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2022
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MAY
 
 
 
Thursday
May 19, 2022

Dakota Rail Trail Ride
Wayzata to St Boni
(26 mi RT) Meet at 9:30 am, ride at 9:45 am
Dakota Rail Regional Trail
Trailhead parking: 175 Grove Lane East, Wayzata
Picnic after the ride
Bring a chair, and your own food & beverages
RSVP:
John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Saturday
May 21, 2022

72nd Annual Ullr Awards Banquet
Chanhassen American Legion Post 580
290 Lake Drive East, Chanhassen
5:00 pm: Social Hour & Cash Bar
6:00 pm: Buffet Dinner
6:45 pm: Awards Presentation
8:00 Dancing
Ellise Lamb
Char Strand
Monday
May 23, 2022

Sakatah Trail Ride
Mankato to Madison Lake
(20 or 30 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am
Kiwanis Recreation Area
2301 US-169, Mankato
Bring a chair, lunch & drink for picnic after the ride
RSVP:
John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Thursday
May 26, 2022

Carver to Excelsior Ride
(25 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 10:00 am
Carver Park Reserve Winter Trailhead
6920 Springview Road, Waconia
Picnic after ride at ~12:30 pm
Bring a chair, and your own food & beverages
All ULLRs are invited to the picnic!
RSVP:
Bill Brechtel
Tuesday
May 31, 2022

Soo Line Trail Ride
(27 or 12 mi RT) Ride 10:30 am
Trailhead, Hwy 10 one mi north of Royalton
Lunch on ride at 12:30 pm
Jordie's Trailside Cafe
105 1st Avenue, Bowlus
Marcia Switenki
Tue-Fri
May 31-Jun 03, 2022
Flyer & Signup Sheet

Good Ol' Days Resort Nisswa Trip

Bike the Paul Bunyan Trail

Stay at Good Ol' Days Resort

26050 Oak Lane, Nisswa MN

Bike-Golf-Shop-Zipline-Socialize-Fish-Swim-Eat-
Kayak-Sit around the fire pit-Play in the sand!
Kathy Lucas
Kate Casserly
JUNE
 
 
 
Tuesday
June 07, 2022

Elm Creek to Fish Lake Park Ride & Picnic
(21 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 10:00 am
Elm Creek Park Reserve Ski Chalet
12400 James Deane Parkway, Maple Grove
Bring a chair, lunch & drink for picnic after the ride
All ULLRs are welcome to the picnic ~12:15 pm
RSVP:
Bill Brechtel
Wednesday
June 08, 2022

What's Cookin' ULLR Summer Picnic
"Chicken Salad"
Hosted by the ULLR Board
Luncheon Picnic, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Foundation Raffle!
Pat Nelson
Thursday
June 09, 2022

Two Tunnels Ride
(15 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 9:45 am
Big Rivers Regional Trail Trailhead
1498 Mendota Heights Road, Mendota Heights
NW corner, Hwy 13 & Mendota Heights Road
RSVP:
Nancy Navis
Craig Navis
Tuesday
June 14, 2022

Bloomington Trails Ride & Picnic
(15-20 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 09:30 am
Normandale Lake Parking Lot
Chalet Road, South of 84th Street, Bloomington
Picnic by the lake after ride, ~11:30 am
Everyone Welcome!  
Bring a chair and picnic lunch
RSVP:
Roger Kemp
Sharon Marini
Thursday
June 16, 2022

City Ride
Hopkins to Minneapolis Lakes

(20 mi RT) Meet 09:15 am, Ride 09:30 am

The Depot Coffee House

9451 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins

Bring chair, food & beverage for a picnic after the ride
Burnes Park, 301 2nd Street North, Hopkins
John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Tuesday
June 21, 2022

Gale Woods Farm Ride & Picnic
(2-1/2 hour RT) Ride 09:30 am
Gale Woods Farm
7210 County Road 110 West, Minnetrista
Bring a chair, lunch & drink for picnic after the ride
All ULLRs are welcome to the picnic ~12:00 pm
RSVP:
Marcia Switenki
Wednesday
June 22, 2022
What's Cookin' ULLR Summer Picnic
"Sandwiches"
Hosted by the 70/80/90's Birthdays Folks
Luncheon Picnic, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sharon Marini
Thursday
June 23, 2022

Luce Line Trail Ride
(20 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 09:30 am
Theodore Wirth Trailhead parking lot
1221 Theodore Wirth Parkway, Mpls
Walkers are welcome to come to the park
and enjoy the trails while the bikers are riding
Lunch after ride at ~12:15 pm
Mill Valley Market at Trailhead
RSVP:
Dan Regan
Monday
June 27, 2022

Mississippi River Rafting
Meet at 9:15 am at River Park
253 83rd Avenue North, Brooklyn Park
9:30 am carpool 3.5 miles to
Mississippi Gateway Regional Park
$35 fee is due at sign up; Sign up by May 26th
Bring chair, food & beverage for picnic after rafting
Send Checks to:
Bill Brechtel
Tuesday
June 28, 2022

Edina to Bloomington Loop Ride
(15-20 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:15 am
Macy's Home Store (park away from front entrance)
7235 France Avenue South, Edina
Picnic after ride at Centennial Lakes Park
7499 France Avenue South, Edina

Bring your lunch.  Option to buy lunch nearby.
RSVP:
Pat Nelson
Thursday
June 30, 2022

Ride the Urban Splendor North Minneapolis Trails
(xx mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am
Theodore Wirth Chalet parking lot
1301 Theodore Wirth Parkway, Mpls
Bring a chair, food & a beverage
Or support the new Mill Valley Café at Trailhead
RSVP:
Kate Casserly
JULY
 
 
 
Monday
July 04, 2022

 Mendota to State Capitol Ride & Potluck

(20 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am
Big Rivers Trailhead Lot
1495 Mendota Heights Road, Mendota Heights
NW corner, Hwy 13 & Mendota Hts Road
Pot Luck after ride, Navis' home, Eagan
All Ullrs, come and socialize after 12:00 pm.
Brats, hot dogs & beverages provided
The brats/hotdogs will be served at 1:00 pm.
Please bring a side dish to share, and $2 donation
RSVP:
Nancy Navis
Craig Navis
Wednesday
July 06, 2022
What's Cookin' ULLR Summer Picnic
"Pulled Chicken BBQ Sandwiches"
Hosted by the ULLR Bikers
Luncheon Picnic, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
Thursday
July 07, 2022

Shakopee to Chaska/Carver Ride
(15 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am
Memorial Park
1801 county road 101, Shakopee
Bring a chair, lunch & beverage
RSVP:
Pat Nelson
Tuesday
July 12, 2022

Cannon Valley Trail Ride
Ride Welch to Red Wing and back
(20 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am

Welch Trailhead (wheel pass $5 cash)

26674 144th Avenue Way, Welch, MN

Bring a picnic lunch & beverage for after the ride

RSVP:
Sharon Marini
Thursday
July 14, 2022

City Ride

(17 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

Bring chair, food & beverage for a picnic after the ride

John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Wednesday
July 20, 2022
What's Cookin' ULLR Summer Picnic
"Sloppy Joes"
Hosted by Gail West & Friends
Luncheon Picnic, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Foundation Raffle!
Gail West
Thursday
July 21, 2022
     
Bruce Vento Trail/Lake Phalen Ride

Nan Fergen
Sunday
July 24, 2022

Winter Events Planning Party
11:00 am, at the Navis abode, Eagan
Help us plan a wide variety of winter events:
Hiking, cross-country & alpine skiing & snowshoeing
Brunch egg bake provided
Bring a complimentary food or beverage item
Bring a chair, $2 donation requested

RSVP:
Nancy Navis
Barb Kolbe
Thursday
July 28, 2022

Eastern Carver County Ride
(21 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 10:00 am
Lake Minnewashta Regional Park
6900 Hazeltine Blvd, Chanhassen
Bring a chair, lunch & drink for picnic after the ride
RSVP:
Bill Brechtel
AUGUST
 
 
 
Tuesday
August 02, 2022

St Paul Lakes Ride
(21 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 10:00 am
Lake Phalen Pavilion parking lot
1600 Lake Phalen Drive, St Paul
Picnic after ride, Lake Phalen picnic area
Bring a chair, food and a beverage
RSVP:
Bill Brechtel
Wednesday
August 03, 2022
What's Cookin' ULLR Summer Picnic
Baseball Theme
"Hot Dogs, Beans & Chips"

Hosted by the ULLR Foundation
Evening Picnic, 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Jan Cady
Thursday
August 04, 2022
     
Lower Mississippi Gorge Ride

John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Thursday
August 11, 2022
     
Hastings to Schaars Bluff Ride

Rick Huber
Kathy Lucas
Tuesday
August 16, 2022
     
Mississippi River Gateway Ride

Bill Brechtel
Wednesday
August 17, 2022
What's Cookin' ULLR Summer Picnic
"Bratwurst German Supper"
Hosted by John Vogt, Margie Deutsch & Friends
Evening Picnic, 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Foundation Raffle!
John Vogt
Sun-Tue
Aug 21-23, 2022

 Lanesboro Bike & Golf Trip

Bike the Root River Trail

Golf at Lanesboro Golf Club,

or Preston Golf & Country Club

Stay at Green Gables Inn

303 Sheridan Street West, Lanesboro

Biking, Golf, Shopping, Wineries, Theater

Sharon Marini
Lois Drontle
Pat Nelson
Tuesday
August 23, 2022
     
Douglas Trail Ride
(on way home from Lanesboro)
John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
SEPTEMBER
 
 
 
Thursday
September 01, 2022
     
Charlie Brown Memorial Ride
Browns Creek Stillwater
Joan Roe
Thursday
September 08, 2022
     
Bloomington/Overlook Drive Ride

John Vogt
Thursday
September 15, 2022
     
Sakatah Trail Ride
Waterville start
John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Thursday
September 22, 2022
     
Lakes & Hills of Eden Prairie Ride

Marcia Switenki
John Stiefel
Thursday
September 29, 2022

North Rice Creek Trail Ride
(19 mi RT) Meet 9:30 am, Ride 10:00 am
Laurie Lamotte Park
6970 Lamotte Drive, Centerville
Lunch after ride at Kelly's Korner
7098 Centerville Road, Centerville
RSVP:
Sharon Tornes
OCTOBER
 
 
 
Thursday
October 06, 2022
     
City Ride to Sculpture Garden
Lynnhurst start

John Stiefel
Patty Fitzgerald
Thursday
October 20, 2022
     
ULLR General Meeting
Bloomington Event Center (BEC)
1114 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN
6:00 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
7:00 pm: Business Meeting
Speaker: David Jones, "Statue of Liberty"
7:30 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
Executive VP
NOVEMBER
 
 
 
Thursday
November 17, 2022
     
ULLR General Meeting
Bloomington Event Center (BEC)
1114 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN
6:00 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
7:00 pm: Business Meeting
7:30 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
Entertainment by “Neil Diamond” (Todd Anderson)
https://toddandersonentertainment.com/
Executive VP
DECEMBER