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Event
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2018
AUGUST
 
 
 
Tuesday
August 21, 2018
Nine Mile Creek Trail Ride
(18 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am
Macy's Home Store
7235 France Avenue South, Edina
Lunch after ride TBD
RSVP:
Pat Nelson
Wednesday
August 22, 2018

What's Cookin' Picnic
Brookview Park, Golden Valley
"
Baseball Fare"
Hosted by
ULLR Foundation
ULLR Foundation President
Thursday
August 23, 2018

Lakes of Eden Prairie Ride

(18 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am
Miller Park
8200 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie
Lunch after ride at Lions Tap
16180 Flying Cloud Drive, Eden Prairie
RSVP:
Tom VandeHei
Sun-Tues
August 26-28, 2018

 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

Nancy Navis
Dale Bonham
Thursday
August 30, 2018
Thursday Ride

(16-19 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
SEPTEMBER
 
 
 
Wednesday
September 05, 2018

LAST What's Cookin' Picnic of 2018
Brookview Park, Golden Valley
"
Croissants"
Hosted by 
Johnson & Ronning
Vicki Johnson
Thursday
September 06, 2018
Dakota Rail Trail Ride

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

Dakota Rail Regional Trail
Trailhead parking:
4150 Bell Street, St Bonifacius
Lunch after ride at TBD
RSVP:
Dan Regan
Thursday
September 13, 2018
Thursday 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

Bill Brechtel
Wednesday
September 19, 2018

Rodgers & Hammerstein: Broadway Masters  Matinee
Show starts at 1:00 pm, Ives Auditorium
Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center
11441 Masonic Home Drive, Bloomington
Tickets via:
Fran De Well
RSVP & Checks
NLT Sep 14
Thursday
September 20, 2018
Thursday Ride

(23 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
Saturday
September 22, 2018

South Bloomington Overlook Ride
(23 mi RT) Meet 10:00 am
Parking lot by Jerry's Foods
9625 Anderson Lakes Parkway, Eden Prairie
Lunch after ride at Bruegger's Bagels
9641 Anderson Lakes Parkway, Eden Prairie
RSVP:
John Vogt
Thursday
September 27, 2018
Thursday 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
OCTOBER
 
 
 
Monday
October 01, 2018

St Croix Bluffs Regional Park Hike
(~4.5 mi RT) Meet 10:15 am, Hike 10:30 am
10191 St Croix Trail South, Hastings
Parking lot across from the volleyball courts
Lunch after hike at Bierstube
109 11th Street West, Hastings
RSVP:
Nancy Sand
Thursday
October 04, 2018
LAST Thursday 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
Saturday
October 06, 2018

Dakota Rail Trail Ride
(12/28/36 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
RSVP:
Bill Brechtel
Sunday
October 07, 2018

16th Annual 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 at TBD

RSVP:
John Egan
Carolyn Buswell
Monday
October 08, 2018
New Bell Museum Tour
Meet 1:15 pm at museum
2088 Larpenteur Avenue West
, St Paul
Park in museum lot ($4 fee)
1:30 pm museum tour
2:45 pm planetarium show
(Optional) 12: 00 pm lunch at Colossal Cafe
2315 Como Avenue, St Paul
Tickets via:
Nancy Sand
RSVP & Checks
NLT Sep 10th:

Thursday
October 11, 2018

Hyland Hills Richardson Center Hike

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

RSVP NLT Oct 9:
Sharon Marini
Wednesday
October 17, 2018

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
RSVP:
Linda Heintz
Sunday
October 21, 2018

Mary Poppins Sunday Matinee
Bloomington Centre For The Arts
Show Starts at 2:00 pm
1800 West Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington
Optional: Meet for lunch at 12:00 pm
Applebee's, 9601 Lyndale Ave So, Bloomington
(Let Jan know if coming to lunch by Oct. 19th)
Tickets via:
Janice Swanberg
RSVP & Checks
NLT Sep 28th
Monday
October 22, 2018

U of M Landscape Arboretum Hike
Meet 10:00 am
Oswald Visitors Center
3675 Arboretum Drive, Chaska
Lunch after hike in Arboretum cafeteria
Jim Habeck
Wednesday
October 24, 2018
MN Zoo Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular!
Meet 7:30 pm by the
Bison Statue at Zoo South Entrance
13000 Zoo Boulevard, Apple Valley
Purchase & enjoy adult beverages & food
on the Central Plaza
Walk the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Trail,
5,000 lighted carved pumkins displayed
with musical vignettes and fog.  Boo!
Tickets via:
Nancy Sand
RSVP & Checks
NLT Oct 17th:

Friday
October 26, 2018
   
Full Moon Hike

Sharon Tornes
Wednesday
October 31, 2018

Schulze Lake Hike
Lebanon Hills Regional Park
Meet 10:15 am, Hike 10:30 am
Lebanon Hills Visitor Center
860 Cliff Road, Eagan
Lunch after hike at New Bohemia Wurst & BierHaus
1278 Town Centre Drive, Eagan
RSVP:
Nancy Navis
Craig Navis

NOVEMBER
 
 
 
Wednesday
November 07, 2018

Long Lake Regional Park Hike
Meet 10:30 am, Hike 10:45 am
Long Lake Park Pavillion parking lot
~1500 Old Highway 8, New Brighton
Lunch and/or bowling after hike
The Mermaid Entertainment Center
2200 Mounds View Boulevard, Mounds View
Jan Swanberg
Jerry Swanberg

Sunday
November 11, 2018

Carver Park Reserve Hike
Meet 9:45 am, Hike 10:00 am
Lowry Nature Center
7025 Victoria Drive, Victoria
Lunch after hike at
School of the Wise
1750 Tower Boulevard, Victoria
RSVP:
Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel

Wednesday
November 14, 2018

Nine Mile Creek Hike
     Meet 11:00 am, Hike 11:15 am
Moir Park parking lot
104th St South & Morgan Ave, Bloomington
Lunch at Willy McCoy's after hike
10700 France Ave S, Bloomington
Linda Heintz
Monday
November 19, 2018

Mississippi River & Milwaukee Ave Historic District Hike
Meet 10:15 am, Hike 10:30 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
2990 W River Pkwy, Mpls
RSVP:
Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
Wednesday
November 28, 2018

Terrace Oaks Hike
Meet 11:00 am, Hike 11:15 am
Terrace Oaks West Park
12801 County Road 11, Burnsville
Lunch after hike at Lucky's 13 Pub
2033 Burnsville Center, Burnsville
(in Burnsville Center)
RSVP:
Linda Heintz
DECEMBER
 
 
 
Wednesday
December 12, 2018
   

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Highlands Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Saturday
December 15, 2018

French Park SS/XC/Hike
French Regional Park
Meet at 1:30 pm at Park Headquarters Bldg
12605 Rockford Road,  Plymouth
Stop at Chili's afterwards
4000 Vinewood Lane, Plymouth
Jim Habeck
Thursday
December 20, 2018
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
       
2019
JANUARY
 
 
 
Fri-Sun
January 04-06, 2019
   
MSC Winter Carnival

Jerry Schuster
Tuesday
January 15, 2019
   

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Highlands Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Thursday
January 24, 2019
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Saturday
January 26, 2019

Elm Creek SS/XC/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 30, 2019
   

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Highlands Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
FEBRUARY
 
 
 
Monday
February 04, 2019

MN River Valley Wildlife Refuge SS/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

RSVP:
John Vogt
Thursday
February 07, 2019
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Thursday
February 14, 2019
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Wednesday
February 20, 2019
   

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Highlands Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Sun-Sat
Feb 24-Mar 02, 2019

Whitefish Montana Ski Trip
Stay at Grouse Mountain Lodge
6 nights lodging
Roundtrip airfare & shuttles included
Pre-Trip Party
Welcome Party
Group Dinner at Grouse Mtn Lodge
Jim Habeck
Wayne Jastremski
MARCH
 
 
 
Tuesday
March 05, 2019
   

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Friday
March 08, 2019

Whitetail Woods SS/XC/Hike
Whitetail Woods Regional Park
Meet 11:00 am
17100 Station Trail, Farmington
Lunch after at Vivo Kitchen
15435 Founders Lane, Apple Valley
RSVP:
Nancy Sand
Wednesday
March 13, 2019
   

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Highlands Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Tuesday
March 19, 2019

Gale Woods Farm SS/Hike
Meet 10:00 am
Gale Woods Farm
7210 County Road 110 West, Minnetrista
Lunch after at Dakota Junction
2281 Commerce Blvd, Mound
RSVP:
Bill Brechtel
APRIL
 
 
 
Thursday
April 18, 2019

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
Wednesday
April 24, 2019
   
Minnehaha Falls Hike

Karen Holmquist
MAY
 
 
 
Wednesday
May 01, 2019

Bunker Hills Hike
Meet at 10:15 am, Hike at 10:30 am
Bunker Hills Regional Park Activity Center
550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW, Andover
Lunch after hike at Kendall's Tavern & Chophouse
at Bunker Hills Golf Course
12800 Bunker Prairie Road NW, Coon Rapids
Nancy Sand
Monday
May 06, 2019

Como Park Hike
Meet 10:45 am, Leave 11:00 am
At the Pavilion by Lake Como
1360 Lexington Parkway North, St Paul
Eat after event at TBD
Barb Kolbe
Kyle McClintick