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Realistic daily ride length
Johnny 3, Dalton, GA
7/23/2014 10:35:14 AM
Planning to ride the Trail from St Charles to Clinton this summer. My wife and I did the Natchez Trace parkway last year and averaged 75 miles per day on road bikes. Anyone have a realistic guess as to how many miles we might be able to average per d...
- latest: "Thank you so much for the response!..."
by Johnny 3, Dalton
, Jul 23 2014 11:56AM
Clinton, St Charles, Bikes and gear, Horseback
Parking in Rhineland
7/22/2014 8:02:07 PM
Is there a parking area here? I see on Google earth that the trail strays away from the original ROW.
- latest: "I would imagine you could park at t..."
, Jul 23 2014 9:27AM
Rhineland, Parking, Horseback
130 mile Rock Island Trail
7/21/2014 1:05:11 PM
Check out this article on The Missouri Bike Federation (mobikefed.org) about the proposed 130 mile Rock Island Trail across Missouri:
PETITION: Support the creation of a major NEW cross-state rail trail - The Rock Island Trail from Kansas ...
- latest: "Horses Honk, horses don't honk, the..."
by Gary, Near Tebbetts
, Jul 22 2014 9:39PM
St Louis, Kansas City, Rock Island Line, Horseback
Katy Bike Rental in Defiance
Bob, North Platte, NE
7/18/2014 9:31:38 AM
Hired them to shuttle me from St Charles to Clinton last week, great service from Todd to the driver. Highly recommend if you are looking for a shuttle service. Very nice stop on the trail as well.
- latest: "You really can't park at Machens, b..."
by MidSouth, Rogersville
, Jul 22 2014 7:04PM
Clinton, St Charles, Defiance, Katy Bike Rental, Horseback
Trike Trail Riding
Schosser, Memphis, TN
3/8/2013 8:04:15 AM
My wife and I are planning to ride the trail at the end of May on our recumbent Terra trike Rovers.
We have ridden several rails to trails (Silver Comet, Fla Trail) but these were asphalt or concrete. Does anyone have an opinion on whether we ...
- latest: "No we didn't ride the Trail of the ..."
by MidSouth, Rogersville
, Jul 22 2014 6:58PM
Camping, Route Suggestions, Amtrak, Tires, Shuttles, Bikes and gear, Horseback
Riverview Traders General Store in Wilton
Jwitt, St. Louis, Mo
5/3/2014 7:19:29 PM
These guys were not friendly. They made jokes at me when I walked in and refused to fill my water bottle. The lady working there said I had to buy bottled water.
- latest: "These people were great, only place..."
by Liam, St. Louis
, Jul 22 2014 6:34PM
Wilton, Riverview Traders General Store, Horseback
7/22/2014 5:47:39 AM
whatever happened to the idea of extending the trail to Pleasant Hill or wherever it was supposed to go? It's been years.
- latest: "As of this past June when riding th..."
by MAH, Blue Springs
, Jul 22 2014 2:32PM
Rock Island Line, Horseback
getting from Kansas City airport to KC train stati
Randall, Denver, Colorado
7/21/2014 12:54:07 AM
I am flying into Kansas City Intl. airport, and I need to get myself and my bike to the train station in downtown Kansas City, MO.
- "KCATA bus 129 services the airport "
by Paul Toigo, Kansas City MO
, Jul 22 2014 8:55AM
Route Suggestions, Kansas City, Horseback
transportaion from Machens to Kansas City airport
randall, lafayette, colorado
7/21/2014 1:20:34 AM
I plan to finish my bike ride on the Katy Trail at Machens, but I need to get from there back to the Kansas City airport.
- "That's not going to be easy. The t..."
by Larryray, St. Louis
, Jul 21 2014 9:00PM
Machens, Route Suggestions, Kansas City, Horseback
Airport to Katy Trail
Lissa, St Louis
9/1/2006 8:59:06 PM
If you unpack your bike in the airport and walk out the doors on the level with the baggage carrousels you can cross under the parking and the north Highway 70 frontage road to the 'bus port' Ride your bike to the right (east) out of the bus port an...
- latest: "Where in airports do experienced cy...", Jul 21 2014 10:28AM
Parking, Hiking, Horseback
First timer looking for advice
lollers, Clinton, MO
7/19/2014 7:54:39 PM
My husband and I are planning a fall ride and neither have much experience, and he's in much better shape than I. We're thinking a weekend (one overnight). If we're leaving out of Clinton, how far, realistically, can we get for our overnight?
- latest: "I would second the Rocheport to Har...", Jul 20 2014 8:31PM
Klondike Park in Augusta
JSP, Augusta, Georgia
7/19/2014 1:21:02 PM
Do you allow hammock camping?
- latest: "The website says to register online..."
, Jul 20 2014 7:18AM
Augusta, Augusta Winery, Klondike Park, Camping, Horseback
Nice restaurants on Mondays
MLB, Carmel, IN
7/11/2014 3:12:24 PM
I am planning a Boonville to St. Charles ride (in September) with my fit 82 year old father, shooting for 35-40 miles per day. We will be starting on a Monday night, and it seems many are closed on Mondays. Does anybody have recommendations for nice...
- latest: "The Cottage is fine dining, Joey al..."
by Char, Hermann
, Jul 19 2014 6:00PM
Restaurants, Hartsburg, N. Jefferson, Jefferson City, Horseback
Joey's Bird House B&B in McKittrick
Bill and Pam Edgar, Tahlequah Oklahoma
7/19/2014 5:48:42 PM
Joey's Birdhouse was the highlight of our trip. We could not have asked for better accommodations. The room was beautiful, the food was great, and the location was outstanding.
Joey has a wonderful garden out back that we were able to pick f...
McKittrick, Restaurants, Lodging, Horseback
Les Bourgeois Winery & Bistro in Rocheport
MLB, Carmel, IN
7/17/2014 7:01:07 AM
We will be staying in Rocheport while biking the Katy Trail and want to go to Les Bourgeois Winery or the A frame. Is this an easy bike ride? or is walking really the only option. It looks like a small town, so I'm assuming it would be difficult to f...
- latest: "Thanks all! I checked with our inn..."
by MLB, Carmel, IN
, Jul 19 2014 10:55AM
Rocheport, Les Bourgeois Winery & Bistro, Wineries/Breweries, Route Suggestions, Hiking, Horseback
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