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Bike the North Branch Trail

Friday, June 14, 2024
Irene Hernandez Picnic Grove Parking Lot
Web Map of Irene C. Hernandez Family Picnic Grove
4498 W Foster Ave (east of N Cicero Ave)
Chicago, IL  60630
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Ed Hanlon
847-916-2708 (p)
847-309-3138 (c)
Free event
Registration is required before Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 11:59 PM
Payment In Full In Advance Only
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Bike the North Branch Trail

The North Branch Trail System offers paved trails along approximately 20 miles of the North Branch of the Chicago River, making it a premier biking route in the northern suburbs. Connecting Chicago to the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, the system includes trail loops through ecological restoration sites with diverse native wildlife.

We'll bike at a moderate pace: approximately 12 mph for a round trip distance of 36.7 miles.


Brunch at the Chicago Botanic Garden.


Where:  Meet at the Irene C. Hernandez Family Picnic Grove 

When:  Friday, June 14, 2020

Time:   Meetup at 9 AM. The ride will leave the lot promptly at 9:15AM.

Registration Closes: Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Cost:  Free 
Event Leader: Ed Hanlon Email: Cell: 847-309-3138