To Busse Woods revised - 34 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 Addision St.
R W 3rd St
R N Myrtle Ave
  Cross North Ave
L W Grantley
R N Walnut St
R E Fremont Ave
L N Walnut St
  Cross Lake St.
L W Fischer Farm Rd.
R N Church Rd.
  Cross under I-290 via underpass
  Cross Grand Ave
L W Forestview Dr.
R N Briar Lane
  Cross 3rd Ave
R E 2nd Ave
L N Church Rd.
  Cross Irving Park Rd
L NW Mohawk Dr.
L W Hillside Dr.
  Cross Rt 83
 
Turn On
  Cont. W on Commercial
R N Central Ave.
L W Sivert Dr.
L S Wood Dale Rd.
R W Mittel Dr.
  Cross Thorndale
  Cross Devon Ave
  Cont N , Mittel Dr becomes Ridge Ave
L W Elk Grove Blvd
  Cross Arlington Heights Rd
Cont W Enter Busse Woods trail head
R NE At T on the trail
  Ride all the way around Busse Woods via the path going counter-clockwise. Thru out Busse, you will see these mile markers in this order: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 0. Entering Busse, head E .. then N then R E at the Y in the path follow the path N cross over Higgins Rd (Rt 72) via a bridge cont N and E then W and S. At the W side of Busse, you will head S crossing Higgins Rd. On the way back S, take paths heading E, and shadow Beisner Rd.
Cont S Beisner Rd
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Turn On
L E Bristol Ln
L N Leicester Rd
R E Pirates Cove parking lot -- Cont E thru the Library, until you finally locate a Dominicks Food Store. There you will find a Starbucks coffee shop. This is our Rest Stop.
  Return to Elmhurst:
W Come back the way you came, heading W until you reach Wellington Ave.
L S Wellington Ave
L S Leeds Ln
R W Northport Dr
L S Bay Dr
  Cross Devon Ave
L E Bay Dr
R S Bay Dr
R NW Pierce Rd
L S Park Blvd
  Cross Thorndale Ave
L E Millers Crossing (this curves around E)
L S Sidewalk sneak to Walnut St
S Walnut St
  Jog L and R at Bryn Mawr
  Cont S on Walnut St
  Cross RR tracks
  Cross Irving Park Rd
 
Turn On
  Cross Bloomingdale Rd
L E George St
R S Mill Rd / Parkside Ave
  Cross I-290 via overpass
  Cross Lake St
  Cross Army Trail Rd
L E Lake Park Dr
R S Hale St
L E Fullerton
  Cross Addison Rd
R S Harvard Ave
L E Armitage Ave
R S Yale
L E Wildfire Ave
R S Ardmore Ave
  Cross North Ave
L E Hill St
L N Villa Ave
R E North Ave (Busy st, keep R !)
  Cross Rt 83
R S Glade Ave
L W 3rd St
L N Addison Ave
R E Hahn St
  Arrive Panera Bread
  The End