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Joint Fall Colors Tour:
Show Me Chapter of the Lambda Car Club
and the
Gateway Chapter of the Volvo Club of America

Saturday October 24th, 2020 @ 2pm
Meet at: West Springs Church (west side of parking lot)
501 Big Bend Road
Ballwin, Mo 63021
(Near the intersection of Big Bend & Riess Rd, if you turn at the light you can enter the parking lot easily)

We will meet at 2pm and depart promptly at 2:30pm for our tour. This date is projected as peak fall colors for our region. This will be a scenic drive, low speeds, to enjoy the fall colors. This tour is PERFECT for old cars with the speeds being 30-50mph. PLEASE DRIVE YOUR CLASSIC OR SPECIALITY CAR!!! The tour will take us roughly 30 miles and around 1.5 hours. The tour will wrap up at Bluff view Park (1900 Old State Road 63038) to provide an opportunity for all of us to catch up- please bring your masks, folding chairs, and snacks/drinks of your choice. We will hang out until sundown, around 6:00-6:30 pm, weather permitting. The tour will take place rain or shine, if it’s wet out daily drivers are acceptable.

Details of the route are below- Please PRINT your own copy of the directions. We will tour through the Castlewood, Bluff View, Rockwoods, etc. areas so expect plenty of fall foliage scenery. Availability of parking permitting we will stop along the way for photos and breaks to get out and chat.
Please plan to bring your hobby car, printed directions, a lawn chair, your mask, and your snack/beverage of choice. Use of masks will be*required to keep everyone safe.
Please RSVP to Nick at*[email protected]*or call/txt (940) 368-2818 by October 22.

(Note: Google maps does not allow for perfect directions for a Scenic route, but these are very close and will take you on the exact route and end you where you need to be)

Short Version of Directions
START: West Spring Church: 501 Big Bend 63021
Turn left out of parking lot onto Riess Rd. Go directly thru the light, crossing Big Bend Road.
Continue forward on Riess Rd to a 3 way intersection
Turn Right onto Kiefer Creek Rd (NOT left into Castlewood Park)
Continue on Kiefer Creed Rd thru the 4 way stop at New Ballwin Rd
Turn left onto St Paul Road (this is slightly hidden in a curve)
Continue on St Paul Road to stop sign at Ridge Road.
Turn right onto Ridge Road.
Continue on Ridge Road to stop sign for Old State Road.
Turn left onto Old State Road
Continue on Old State Road, bearing to the left to stay on old state.
Take Old State to the stop light for 109, turning right onto 109
Turn left of Woods Rd, and stay of the left onto Melrose Rd
Turn left on Allenton Rd
As you come into Greensfelder Park area turn left onto Scenic Loop Rd, follow loop back around to Allenton. Turn left back onto Allenton Rd
Continue out Allenton to Six Flags
At the light go left onto W 5th Street (44 Outer Road)
Turn left at Culvers onto Meramec Blvd
Left onto Forby Rd, then the next right onto Alt Rd.
Follow Alt road to 109.
Go left onto 109.
Take a right onto Old State Road.
Turn right into bluff view park.
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