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Bike the Lakefront Trail — South Loop to South Shore

When:
Sunday, August 2, 2020
Where:
Adler Planetarium Parking lot—Northerly Island
(early bird rate $12)
Use the CTA (Bus 146
Lakefront Trail Map
1362 S Linn White Dr.
Chicago, IL  60605
Contact(s):
Ed Hanlon
847-916-2708 (p)
847-275-7452 (c)
Category:
Free event
Registration is closed - Event is full
Total Quantity:
10
Available Quantity:
Filled
No Fee
No Fee

Bike the Lakefront Trail—South Loop to South Shore




The newly divided /dedicated lakefront bike & pedestrian paths, makes the journey so much more rewarding & safe. This premier recreational amenity in the city’s “front yard” gives all city residents a sense of gratitude & joy. Come share it with LSSC.

 

We’ll begin with the Gold Star Families Memorial with Burnham Harbor as backdrop.  Next we’ll pause at the Chicago Firefighters/Paramedics Lakefront Memorial just south of McCormick Place.

 

Continuing south through Burnham Wildlife Corridor, past 31st St. Beach & 31st St. Harbor we’ll encounter 2 new striking lakefront access suspension bridges. Eventually we benefit from the unrivaled views of the Chicago skyline from Promontory Point in Hyde Park. Passing through Jackson Park & past The Museum of Science & Industry we’ll continue to the South Shore Cultural Center—a Chicago Landmark listed on the National Register. Of course, public artworks are featured along the path & make for great photo ops.

 

On the return trip we may take in the Japanese Garden in Jackson Park.

 



Where:  Meet at the Adler Planetarium Parking lot—Northerly Island 


When:  Sunday, August 2, 2020

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

Registration Closes: Friday, July 31, 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 



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