To Amlings Bike Shop - 38 Miles -

Submitted by Jeff Wincentsen

CAUTION: Use this route as a guide only. Suitability of roads may have changed. Verify the route and rest stops and check for construction before starting on a ride. All routes are not suitable for all levels of cyclists.

Start at Panera Bread    North Ave. & York    Elmhurst  MapQuest Map
Turn On
W Hahn St
L S Addison Ave
  Cross RR tracks
R E Park Ave
R S  Poplar Ave
  Cross St Charles Rd
L E Vallette St
E IPP at Taft Ave
L NW Butterfield Rd
R E Washington Blvd
L N Eastern Ave
R E St Charles Rd
L N  19th St (Broadway)
  Cross Lake St / North Ave
R E Armitage Ave
L N  George St (West St)
L W Fullerton Ave
R N Maple St
  Cross Grand Ave
L W  Chestnut Ave
R N  Commercial St (becomes Franklin Ave W)
  Cross 25th Ave (Rose St)
R N Calwagner
Turn On
R E Addison Ave
L N  25th Ave (Rose St)
R N Prairie Ave
R E Sidewalk sneak along S side of Irving Park Rd
R SE  Parking lot sneak to Wesley Terr
R SE Rest Stop:  McDonalds
N Wesley Terr
L W Irving Park Rd (Wait for light ! Stay R busy st !)
R N Shiller Park Police Station parking lot
R E Alley that runs parrallel to Irving Park Rd
L N Old River Rd
R E Parking lot, exit beside Dunkin Donuts along N side
of Irving Park Rd
L E Wide sidewalk on the N side of Irving Park Rd
  Cross DesPlaines River Road
E Cont E on Wide sidewalk along N side of Irving Park Rd
L N Forest Preserve entrance Schiller Woods
L NW First fork in forest preserve road
R NE 2nd fork on the forest preserve road
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Turn On
R NE 3rd fork in forest preserve road
R SE Montrose Ave (Busy st, stay R !)
  Cross Cumberland Ave (Rt 171)
L N Canfield Rd
  Cross Lawrence Ave
R E Foster Ave
L N  Canfield Rd
  Cross I-90 / Talcott Ave / Devon Ave / RR tracks
R SE  Olmstead Ave
L NE  Oshkosh Ave
  Cross Northwest Highway
L N  Oriole Ave
L W Ibsen St
R N Overhill Ave
  Cross Touhy Ave / Sibley St
R E  Lahon St
L N Oriole Ave
  Cross Oakton Ave
L W Parking lot sneak to Amlings Cycle
at Milwaukee St and Oriole Ave
  Arrive:  Amlings Cycle
  Return to Elmhurst:
N Cross Milwaukee St N to get to Monroe St
R E  Monroe St (becomes Cleveland)
  Cross Harlem Ave / Waukegan Rd / Caldwell Ave
E Enter Caldwell Forest Preserve
R SE Path to North Branch bike path
R W Howard St
  Rest Stop:  White Castle
at Howard St and Milwaukee St
 
Turn On
E Howard St
R S North Branch bike path
L E Trail follows sidewalk at Touhey Ave
Trail resumes S on E side of Chicago River
  Cross Harts Rd
R S 3-way trail intersection
R SW Trail to intersection of Devon Ave & Milwaukee St
R W Devon Ave
L S Milwaukee St to Nagle Ave
R W Raven St
  Cross Northwest Highway
L SE Avondale Ave
R SW Thorndale Ave (Natoma Ave)
  Cross I-90 / Higgings Rd 
R W  Foster Ave
L SW Foster Place
R E  Foster Ave
  Cross Harlem Ave / Cumberland Ave 
L S  East River Rd (busy st !!!)
  Cross Lawrence Ave
R W  Forest Preserve dirt sneak to Schller Woods
R SE First fork in forest preserve road
L SW 2nd fork on the forest preserve road
L SW 3rd fork in forest preserve road
R W Sidewalk sneak along Irving Park Rd
  Cross DesPlaines River Road
R N Parking lot sneak to Old River Rd
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Turn On
L S Old River Rd
R E  Alley parallel to Irving Park Rd
R L L Around Schiller Park Police Station
R W  Sidewalk sneak under RR tracks
R N  Parking lot sneak at Al and Andy's Restaurant
L S 25th Ave
R  Starbucks stop at 25th and Irving Park Rd
S  25th Ave 
R SW Ruby St
  Cross Addison Ave / RR tracks / Franklin Ave
R W Chestnut St
L S  Scott St
  Cross Grand Ave
R E  Greenfield Rd
L S Louis St
R E  Manor Ave 
L S Sarah St
 
Turn On
R W  Nevada Ave
L S George St
R W Herrick Ave
L S Lincoln Ave
R W Fullerton Ave 
  Cross Manheim Rd / Wolf Rd
L S Midland Trial (just before King Arthur Apartments)
R W  Palmer Ave
L S  Railroad Ave
R W  Sidwalk sneak on N sid eo fo North Ave -- go under RR tracks and thru parking lot
W  Lake St
  Cross Nothwest Ave / I-294 / County Line Rd
L S Emroy St
  Cross I-290 / North Ave
R SW Melrose Ave
L S  Willow Rd
R W  Third St
R N Addison 
R E  Hahn St
End Arrive Panera Bread (North and York)