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Two Stolen Surly Cross Checks
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Hi All,My brother and his girlfriends 62 & 42cm Surly cross checks were stolen out of their Iowa City garage yesterday.  Since bikes from there often end up in Chicago, they asked me to post.…Continue

Tags: stolen

Started this discussion. Last reply by LT Sep 28, 2013.

Chicago to Argonne?
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Hey Chainlinkers,Does anyone have a decent route from Chicago to Argonne National Lab?  It looks like its a bit challenging to find a pleasant way out there.  I searched the forums and there are some…Continue

Tags: Argonne, Routes

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Nov 19, 2012.

Culinary Ride: Eastern Iowa this weekend!

I probably should've posted this earlier, but there is a pretty cool event going on out of Iowa City this Sunday (16th).  Check it out if you can!  …Continue

Tags: Rides

Started Sep 14, 2012

Get a bike map in person?
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Hi all,Does anyone know if I can pick up one of the streets for cycling maps in person at a city office or bike shop? I have a friend coming into town in a couple of weeks and I'd like to give him…Continue

Tags: map, Bike

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steven Vance Aug 4, 2012.

 

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LT replied to LT's discussion Two Stolen Surly Cross Checks
"I'm not sure, I'll check!"
Sep 28, 2013
Thunder Snow replied to LT's discussion Two Stolen Surly Cross Checks
"LT, only one CSBR listing for your brother's 62 cm?  No entry for his girlfriend's smaller version?  Or are they chasing down the serial number for that one?"
Sep 28, 2013
LT replied to LT's discussion Two Stolen Surly Cross Checks
"Yep, that's theirs."
Sep 28, 2013
Thunder Snow replied to LT's discussion Two Stolen Surly Cross Checks
Sep 28, 2013
LT replied to Adam Herstein's discussion Anyone planning on riding tomorrow?
"How quickly does the south section of the LFP get plowed/salted?  I would love to do my normal commute tomorrow but am a bit worried about slipping and sliding. Thanks!"
Dec 20, 2012
LT replied to Velociraptor's discussion I rode Dearborn today...anyone else?
"Rode it both directions last night, northbound at 8 pm and southbound at 11. It was amazing! Northbound there were 5 separate cabs or cars using it as a loading zone, but there were none at 11. That was a bit annoying but I figured hat it was only…"
Dec 15, 2012
Richard replied to LT's discussion Chicago to Argonne?
"While not to Argonne, I second the Metra option (if that works for you). I commute via Metra with a older Dahon folder. You give up a bit of speed but you gain a more multi-modal options. "
Nov 19, 2012
We all have an inner Beast... replied to LT's discussion Chicago to Argonne?
"Dave, maybe you can organize a nice leisurely weekend morning ride on the Waterfall Glen path. Maybe tell us what those stone/concrete "doorways" that are near the trail are for ? (There are some like that on Ft. Campbell, Ky....I think…"
Nov 19, 2012
LT commented on igz's event CHICAGO FIRE RIDE
"Thanks!"
Oct 26, 2012
LT commented on igz's event CHICAGO FIRE RIDE
"What route are you taking?  I can't leave until 1pm, so I won't join you, but I'd love to ride to the game.  Google biking directions tells you to take Archer the entire way from the S Loop, but I've heard its somewhat…"
Oct 26, 2012
LT might attend igz's event
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CHICAGO FIRE RIDE at Toyota Field

October 27, 2012 from 10am to 8pm
the CHICAGO FIRE's last regular season game, vs DC United. may they kick ass. we ride our steeds to toyota park in bridgeview. its a 30something mile round trip. game is at 3, tailgating is all morning during the whole ride down. we probably meet at 11 at whole foods canal st.we will be sitting (standing) in section 8. we have a special link for discounted tickets. this was arranged via the Fire Soccer Club as a thank you for organizing these rides and bringing in such groups.…See More
Oct 21, 2012
spencewine replied to LT's discussion Bike Stand to Give Away in the group Barter/Share/Give
"I'll take it, I can pick it up tonight after 6:30pm or tomorrow after 7pm."
Oct 3, 2012
LT replied to LT's discussion Bike Stand to Give Away in the group Barter/Share/Give
"Ok, trying again, since I'll be around this week.  Any takers?"
Sep 24, 2012
Dave Jacque replied to LT's discussion Chicago to Argonne?
"I work at Argonne ... just want you to know you can't just wander in and look around once you get there, unlike Fermilab. There's a 10-mile crushed limestone trail around Argonne through the Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve, which surrounds…"
Sep 22, 2012
S replied to LT's discussion Chicago to Argonne?
"If you don't mind taking the metra, you can catch it to westmont and bike the rest of the way.  I have a friend you used to commute out to Argonne that way."
Sep 22, 2012
Phil Fox replied to LT's discussion Chicago to Argonne?
"Honestly, I'd get the bike on the metra / CTA to Oak Park and start from there. "
Sep 22, 2012

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Road
The kind of riding I do:
Exercise, Commuting, Around Town

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