FEATURES: Come out for this delightful spring classic through the Kaskaskia river bottoms in the heart of southern Illinois coal country. Stay afterwards for a fantastic home cooked chicken dinner and plenty of cold beer, for purchase.
ROUTES: 47, 36, 23 miles
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling, no big hills
PREREGISTRATION: Click here
PRICE: Online – $8 member, $13 nonmember, $3 child. Day of ride – $10 member, $15 nonmember, $3 child.
START: St. Libory City Park
1018 Sparta Street, St. Libory, IL 62282
DIRECTIONS: From St. Louis, take I-64 east to IL-4 (exit 23), go south through Mascoutah 12 miles to IL-15, turn left and go 5 miles to St. Libory. Turn left on IL-15. Turn left on Sparta Street. Park is on the right at 1st Street.
REGISTRATION: 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.
BIKE SHOP SPONSOR: Columbia Bicycle Center