Past Events & Trips

Jan 2016 to Present


Listed in reverse chronological order 
Updated 03/18/2017
Date
Info
Event
Chairs
     
2017
Saturday
March 18, 2017
St. Patty's Day Social Party
4 pm, Shorewood
Pot Luck Supper
Please bring $1, a side dish,
and your beverages for the evening
Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
Sunday
March 12, 2017
Bike Season Planning Party
4 pm, Shorewood
Main dish and beverages provided
Please bring $1, a side dish, and your ideas
for bike trips you are willing to run
John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Wednesday
March 08, 2017
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Sunday-Saturday
Feb 26-Mar 04, 2017
Park City Ski Trip
    Lodging at Hilton Doubletree
1800 Park Avenue, Park City, UT
Includes Pre-Trip Party, Welcome Party, Group Dinner
5 days skiing at Park City &/or The Canyons
Jim Habeck
John Vogt
Wednesday
February 22, 2017
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
##Cancelled##
Monday
February 20, 2017
## CANCELLED TO DUE TO MUDDY TRAILS ##
Snowshoe or Hike
MN River Valley National Wildlife Refuge
Meet 10:30 am, SS/Hike 10:45 am
Old Cedar Avenue Bridge
Parking lot
Lunch after at TGI Fridays
2201 Killebrew Drive, Bloomington
John Vogt
##Cancelled##
Friday
February 17, 2017
## CANCELLED TO DUE TO MUDDY TRAILS ##
Snowshoe or Hike

Whitetail Woods Regional Park
Meet 11:00 am
17100 Station Trail, Farmington
Lunch after at Vivo Kitchen
15435 Founders Lane, Apple Valley
Nancy Sand
Wednesday
February 15, 2017
   

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Highlands Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Monday

February 13, 2017

Pictures
Cross-Country Ski or Snowshoe

Hyland Lake Park Reserve
Meet 10:45 am, Ski/SS 11:00 am

Richardson Nature Center

8737 East Bush Lake Road, Bloomington

Lunch after TBD

Sharon Marini
Sunday

February 12, 2017

Pictures
Little Shop Of Horrors Sunday Matinee
Artistry of Bloomington Centre For The Arts
Show Starts at 2:00 pm
1800 West Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington
Karen Gray
Saturday

February 11, 2017

February Social Party
11:30 am
Diane's Party Room, St Louis Park
Bring a potluck dish to share, BYOB, and $1 donation
Coffee & water provided
Bring games and/or cards
We will play a few rounds of Bingo!
Diane Erlandson
Friday

February 10, 2017

Pictures
Snowshoe or Hike
Como Park
Meet 10:45 am, Leave 11:00 am
Dockside Cafe in Pavilion by Lake Como
1360 Lexington Parkway North, St Paul
Eat after event at Dockside Cafe
or a place TBD
Barb Kolbe
Mary Ellen Gabel
Tues-Thur
Jan 31-Feb 02 , 2017
Pictures
Downhill, Cross Country, or Snowshoe
Granite Peak Trip
Stay at Stoney Creek Inn
Carpool to Wausau WI
Downhill ski at Granite Peak
XC or snowshoe at  Nine Mile Forest
Snowshoe at Rib Mountain State Park
Nancy Sand
## Rescheduled ##
Sunday
January 29, 2017
## Rescheduled From Saturday ##
Cross Country, Snowshoe or Hike

Elm Creek Regional Park
Meet 1:00 pm at
Eastman Nature Center
13351 Elm Creek Road, Osseo
Stop at Maple Tavern after outing
9375 Deerwood Lane North, Maple Grove
Jim Habeck
Wednesday
January 25, 2017
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Tuesday
January 24, 2017
Snowshoe Around A Lake
     
Meet 10:30 am, Walk 10:45 am
Oak Ridge Conference Center parking lot
1 Oakridge Drive, Chaska
A peaceful and quiet 3 mile walk
Lunch after walk at Oak Ridge Center
Sally Chevalier
Wednesday
January 18, 2017
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Wednesday
January 11, 2017
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
## Cancelled ##
Wednesday
January 04, 2017
     
## CANCELLED ##
Due To Cold Weather & Poor Ski Conditions
Afton Alps Downhill
Open to all MSC clubs
Meet 9:15 am
Alps Chalet upper level
  
6600 Peller Avenue South, Hastings
Barb Kolbe
## Cancelled ##
Sunday
January 01, 2017
     
## Cancelled Due To Poor Snow Conditions ##
New Year's Day at Afton Alps
Meet at 10:00 am
Highland Chalet
6600 Peller Avenue South, Hastings
Brian Johnson
       
2016
Wednesday
December 21, 2016
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Wednesday
December 14, 2016
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Fri-Sun
December 09-11, 2016
MSC Giants Ridge Trip
   
2 nights lodging in modern condos
Round trip motorcoach from Minneapolis or Rochester
2-day downhill ski lift ticket
Drink ticket for tap beer, wine, or soda
Saturday wine and cheese party on the hill
Turtle Races with $400 in MSC prizes
Poker Run with award, and even maybe the Human Slalom
Two course dinner banquet Saturday night  
Jerry Schuster
Thursday
December 08, 2016
Pictures
Membership Directory Folding Party
Lunch at 12 noon, followed by Directory folding
Minnetonka
Main dish and beverages are provided
Bring an appetizer, salad or dessert
$1 per person to help with the costs
Jan Butler
Monday
December 05, 2016
   Cross Country, Snowshoe or Hike
French Regional Park
Meet at 1:00 pm at Park Headquarters Bldg
12605 Rockford Road,  Plymouth
Stop at Chili's afterwards
4000 Vinewood Lane, Plymouth
Jim Habeck
Saturday
December 03, 2016
Pictures
ULLR Holiday Ball
Chanhassen American Legion
290 Lake Drive East, Chanhassen
5:00 pm: Social (cash bar)
6:00 pm:  Buffet - Beef, Chicken or Vegetarian
7:30 pm:  American Flyer Band
Sharon Marini
Mary Jane Hochstein
Diane Erlandson
Thursday
November 17, 2016
Nine Mile Creek Hike
     
Meet 11:00 am, Hike 11:15 am
Moir Park parking lot
104th Street South & Morgan Avenue, Bloomington
Lunch at Applebee's after hike
9601 Lyndale Avenue South, Bloomington
Linda Heintz
Tuesday
November 15, 2016
Pictures
Lake Elmo Full Moon Hike
 
Meet 6:00 pm at
Tamarack Tap Room
8418 Tamarack Village, Woodbury
for a drink and/or dinner
Then head to Lake Elmo Park Reserve
1515 Keats Avenue, Lake Elmo
for the moonlight hike
Sharon Tornes
Wednesday
November 09, 2016
Coon Rapids Dam Hike

(3 mi RT) Meet 10:00 am, Hike 10:15 am

Meet at west end of dam in Brooklyn Park

Lunch after hike at Roasted Pear

9690 Colorado Lane North, Brooklyn Park

Carol Bush
Sunday
November 06, 2016
Bye Bye Birdie
Meet in lobby at 1:00 pm to pick up your ticket
Minnetonka Theater
Minnetonka High School
18285 Hwy 7, Minnetonka
Optional dinner after the show TBD
Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
## Cancelled ##
Friday

November 04, 2016

## Cancelled & Rescheduled for Thur Dec 8th ##
Membership Directory Folding Party

Lunch at 12 noon, followed by directory folding
13506 Larkin Drive, Minnetonka
Main dish and beverages are provided
Bring an appetizer, salad or dessert
$1 per person to help with the costs
Jan Butler
Thursday
November 03, 2016
Pictures
Nine Mile Creek Hike
     
Meet 11:00 am, Hike 11:15 am
Moir Park parking lot
104th St South & Morgan Ave, Bloomington
Lunch at Applebee's after hike
9601 Lyndale Ave S, Bloomington
Linda Heintz
## Cancelled ##
Sunday
October 30, 2016
## CANCELLED Due To Muddy Trails ##
Hyland Hills Hike

Hyland Lake Park Reserve

Meet 9:45 am, Hike 10:00 am

Richardson Nature Center

8737 East Bush Lake Road, Bloomington

Lunch after TBD

Sharon Marini
Saturday
October 29, 2016
Pictures
Pajama Party
Celebrate Halloween in your PJ's!
Wear silly PJ's or a costume based on PJ's
Not a sleepover, underwear mandatory!
6:00 pm, Minnetonka
Pot Luck Supper
Wine & bottled water provided
Bring other beverages, a dish to share and $1
Jan Butler
Sunday
October 23, 2016
Mississippi River & Milwaukee Ave District Hike
     Meet 10:45 am, Hike 11:00 am
Park on Mpls city streets
Near E 29th St, S 46th Ave & W River Pkwy
(just north of Lake Street)
Lunch after hike at Longfellow Grill (Change of Venue)
2990 W River Pkwy, Mpls
Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
Fri-Sat
October 21-22, 2016
    MN Ski Expo
     Click Here to go to their website
9th Annual Explore MN Slopes Ski & Snowboard Expo
Mall of America Rotunda
10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. each day
No Host
Thursday
October 20, 2016
Lebanon Hills Regional Park Hike
Meet 11:00 am, Hike 11:15 am
West Trailhead parking lot
4801 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd, Eagan
Lunch after hike at Doolittles Woodfire Grill
2140 Cliff Road, Eagan  
Linda Heintz
Friday
October 16, 2016
Afton State Park Hike
6959 Peller Avenue South, Hastings     
Meet 9:30 am, Hike 10:00 am
Bring a bag lunch
State Park fee of $5 if you do not have a State Park Pass
Joella Wilson
Friday
October 14, 2016
Country Walk Around A Lake
Meet 10:00 am, Hike 10:15 am
1 Oakridge Drive, Chaska
A peaceful and quiet 3 mile walk
Lunch after walk at Oak Ridge Center
Sally Chevalier
Monday
October 10, 2016
Pictures
Richard T Anderson Conservation Area Hike
Meet 10:30 am, Hike 10:45 am

18700 Flying Cloud Drive, Eden Prairie

Lunch after hike at Lions Tap

16180 Flying Cloud Drive, Eden Prairie

Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
## Cancelled ##
Saturday

October 08, 2016

## Cancelled Due To Expected Low Temperature ##

Elm Creek Park to Coon Rapids Dam Ride

(20 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 10:00 am
Elm Creek Park Reserve Ski Chalet
12400 James Deane Parkway, Maple Grove
Lunch after ride in Maple Grove TBD
Bill Brechtel
Monday
October 03, 2016
Pictures
Lake Maria State Park Hike
Hike 10:15 am
Meet in trail center parking lot
11411 Clementa Avenue Northwest, Monticello
Lunch after hike at Maynard's Restaurant
21415 136th Avenue, Rogers
Nancy Sand
Sunday
October 02, 2016
The Million Dollar Quartet
Elvis, Jerry Lee, Johnny Cash & Carl Perkins
Old Log Theater
5185 Meadville Street, Excelsior
Sunday Matinee, arrive by 1:30 pm
Optional dinner after play TBD
Sally Chevalier
Saturday
October 01, 2016
Pictures
Terrace Oaks West Park Hike
Hike 10:30 am
12801 County Road 11, Burnsville
Lunch after hike at Jensen's Cafe
12750 Nicollet Avenue South, Burnsville
Nancy Sand
Thursday
September 27, 2016

LAST Thursday Morning Ride

(24 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Sunday
September 25, 2016
Chanhassen Ride and Pot Luck
(15 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 10:00 am
VandeHei home, Chanhassen
Potluck Lunch after ride
Bring a dish to pass and a lawn chair
Tom VandeHei
Mary VandeHei
## CANCELLED ##
Friday

September 23, 2016

## CANCELLED due to poor trail conditions ##
Terrace Oaks West Park Hike
Hike 10:30 am
12801 County Road 11, Burnsville
Lunch after hike at Jensen's Cafe
12750 Nicollet Avenue South, Burnsville
Nancy Sand
Thursday
September 22, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(23 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
## CANCELLED ##
Friday

September 16, 2016

## CANCELLED DUE TO BAD WEATHER ##
Taylors Falls Hike
Interstate Park, St. Croix Falls, WI

Meet 10:45 am, Ride 11:00 am

Ice Age Center & Gift Shop

Daily Non-Resident Park Fee $11

Hiking/Walking Sticks Recommended

Lunch after hike at Dalles House

720 State Road 35, St. Croix Falls, WI

John Vogt
Thursday
September 15, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(18+ mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Tuesday
September 13, 2016
South Bloomington Overlook Ride
(~23 mi RT) Meet 10:00 am
Strip Mall parking lot by Jerry's Foods
9625 Anderson Lakes Parkway, Bloomington
Lunch after ride at Bruegger's Bagels
9641 Anderson Lakes Parkway, Bloomington
John Vogt
Saturday
September 10, 2016
Sakatah Singing Hills Ride
(30 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 09:30 am
Faribault Trailhead
adjacent to White Pines Dog Park
900 Lyndale Avenue North, Faribault

Lunch after ride

Depot Bar & Grill

311 Heritage Place, Faribault

John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Thursday
September 08, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(18+ mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Wednesday
September 07, 2016

What's Cookin' Picnic

Brookview Park, Golden Valley

"TBD"
Hosted by the ULLR Singles
Jan Butler
Wednesday
September 07, 2016

Golf Before What's Cookin'

Hollydale Golf Club, 11:30 am

4710 Holly Lane North, Plymouth

$21 for walking seniors

Groups will form as ULLRs arrive

Jim Habeck
Thursday
September 01, 2016

23rd Annual Chocolate Lovers Ride

(25 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am

Meet at the Lynnhurst Field parking lot,

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Breakfast at 9:00 am, "sweets" provided

Bring foil to make a "Hershey Kiss" helmet

(12 mi RT) For shorter ride...

Meet at Minnehaha Falls at 11:30 am

Bring money for lunch at Cafe Latte' or Billy's

Karen Holmquist
Sun-Tues
August 28-30, 2016
Pictures

Lanesboro Bike & Golf Trip

Bike the Root River Trail

Golf at Lanesboro Golf Club,

Rivers Bend, or Ferndale Country Club

Stay at Green Gables Inn

303 Sheridan Street West, Lanesboro

Biking, Golf, Shopping, Winery, Theater

Sharon Marini
Patty Fitzgerald
Thursday
August 25, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(18+ mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Sunday
August 21, 2016
Theodore Wirth & Shingle Creek Trail Ride
(24 mi RT) Meet 8:45 am, Ride 9:00 am
Golden Valley Shopping Center
in front of New Bohemia Wurst & Bierhaus
8040 Olson Memorial Hwy, Golden Valley
Lunch after ride at New Bohemia
John Stiefel
Thursday
August 18, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(22 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Note: Different Location

Wabun Picnic Area at Minnehaha Park

4655 46th Street South, Mpls

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Wednesday
August 17, 2016

What's Cookin' Picnic

Brookview Park, Golden Valley

"German"
Hosted by the Deutsches
Margie Deutsch
Wednesday
August 17, 2016

Golf Before What's Cookin'

Hollydale Golf Club, 11:30 am

4710 Holly Lane North, Plymouth

$21 for walking seniors

Groups will form as ULLRs arrive

Jim Habeck
Sunday
August 14, 2016
Fort Snelling Hike

Meet at 11:00 am, Leave at 11:15 am

At the Ft Snelling History Museum Parking Lot

200 Tower Avenue, St Paul

(follow the brown signs on Hwys 5 & 55)

For a brisk hike around the park

Lunch after hike TBD

John Egan
Carolyn Buswell
Thursday
August 11, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(26 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Note: Different Location
Dakota Rail Regional Trail
Trailhead parking:
4150 Bell Street, St Bonifacius
Lunch location to be decided before ride
Dan Regan
Sunday
August 07, 2016
Beach Party: Pot Luck & Social
Party 3:00 pm, Pot Luck  5:00 pm
Waconia
Pontoons, runabout, tubing, water skiing,
kayaking, swimming
Bring a dish to share, your beverages, lawn chair,
swimsuit, towel
Jim Maiser
Saturday
August 06, 2016

Mill City Museum & Historic Walking Tour

An O'Kay Cultural Event
Meet at 10:00 am
704 South 2nd Street, Minneapolis
$32, includes lunch at D’Amico Café
Kay Sterling
Thursday
July 28, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(18 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Wednesday
August 03, 2016

What's Cookin' Picnic

Brookview Park, Golden Valley

"Pulled Chicken"
Hosted by the ULLR Foundation
Hawaiian Theme
Wear Hawaiian attire!
Jerry Weiskopf
Wednesday
August 03, 2016

Golf Before What's Cookin'

Hollydale Golf Club, 11:30 am

4710 Holly Lane North, Plymouth

$21 for walking seniors

Groups will form as ULLRs arrive

Jim Habeck
Saturday
July 31, 2016
"Tarzan: The Musical"

Minnetonka Theater

Minnetonka High School

18285 Highway 7, Minnetonka

 Show starts at 4:00 pm"Tarzan: The Musical"

Minnetonka Theater

Minnetonka High School

18285 Highway 7, Minnetonka

 Show starts at 4:00 pm

Karen Gray
Saturday
July 30, 2016
Gateway & Brown Creek Trails Ride
(21 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 9:45 am
Brown's Creek Trailhead parking lot
Hwy 95 & Laurel Street, Stillwater
Lunch after ride at the Dock Cafe
425 East Nelson Street, Stillwater
Joan Roe
Charlie Brown
Thursday
July 28, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(26 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Sunday
July 24, 2016
Cannon Valley Trail Ride

(20 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Welch Trailhead (wheel pass $4)

26674 144th Avenue Way, Welch, MN

Ride to Cannon Falls & back

Lunch at King's Place after the ride

14460 240th Street East, Miesville 

Sharon Marini
Ken Marini
Friday
July 22, 2016
Pictures

Sommerfest - "A Night in the Tropics"

Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
6:30 pm, Meet on the plaza for food & drinks
$29 for main floor tickets

Carol Burgess
Ray Hartmann
## CANCELLED ##
Thursday
July 21, 2016

## CANCELLED DUE TO HEAT ##

Thursday Morning Ride

(18 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Note: Different Location

Wabun Picnic Area at Minnehaha Park

4655 46th Street South, Mpls

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Wednesday
July 20, 2016

What's Cookin' Picnic

Brookview Park, Golden Valley

"Sloppy Joes"
Hosted by the Wests, Roberts & Schwebels
Gail West
Wednesday
July 20, 2016

Golf Before What's Cookin'

Hollydale Golf Club, 11:30 am

4710 Holly Lane North, Plymouth

$21 for walking seniors

Groups will form as ULLRs arrive

Jim Habeck
Tuesday
July 19, 2016
Welch to Hay Creek Ride

(32 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Welch Trailhead (wheel pass $4)

26674 144th Avenue Way, Welch, MN

Bike to Red Wing & Hay Creek
Cold one at Old Western Saloon & Grill
Lunch following ride at Bierstube
233 Withers Harbor Drive, Red Wing
Cheryl Rogers
Monday
July 18, 2016

PBS's "Dawn Of HumanityMovie & Discussion

Gramercy Club Party Room, 1:00 pm

15001 Burnhaven Drive, Burnsville

Supper at Olive Garden

1451 County Road 42 West, Burnsville

Gary Gray
Thursday
July 14, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(23+ mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Wednesday
July 13, 2016
Winter Events Planning Party

Gramercy Club Party Room, 4:00 pm

15001 Burnhaven Drive, Burnsville

Help us plan a wide variety of winter sports:
hiking, cross-country & alpine skiing and snowshoeing
Pot Luck Supper - Main dish provided
Everyone bring a dish to share
Barb Kolbe
Sunday
July 10, 2016
Mississippi River Rafting
Meet 12:30 pm, Start at 1:00 pm
Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park
10360 West River Road, Brooklyn Park
$35 fee is due at sign up
Sign-ups cutoff July 2nd
Bill Brechtel
Saturday
July 09, 2016
Woodbury & Lake Elmo Ride

(20 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Carmine's Restaurant
9900 Valley Creek Road, Woodbury
Lunch at Carmine's after ride
Sharon Tornes
Thursday
July 07, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(20 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Wednesday
July 06, 2016

What's Cookin' Picnic

Brookview Park, Golden Valley

"Turkey/Ham/Beef Croissant Sandwiches"
Hosted by the Johnsons & Ronnings
Vicki Johnson
Eileen Ronning
Wednesday
July 06, 2016

Golf Before What's Cookin'

Hollydale Golf Club, 11:30 am

4710 Holly Lane North, Plymouth

$21 for walking seniors

Groups will form as ULLRs arrive

Jim Habeck
Monday
July 04, 2016
Independence Day Ride
Mendota to St Paul Capitol

(14 mi RT) Meet 9:45 am, Ride 10:00 am

Big Rivers Regional Trail lot 

below St Peter's Catholic Church

1405 Sibley Memorial Highway, Mendota

(Hwy 13 & D Street)

Lunch after ride at Lucky's 13 Pub

1352 Sibley Memorial Highway, Mendota

Nancy Navis
Thursday
June 30, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(23.5 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Monday
June 27, 2016
Spring Lake Park Reserve to Hastings Ride
(20+ mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am
Schaar’s Bluff Trailhead
8395 127th Street East, Hastings
Bring a bag lunch to eat on the ride
Joella Wilson
Sunday
June 26, 2016
Triple Winery Tours
An O'Kay Cultural Activity
1:00 pm: Schram Vineyards
8785 Airport Rd, Waconia
2:15 pm: Sovereign Estate Wine
9950 North Shore Road, Waconia
3:45 pm: Parley Lake Winery
8280 Parley Lake Road, Waconia
Ellise Lamb
Saturday
June 24, 2016
East River Road to Boom Island Ride
(15 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am
724 Mount Curve Blvd, St Paul
Lunch on ride at Longfellow Grill
2990 West River Pkwy, Mpls
Robin Benson
Bill Lyon
Thursday
June 23, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(23.5 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Wednesday
June 22, 2016
Pictures

What's Cookin' Picnic

Brookview Park, Golden Valley

"Pulled Pork"
Hosted by the 70's Birthday Group
Barb Carpenter
Dianne Salmela
Wednesday
June 22, 2016

Golf Before What's Cookin'

Hollydale Golf Club, 11:30 am

4710 Holly Lane North, Plymouth

$21 for walking seniors

Groups will form as ULLRs arrive

Jim Habeck
Wednesday
June 22, 2016
Kayaking Essentials
at French Regional Park on Medicine Lake
Meet 12:30 pm, Start at 1:00 pm
12605 Rockford Road, Plymouth
3 hr event, $20, due at sign-up
Bill Brechtel
Mon-Thur
June 13-16, 2016
Pictures

Bike the Paul Bunyan Trail

Stay at Good Ol' Days Resort

26050 Oak Lane, Nisswa MN

Bike-Golf-Shop-Socialize-Fish-Swim-Eat-
Sit around the fire pit-Play in the sand!
Carol Thelen
Carol Bush
Saturday
June 11, 2016

Hiking, Bratwursts & Bier

Join ULLRs at the Germanic American Institute,
301 Summit Avenue, St. Paul for Deutsche Tage
Hikers Meet at 11:30 pm for a stroll on Summit Ave
Non-Hikers Meet at 12:30 pm
For Brats and Bier in the Paulaner Bier Garden
German Music and Dancers!
Margie Deutsch
Saturday
June 11, 2016
## Cancelled Due To Heat ##
Karen's Addendum in Inver Grove Heights Ride
(15 mi RT) Meet 11:30 am, Ride noon

DNR boat landing under Wakota Bridge

Take I-494 East, Exit 64B (Concord St)

Lat: 44.882010, Lon: -93.017534

Follow Villuame, Hardman, and Verdosa
Party at GAI after ride, then back to the landing
Karen Clarke
Thursday
June 09, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(21 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Wednesday
June 08, 2016

What's Cookin' Picnic

Brookview Park, Golden Valley

"Wraps"
Hosted by the ULLR Board
Mary Ellen Goriesky
Wednesday
June 08, 2016

Golf Before What's Cookin'

Hollydale Golf Club, 11:30 am

4710 Holly Lane North, Plymouth

$21 for walking seniors

Groups will form as ULLRs arrive

Jim Habeck
Saturday
June 04, 2016
Western Dakota Rail Regional Trail Ride
(28 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am
Mound Transit Center
5515 Shoreline Drive, Mound
Lunch after ride at Dakota Junction Restaurant
2281 Commerce Blvd, Mound
Dan Regan
Thursday
June 02, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(18 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Note: Different Location
Bruce Vento Regional Trail Trailhead

~588 East 7th Street, St Paul

(~Payne & 7th St)

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

Karen Clarke
Thursday
May 26, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(20 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Note: Different Location

Miller Park Children’s Playground (Linwood Court)
8208 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

Tom VandeHei
Thursday
May 19, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(20 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Thursday
May 12, 2016
MSC Spring Fling Party
Oak Marsh Golf Course
526 Inwood Avenue North, Oakdale
Tee times: 8:15-8:52 am (18 hls); 9:00-9:52 am (9 hls)
4 pm: Socializing and cash bar
5 pm: Putting green mixer contest
7 pm: Deli Buffet
Jerry Schuster
CANCELLED
Saturday

May 14, 2016

## CANCELLED ##
Mound to Mayer Ride

Western Dakota Rail Trail

(28 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am
Mound Transit Center
5515 Shoreline Drive, Mound
Lunch after ride at Dakota Junction Restaurant
2281 Commerce Blvd, Mound

Bill Brechtel
Thursday
May 12, 2016

Thursday Morning Ride

(14 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Saturday
May 07, 2016
"Pippin"

Minnetonka Theater

Minnetonka High School

18285 Highway 7, Minnetonka

 Show starts at 7:30 pm

Karen Gray
Saturday
May 07, 2016
Bike Season Kick-off Ride
Hopkins to Minneapolis Lakes

(12 mi RT) Meet 10:00 am, Ride 10:30 am

The Depot Coffee House

9451 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins

Lunch at Big 10 Restaurant after ride

1106 Mainstreet, Hopkins 
John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Friday
May 06, 2016
Pictures
Membership Directory Folding Party
Minnetonka
Directory folding at 6:30 pm

Followed by a light dinner
Main dish and beverages provided
Bring appetizer, salad or dessert, and $1
Jan Butler
Sunday
May 01, 2016
Pictures
Lake of the Isles Hike
Meet at 10:15 am, Leave at 10:30 am
Meet at 28th Street, East side of Lake of the Isles
West of Hennepin Avenue, Mpls
Lunch after hike at Famous Dave's
Calhoun BBQ & Blues Club
3001 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis
Carol Bush
Saturday
April 30, 2016
Pictures

ULLR Spring Awards Banquet

American Legion Post 643
12375 Princeton Avenue, Savage

5:00 pm - Social Hour (cash bar)

6:00 pm - Dinner

6:45 pm - Awards Presentation

8:00 pm - Music & Dancing

American Flyer Band

Sharon Marini
Mary Jane Hochstein
Sunday
April 24, 2016
Fiddler On The Roof 
Schneider Theatre, 2 pm Sunday Matinee
Bloomington Center For The Arts
1800 West Old Shakopee Rd, Bloomington
Best seats go fast, so send your check now!
Dinner after show TBD
Karen Gray
Fri-Sun
April 22-24, 2016
Midwest Mountaineering Spring Expo
Volunteers Needed for ULLR Booth!
Fri: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Sun: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
309 Cedar Avenue South, Minneapolis
Jan Butler
Wednesday
April 20, 2016
Pictures
Battle Creek Regional Park Hike
Meet 10:30 am, Hike 10:45 am
Battle Creek parking lot
Lower Afton Rd,
 just East of McKnight Road, Maplewood
Lunch after hike at Bonfire
1424 Weir Drive, Woodbury
Nancy Sand
Friday

March 18, 2016

Social Party at the O’Hochstein’s
12:00 pm, Maple Plain
Calling all leprechauns to a wearing of the green!
Bring a dish to share, your beverage, and $1
Mary Jane Hochstein
Galen Hochstein
Sunday

March 13, 2016

Bike Season Planning Party
4 pm, John & Patty's home
19595 Near Mountain Blvd, Shorewood

Main dish and beverages provided
Please bring $1, a side dish, and your ideas
for bike trips you are willing to run
Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
Saturday

March 12, 2016

Pictures
Elm Creek Regional Park  XC/SS/Hike
Meet 1:00 pm at
Eastman Nature Center
13351 Elm Creek Road, Osseo
Stop at Maple Tavern after outing
9375 Deerwood Lane North, Maple Grove
Jim Habeck

Sun-Sat

Feb 28-Mar 05, 2016

Pictures

Ski Summit County Colorado

Downhill, Cross-Country & Snowshoeing
Breckenridge, Keystone,
Arapahoe Basin, and Copper Mountain
Stay at Breckenridge Hilton DoubleTree
Karen Holmquist
Nancy Sand
Thursday

February 25, 2016

     

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Monday

February 22, 2016

Pictures
Observe Swan Feeding
Monticello Swan Park
Meet 10:00 am
121 Mississippi Drive, Monticello
Lunch after event at Maynards
21415 136th Avenue, Rogers
Nancy Sand
Thursday

February 18, 2016

     

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Wednesday

February 17, 2016

Pictures
Silverwood Park SS/XC/Hike
Meet 10:45 am, Leave 11:00 am
Visitors Center
2500 County Rd E, St. Anthony, MN
Eat after event, location TBD
Barb Kolbe
Mary Ellen Gabel
Friday

February 12, 2016

Afton Alps Downhill
Meet 9:15 am
6600 Peller Avenue South, Hastings
Alps Chalet upper level
12:00 lunch at Alps Chalet Adult Bar
Barb Kolbe
Tuesday

February 09, 2016

Pictures
Minnesota River Bottoms Hike or Snowshoe
Meet 10:30 am
11255 Bloomington Ferry Road, Bloomington
Lunch after the event at Famous Dave’s BBQ
5101 West 98th Street, Bloomington
John Vogt
Tues-Thur
February 02-04, 2016
Pictures
Granite Peak Downhill/XC/SS
Stay at Stoney Creek Inn
Carpool to Wausau WI
Downhill ski at Granite Peak
XC or snowshoe at  Nine Mile Forest
Snowshoe at Rib Mountain State Park

Nancy Sand
Diane Erlandson
Thursday

January 28, 2016

   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Saturday
January 23, 2016

Highland Park XC/SS/Hike
Meet 10:45 am, Hike 11:00 am
Richardson Nature Center
8737 East Bush Lake Road, Bloomington
Lunch after at TGI Fridays
7731 Normandale Blvd, Edina
Linda Heintz
Wednesday

January 06, 2016

Pictures

Afton Alps Downhill
Open to all MSC clubs
Meet 9:15 am
6600 Peller Avenue South, Hastings
Alps Chalet upper level
12:00 lunch at Alps Chalet Adult Bar
4:30 pm dinner at Afton House Inn Current Restaurant
3291 St Croix Trail South, Afton

Barb Kolbe
Jerry Schuster
Sunday

January 03, 2016

   
Summit County Pre-Trip Party
Karen Holmquist
Nancy Sand
          
       
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