Northshore Mansion - 62 Miles -

Submitted by Jerry Radek

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 Linne Woods F.P. 6200 W Dempster, Morton Grove  MapQuest Map
Turn On Miles Cum.
N No. Branch Trail 4.7 4.7
L Follow trail .5 5.2
N Northfield .8 6.0
R Happ 1.5 7.5
L Sunset Ridge .2 7.7
R Voltz .4 8.1
R Bridlewood .8 8.9
Look for #34 Jim McMahon's old house
Hard R Grant .7 9.6
L Lee .3 9.9
R Walters .4 10.3
L Breesway .1 10.4
R Elm .1 10.5
R Maple .1 10.6
L drive between school and park .1 10.7
R Velodrome .3 11.0
Turn On Miles Cum.
Twice around and then rest stop
return to Maple .1 11.1
L Maple .1 11.2
R Orchard .1 11.3
L Walters .1 11.4
R Church 2.0 13.4
Church becomes Cherry
R Landwehr 1.6 15.0
L Tamarind .4 15.4
R Laburnum .2 15.6
L Bernay .2 15.8
R Sunset Lane .6 16.4
R Sanders 1.6 18.0
veer right .1 after Deerfield
cont Sanders 1.5 19.5
R Duffy .9 20.4
L Wilmot .3 20.7
L Telegraph 2.1 22.8
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Turn On Miles Cum.
R Everett/Elm 1.5 24.3
L Skokie Bike Trail 3.0 27.3
R Laurel 1.0 28.3
R Western .1 28.4
L Woodland No. sidewalk thru underpass
L Greenbay Bike Trail 1.5 29.9
R Scranton .1 30.0
Buy lunch from Bluffington's take to lake(also for washrooms)
R Scranton .6 30.6
L Mountain .1 30.7
R Sunrise .3 31.0
R Ravine .3 31.3
R Moffet .1 31.4
R Sylvan .2 31.6
L Evanston .1 31.7
L Sheridan Pl .2 31.9
R Newman Ct .1 32.0
L Witchwood .1 32.1
R Moffet .3 32.4
Strt Sheridan .2 32.6
L Spruce .4 33.0
R Lake .9 33.9
See mansions during the next 2 miles
R Westminster .1 34.0
 
Turn On Miles Cum.
R Woodbine .2 34.2
L Barberry .1 34.3
L Hawthorne .2 34.5
R Westminster .1 34.6
R Elm Tree .2 34.8
L Woodland .1 34.9
L Meadow .3 35.2
L Westminster .1 35.3
R Hawthorne .1 35.4
L Deerpath .3 35.7
R Lake .1 35.8
R Spring .2 36.0
L Mayflower 1.0 37.0
L Ringwood .6 37.6
L Sheridan .2 37.8
Strt Barat College 0.1 37.9
L Greenbay Trail 1.2 39.1
L Old Elm 0.1 39.2
Strt Simonds 0.1 39.3
L Leonardwood 0.5 39.8
Sales office is old Officers Club
Restored mansions were officers homes
R Leonardwood 0.2 40.0
R Logan loop 0.1 40.1
L Lyster 0.4 40.5
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Turn On Miles Cum.
L Ronan 0.2 40.7
Strt Stable Ct 0.1 40.8
Townhouses on right were horse stables
R Whistler 0.2 41.0
R Patten 0.1 41.1
L Walker 1.0 42.1
R Oak 0.2 42.3
L Sheridan 0.2 42.5
L Moraine Park (rest stop) 0.2 42.7
L Sheridan 0.1 42.8
L Maple 0.1 42.9
R Linden 1.0 43.9
L Ravine 0.8 44.7
See sculptures at 544 Ravine. Downhill to Lake
Take walking path on left to old garden and former mansion site
U Ravine 0.5 45.2
L Forest 0.4 45.6
L Linden 0.5 46.1
L Cedar 0.3 46.4
R Dean 0.5 46.9
L St Johns 0.4 47.3
L Lambert 0.2 47.5
Strt Sheridan 0.8 48.3
L Sheridan 0.8 49.1
 
Turn On Miles Cum.
R Franklin 0.1 49.2
R Sylvan 0.2 49.4
Frank Lloyd Wright homes and bridge
L Meadow 0.1 49.5
R Franklin 0.2 49.7
L Old Greenbay 0.3 50.0
L Beach 0.1 50.1
R Greenleaf 0.4 50.5
Jog R/L Greenleaf 0.3 50.8
R Fairview 0.1 50.9
L Old Greenbay 1.0 51.9
L Tower 0.1 52.0
R Foxdale 0.4 52.4
Jog L/R Lincoln 0.2 52.6
"Home Alone" movie 3rd house on east side
L Pine 0.2 52.8
R Maple 0.3 53.1
R Greenbay path 1.0 54.1
R Ivy Ct 0.0 54.1
R Abbottsford 0.4 54.5
R Kenilworth 0.1 54.6
L around fountain 0.1 54.7
R Bike trail 0.4 55.1
R Elmwood 0.1 55.2
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Turn On Miles Cum.
L 15th 0.8 56.0
R Isabelle 0.1 56.1
L Lincolnwood 0.9 57.0
R Payne 0.1 57.1
L Central 0.6 57.7
R Church 1.7 59.4
Rest stop Fitness Center
Strt Church 1.3 60.7
L No branch trail 0.7 61.4
Return Linne Wood parking lot 61.4