To Whalon Lake & DuPage River Trail - 35 Miles -

Submitted by George Hermach

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 IMAX Theatre    Route 53 & Woodridge Dr.   Woodridge  MapQuest Map
Turn On
  Exit behind IMAX Theater
L Double Eagle Dr
R Hobson Rd
L Greene Rd
R 79th St
R Yackley Ave
L 77th St
L Ranchview Dr
R Bailey Rd
L Wherli Rd
R Lisson Rd
S At Royce into Whalon Lakes Forest Preserve
  Go around Whalon Lake counter-clockwise
  Pick up and follow DuPage River Trail running west
cross Ring & Washington at intersection staying on trail
  Follow trail, crossing several roads, until trail ends at Villa Ave
L Villa Ave
R Loomis St
R Sleight St
cross Chicago Ave at 4-way stop (caution x-traffic)
Turn On
L Benton  Ave
R Loomis St
  Rest stop at Boilerhouse Café on campus of North Central College
  Continue north on Loomis St
R North Ave
L Columbia St
cross Ogden Ave at light
L Bauer Rd
L Heatherton Dr (Cress Creek subdivision)
R at T intersection, staying on Heatherton, becomes Summit Hills Ln
R Royal St George Dr
cross Ogden Ave at light, becomes 5th Ave
R Mill St (caution when going through RR underpass)
R Douglas Ave
R Jefferson Ave
L River Rd
R Sequoia Rd
R Oswego Rd
JRL At West St, jog right/left to cross onto Hillside Rd (caution traffic on West)
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Turn On
L After crossing Sleight St, follow Hillside Rd as it turns left
R Julian St
L Gartner Rd
L Olesen Dr
R Green Trails Dr
L New Albany Rd
R Valley Forge Rd
S Sunset Ridge Rd (Valley Forge branches to right)
 
Turn On
R Abbeywood Rd, becomes Golf View
L Carriage Hill Rd
L Green Trails Rd, go 1 block to stop sign, then
L Greene Rd, follow Greene through Seven Bridges
L Hobson Rd
L Double Eagle Dr
R IMAX Theater back to start