To Palos Forest Preserve - 43 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 W  Hahn St.
L S Addison Ave.
S Cross RR tracks
L E Park Ave
R S Poplar Ave
S Cross St Charles Rd
S Cross RR tracks
L E Madison St
R S Stratford Ave
L E Adams St
R S High St
L NE Butterfield Rd
R NW Darmstadt Rd
R S Hillside Ave
S Cut thru Mt Carmel Cemetary
S Cross Roosevelt Rd (Busy St !! Careful !!)
S Cut thru Queen of Heaven Cemetary
L E Cross Wolf Rd
E Dickens St
R S Haase Ave
L E Canturbury St
R S Mayfair Ave
S Cross Cermack Rd (aka 22nd St)
Turn On
L E Windsor St
R S Sunnyside Ave
L E 31st St
R S Brainard Ave
S Cross Ogden Ave / RR tracks / 47th St / 55th St / Plainfield Rd 
R W  63 St
L S Willow Springs Rd (becomes Gilbert Rd)
S Cross Joliet Rd / I-55 / I-294 / German Church Rd / RR tracks
  Arrive:  Palos FP @ Archer Ave & Willow Springs Rd
(Spears-Pioneer Woods FP)
  Return to Elmhurst
(from Archer Ave & Willow Springs Rd)
NW Willow Springs Rd
L W  German Church Rd
R N Wolf Rd
N  Cross I-55 / I-294 / Joliet Rd 
R E Algonquin Trail
R E Acacia Dr
R E Cascade Dr
R S Briarwood Ln
W Path sneak to Laurel Ave
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Turn On
L N Laurel Ave
R E 63 St
E Cross Willow Springs Rd
L N Brainard Ave
N Cross Plainfield Rd / 55 St / 47th St / RR tracks / Ogden Ave 
L W  Jackson Ave (on to Bemis Woods path)
R N Bemis Woods path
N Cross 31 St
N At Cermack Rd (W of LaGrange Rd), cross road N to Dominick's parking lot -- Busy St!! Be careful !!
L W  Dorchester St
R N  Bellview Ave
L W  Canterbury St
R N  Highridge Pkwy (becomes Fencl Ln)
N Cross Roosevelt Rd
R E  Fencl Ln
E Cut thru kid's park via sidewalk sneak
E  Edgewater Ave
L N Oak Ridge Ave
N Cross RR tracks
L W  Harrison St
 
Turn On
R N Hillside Dr
R NE Frontage Rd
NE Cross under I-290
L NW  Frontage Rd
R NE  Jackson Blvd
L N Highridge Rd
N Cross Butterfield Rd
L W  Path (Eisenhower Park)
L S Taft Ave
R W Electric Ave (becomes Vallette St) 
W Cross under I-294 / I-290
R N Poplar Ave
N Cross St Charles Rd / RR tracks
R E 1st St
L N Berteau Ave
L W  3rd St
W Cross York St
R N Addison St
R E Hahn St
L N Arrive Panera Bread