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Bike the Major Taylor Trail

When:
Sunday, June 7, 2020
Where:
Dan Ryan Woods Parking Lot
Major Taylor Trail Map
S Western Ave & W 87th St.
Chicago, IL  60020
Additional Info:
Contact(s):
Ed Hanlon
847-916-2708 (p)
847-275-7452 (c)
 
Patricia Janezich
Category:
Free event
Registration is closed - Event is full
Total Quantity:
10
Available Quantity:
Filled
No Fee
No Fee

Bike the Major Taylor Trail




The Major Taylor Trail is an urban bike experience -- 8 miles one-way; 16 miles round-trip.  This trail gives LSSC members the opportunity to learn more about Beverly & points south.  The meeting point will be the Dan Ryan Woods, with plenty of parking, and porta-toilets. The southern turn-around point will be Whistler Woods.

There is a possible brunch option as a break during the return leg of the ride at a restaurant on Western Avenue.)

FYI—part of the paved trail includes sections on residential streets in east Beverly.


The trail is named after Marshall "Major" Taylor, a professional world champion cyclist from the late 1800's to early 1900's. He was the 2nd African American to win a world championship in any sport.

Where:  Meet at the Dan Ryan Woods Parking Lot.


When:  Sunday, June 7, 2020

Time:   Meetup at 8:45AM.. The ride will leave the lot promptly at 9AM.

Registration Closes: Friday, June 5, 2020

The number of participants is currently limited to 10 for this event in accordance with State of Illinois  COVID-19 
regulations. If these regulations change before the start date for this event, we will modify the number of allowed 
participants.

Cost:  Free 
               
Event Leader: Ed Hanlon  Email: ehanlon@rgla.com 
Cell: 
847-275-7452 Work: 847-916-2708 

Event Assistant: Pat Janezich  Email: patjan1645@comcast.net
Cell: 
773-616-7449 



 

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