St. Louis Recreational Cyclists
A bicycling group in the metropolitan St. Louis, Missouri area offering group rides at various ability levels.

St. Louis Recreational Cyclists is affiliated with
League of American Bicyclists
St. Louis Recreational Cyclists


Ride Schedule for St. Louis Recreational Cyclists

Member Area

If you are a member of STLRC and need a password for access, please send an email to the webmaster.


Watch for STLRC members wearing their new STLRC jerseys.

Road Closures

Wild Horse Creek Road CLOSURE for Bridge Replacement Project
Wild Horse Creek Road will be closed from today through October 29, 2018. There is a new bridge repair project that closes Wild Horse Creek Road two miles west of Centaur Road. Details at: Click Here

Special Rides

Covered Bridges of Parke County, Indiana

Oct 7-11
Make reservations.

STLRC End of Season Ride and Potluck

Tue, Oct 16
Save the date.

St. Genevieve Two Day Ride

Oct 23-24
Make reservations.

Charity Rides

Pedal the Cause

Sept 30, 2018
St. Louis, MO
Raise money for cancer research.

Mike Dailey Radtour

Sept 30, 2018
Columbia, IL
Support Bike Helmets for Kids.

St. Louis Recreational Cyclists ride many weekday mornings from February through December. Occasionally rides are also scheduled at other times.

The links below show the ride schedules by month. Observe the year at the top of the page to make sure you are looking at the current schedule.

You can also view the archives of previous rides.

Ride Difficulty Rating

1 → under 10
2 → 10–20
3 → 20–40
4 → 40–75
5 → 75–110
6 → 110+
A – Almost Flat
B – Mild hills
C – Rolling hills
D – Severe climbs
E – Extremely hilly
a → 6–12 mph (suitable for new riders or riders wanting a more leisurely pace)
b → 13–16 mph (speed maintained by many of our club riders)
c → 16–20 mph (advanced riders wanting a faster and more challenging ride)
d → 21+ mph
*Speed is that which most riders will maintain on a flat road without any significant wind.

Bring water, tools, spare tube and money. Ride cancels in hard rain, snow, below 40° F, or excessive heat.
Rides are free for St. Louis Recreational Cyclists members, non-members must join by their second ride.