, August 13 (yikes Friday the 13th) due to excessive heat, time departure changed to 7am.

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