To Winfield via Paths - 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
R W Park Ave
L S Myrtle Ave
R W Alexander Blvd
L S  West Ave
Cross St Charles Rd
  Take IPP W to cross over Rt 83
  Cont W on Illinois Prarie Path
Cross Villa Ave
Cross Westmore - Meyers Rd in Lombard
Cross Over I-355 & Rt 53 via overpass
Cross College Ave in Wheaton
Cross Main St in Wheaton
R N Hale St
R E Front St
  Stop to see the Red Door Popcorn Store near the fountain, in downtown Wheaton 
R S Main St.
R W Liberty Dr
R N  Illinois Prairie Path (at mile marker zero)
Cross RR via overpass
 
Turn On
Cross Jewel Rd
Cross Geneva & County Farm Roads to NW corner of intersection  (Careful, busy streets !)
L W  Take Geneva Spur of the IPP W  (This will be require some twists and turns, just remember to keep a W bearing on the trails.)
R N  Prince Crossing Rd (take side trail heading N) -- (When you get spit out onto a road and have no idea where to go next because the limestone trail has disappeared - that's Prince Crossing Road ! )
R E Great Western Trail
Cross County Farm Rd
Cross Gary Ave
R S  Schmale Rd
  Arrive at Culvers Restaurant -- rest stop (Look for blue roof -- about one block S from GWT on W side of Schmale Rd)
  Return to Elmhurst
N Schmale Rd
R E Great Western Trail 
Cross Main St in Glen Ellyn
Cross I-355 via overpass
Cross Swift Rd
R S Grace St
L W  Maple St
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Turn On
L N Fairfield Ave (Enter Lombard Commons Park -- head NE on the paths to exit to St Charles Pl.)
R E St Charles Pl
L N Great Western Trail (head E).
R S
and
back N
Westmore Woods (Make a brief loop and back track to return to the GWT.) (Westmore Woods will be on your R just after Highland Ave.)
R E Great Western Trail (head E).
L N  Villa Ave
R E Wildwood St
R S  Monterey Ave
L E Illinois Prairie Path 
Cross Rt 83 via overpass
L N Berkley Ave
R E  Eggleston Ave
L N Hawthorne Ave
 
Turn On
R E St Charles Rd
L N York High School Entrance
R E Snake around E and N on a HS service road to Elmpark Ave
R E Elmpark Ave
L N Grace St
R E Alexander Blvd
L N Prospect Ave
Cross RR tracks
  Prospect becomes Maple Ave heading N
R E 3rd St
L N Addison Ave
R E  Hahn St
  Arrive Panera Bread -- Elmhurst
  The End