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  • Fri
    25
    Nov
    2016

    Bike To The Big Marsh Bike Park

    7:00 am3600 N Recreation Drive, Chicago IL. 60613


    Bike To The Big Marsh Bike Park

    We will be leading a ride to the Big Marsh to help support our fellow cycling Friends of Big Marsh and for those who are interested in biking to REI’s #OptOutside event. Wether you would like to go on a guided nature walk, participate in a race, cheer on a race, or explore the new bike park, this will be a great Adventure Cycling opportunity for all.

    Distance Round Trip: 40 Miles
    Skill level: Skill level: Moderate ride / No drop
    Speed: 12-14 MPH
    Gear: bike, lock, helmet, lights, hydration, snacks, sandwiches, and a camera
    Dress Code: Layers

    Start 7:15 - 3600 N Recreation Drive, Chicago IL. 60613 (Near the tennis courts)

    We will also have 2 intermediate pick up points (roll on arrival) for everyones convenience and 2 departure times returning back from the Big Marsh. We expect to arrive at the Big Marsh before 9:45 am.

    8:00 am Pick up point #1 - Museum Campus Overlook 1200 S. Lake Shore Drive (In front of The Shedd Aquarium)

    8:30 am Pick up point #2 - The New 35th Street Bridge
    https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20161109/bronzeville/suspension-bridge-that-soars-over-lake-shore-drive-at-35th-street-opens

    Arrive 9:45 am Big Marsh - 1958 E 116th St, Chicago, IL 60617
    http://bigmarsh.org/#bikepark

    Early Return Departure Time by 1:00 pm (Near the Restrooms)

    Late Departure Time by 3:00 pm (Near the Restrooms)

    If you want to sign up for the nature walk or a race please use this following link. https://www.bikereg.com/optoutside-at-big-marsh