To Peabody Estate - 30 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 W Park Ave
L S Myrtle Ave
R W Alexander Blvd
L S West Ave
Cross St Charles Rd
R W Illinois Prairie Path
Cross Rt 83
R N Monterey
L W Wildwood
L S Villa
R W Kennilworth Ave
L S Summit Ave
Cross Roosevelt Rd
L E Morningside Dr
R S Buttercup Ln
L E Southlane Dr
R S Myrtle Ave (becomes MacArthur Dr)
Cross Butterfield Rd
L E Stillwell Rd
L E Leahy Rd
R E Hodges Rd
 
Turn On
Cross Rt 83
R S Enter Oak Brook Center Mall (this is a circular road) Stay R, busy street !
R E Commerce Dr
R S McDonalds Dr
L W 22nd St (use sidewalk on the N side of 22nd St) (watch for debris under the bridge !)
Cross I-88 via underpass
R S Enterprise Dr / Jorie Blvd
Cross 22nd St
R W Forest Gate Rd -- take path on the N side of the street -- head R N, then W, cross the bridge going N, then continue W to the Rt 83 underpass.
Cross Rt 83 via an underpass
R N Briarwood Central St (becomes Kingston Dr)
L S Regent Dr
Cross 31st St
R W Path that runs along the S side of 31st St
L S Peabody Estate -- Checkout the mansion Mayslake and Portuncula Chapel there are restroom facilities, if you need them.
W Cont W on the path along 31st St
L S Trinity Rd
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Turn On
R W Trinity Ln
R W 35th St
L SW Midwest Rd / Cass Ave (use the bike path on NE side of st)
R NE 35th St (busy st, keep R)
Cross Meyers Rd
R W 36th St
L S Sterling Rd
R W 39st St
Cross Highland Ave / Main St (Careful, busy street !)
R N Saratoga Ave
R E Sneak ! (at Saratoga and Vernard Rd) -- take this path to 31st St
L N Sidewalk on W side of Highland Ave
Cross I-88 via overpass pedestrian bridge
L W Frontage Rd that runs past Circuit City (on the S side of Butterfield Rd)
L S Downers Dr
R W Take parking lot entrance before the I-88 entrance ramp -- bear W -- eventually you will come to Opus Pl -- cont W on this road.
Cross Finley Rd
  Rest Stop -- Frys Electronics
L N Finley Rd (Busy street ! Keep to the R side, single file.)
Cross Butterfield Rd
R E 22nd St
R S Edson St
L E Arboretum Dr
R S Main St
L E Majestic Dr
Cross Highland Ave
 
Turn On
L N Entrance to Target Store -- meander N and W thru the parking lot until you come to Fairfield Ave, head N
Cross 22nd St
R E 16th St
Cross Meyers Rd
L N Luther Ave
R E 15th St
  Jog L and R at Michigan Ave -- cont W on Lowell Ln
L N Danby St -- becomes 14th St heading W
L N Summit Ave
Cross Roosevelt Rd
R E Kennilworth Ave
L N Villa Ave
R E Wildwood St
R S Monterey Ave
L E Illinois Prairie Path
Cross Rt 83
L N West Ave
R E Surf St
R S Hawthorne Ave
L E Eggleston Ave
L N Spring Rd (becomes Hagans Ave)
Cross St Charles Rd
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