To Oak Park and Wright Tour - 33 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
L E Park Ave
R S  Poplar Ave
  Cross St Charles
  Go under RR tracks via underpass
S Poplar Ave
L E Madison St
R S  Stratford Ave
L E  Adams
R S  High St
L E  Butterfield Rd  (Busy road, stay R ! )
R S  Darmstadt Rd
R S  Hillside Ave
L E Harrison St
  Cross Wolf Rd
R S  Oak Ridge Ave
R W Edgewater Ave
  Take the sidewalk portage W thru playground to get to Fencl Ln (At the corner of Edgewater and Maple Aves.)
  Cont W on Fencl Ave
 
Turn On
L S Fencl Ln (becomes Highridge Parkway)
  Cross Roosevelt Rd 
L E  Canterbury St
  Cross Manheim Rd (Rt 20)
R S  Westchester Blvd
R W Bond St
  Head S thru the Park on path
R W  Crestwood Ln
L S  Manheim Rd
(Take sidewalk along the E side of Manheim Rd)
  Cross 22nd St (Cermak Rd)
  Cont SE thru Bemis Woods
  Cross 25th Ave / 17th Ave
L N Take trail exit to 26th St
(you will see a tree in the center of the path)
R E 26th St
  Cross 1st Ave / Desplaines Ave
R S  Westover Ave
L E  Northgate Rd (becomes Selborne Rd)
R SW Long Common Rd
L NE Burlington St   BEFORE RR
R S Harlem Ave
L E Stanley Ave (immediately !)
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Turn On
L N Oak Park Ave (between Grove and Euclid Aves)
  Cross 26th St / Cermak Rd / Roosevelt Rd 
L W  Garfield St
R N Home Ave
Take bridge over I-290
N Home Ave (cont N)
  Cross Washington Blvd
  jog L and R at South/North Blvd RR track underpass
R N Forest Ave
L W Lake St.
  Arrive Cosi Café rest stop
(At Marion St and Lake St)
  Frank Lloyd Wright Tour (Brief)
N Marion St
R E Chicago Ave
R S Forest Ave
L E Elizabeth Ct 
R S Kennilworth Ave via sidewalk sneak
L E Erie St
R S Grove Ave
R W Ontario St
L S  Forest Ave
  Return to Elmhurst
  (Lake St is S of Chicago Ave)
R W Lake St
  Cross Harlem Ave
R N  Bonnie Brae
L W  Oak Ave
  Cross Park Ave / RR tracks
L S  Keystone Ave
 
Turn On
  Cross Lake St / RR tracks via underpass 
L E Hawthorne Ave
R S Keystone Ave
R W Washington Blvd
   Cross 1st Ave / 25 Ave / RR tracks / Manheim Rd
  Merge R N into Butterfield Rd
  Cont W on Butterfield Rd
R N Illinois Prairie Path (at Hillside water tower)
  Cont W on Illinois Prairie Path 
L S  Taft Ave
R W Electric Ave (becomes Vallette)
  Cross I-290 / I-294 via underpass
  Cross York St
R N  Spring Rd 
  Cross St Charles
  Becomes Hagans Ave heading N
R E  Elmpark Ave
L N Prospect Ave (becomes Maple Ave)
   Cross RR tracks
R E  3rd St
L N  Addison Ave
R E  Hahn St
  Arrive Panera Bread 
  The End