Come join us this month for a leisurely ride heading west. We'll be stopping at a few parks as usual and then most likely ending up at a bar in/nearby Jefferson Park. We'll probably be lucky enough to catch some fireworks on the ride.See More
This year's North Burb Brewpub Ride will head out north and visit Mickey Finn's in Libertyville, the new Tighthead Brewing in Mundelein, back to Libertyville to stop at The Firkin (not a brewpub but an excellent beer bar) and end at Lake Bluff Brewing in Lake Bluff, steps away from the UP North Metra station. En route we will pass through the scenic Middlefork Savanna Preserve. Sections of the ride will be on crushed limestone trail. 50 miles, 15 mph.Map of route: …See More
this years installment of the first bike camping trip of the season.take the metra to harvard, ride the rest of the way. for deets, see this discussion...group camp site is already booked!lets pitch a tent!See More
Join everyones favorite band of biking vikings tomorrow night. We will be pedaling our way, drinks in hand, into the city night. Eventually, those who persevere/survive will careen besotedly into, or hopefully around the unrelenting dawn. I hate careening into things.I pray our day break search for greasy breakfast food, and or home is successful. God-speed Marauders.See More
Velo storm stories, tell us your misadventures of being caught on bike in the storm. Chicago is riddled with storms year round and this year has shown us some of the harshest mother nature can dish out. Tell your tale...
group for bartering, sharing, giving things you no longer need or can spare: bike gear, maintenance services, clothes, furniture, plants, books, baby or petsitting, building materials...anything.What do you want to trade or share?See More
This ride will use the Illinois Prairie Path and Fox River Trail to visit several brewpubs in the west Chicagoland. Ride will leave from Felger Park at Damen/Belmont at 10:00 AM. Anticipated itinerary is:Lunar Brewing (Villa Park)Two Brothers (Warrenville)Stockholm's (Geneva)America’s Brewpub (Aurora) Route Map: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=4462973From Aurora we will take the Metra back to Chicago. Total distance ~55 miles. Ride pace…See More
Think mini-flash mob on two wheels on the West Side. This group is for local spontaneous meetups with fellow riders. If you live in Humboldt Park, Ukrainian Village, Logan Square, Wicker Park, Bucktown etc, you're in!See More