South to Hinsdale - 23 Miles -

Submitted by Cindy Reedy

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, Elmhurst  MapQuest Map
Turn On Miles Cum.
R W Hahn St.   0.07
L S Addison Ave, cross tracks 0.4 0.47
Str Cottage Hill 0.4 0.83
R W Church St, becomes Elm Park Ave. 0.4 1.20
L S Hagans Ave., cross St. Charles Rd. 0.6 1.83
  becomes Spring Rd.    
R W Prairie Path Ln. 0.2 2.05
L S Hawthorne 1.2 3.23
R W Continue on Eldridge Park path    
R W cross the bridge 0.2 3.41
L SE on the trail, to the light 0.2 3.64
L NE Butterfield Rd. 0.0 3.69
R SE thru parking lot to far left (NE) corner  0.0 3.72
Str Salt Creek Greenway Trail 0.4 4.14
  use underpass under Roosevelt    
R E continue on SCGT 0.7 4.82
R S path through York Woods 0.0 4.85
L E on path across driveway 0.5 5.36
L S thru parking lot, cross Harger
L E Path on south side of Harger Rd. 0.1 5.45
R S bike path over East West Tollway 0.2 5.67
Str sidewalk, cross 22nd St. 0.7 6.36
Turn On Miles Cum.
R W on trail along south side of 22nd St. 0.5 6.84
L S Jorie Blvd. 1.4 8.28
L E 31st St. or path along it 0.2 8.45
R SE Spring Rd. 1.4 9.82
R S York Rd. 0.1 9.92
  Rest stop at McDonalds, east side of York Rd.    
R N York Rd. path 0.2 10.15
L Cross York Rd. and continue North on trail 0.8 10.95
  cross 31st St.    
R E bike path on north side of 31st St. 0.3 11.21
L N Hunt Club (stay left @ intersection) 0.4 11.60
L W @ T, Bradford Lane 0.2 11.81
R N @ T, Windsor Dr. 0.6 12.37
Str on trail when Windsor ends    
  cross 22nd St. 0.1 12.47
Str on Windsor 0.4 12.90
L N @ T, Swift Dr.  0.2 13.09
Str cut thru to Wildwood Ct. 0.1 13.20
R E @T, Forest Glen Ln, Look for 2 rocks 0.1 13.27
L N on trail, making 2 left turns - after the 0.4 13.68
  playground and around a pond with a fountain    
R NW Forest Glen Lane 0.1 13.81
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Turn On Miles Cum.
R W cross York Rd. 0.1 14.23
L SW @T, Wood Glen Lane 0.4 14.17
  Jog L then R to get on SCGT northbound    
R  N Path down to Harger 0.2 14.44
L SW Harger 1.1 15.54
R N Spring Rd. 0.7 16.20
R E frontage road, cross on grass to 0.1 16.27
  take SCGT (go under Roosevelt Rd.) 0.5 16.77
L E Commonwealth (becomes 0.6 17.36
  Brush Hill, Roosevelt Rd. frontage road)    
L N Euclid, before the new hospital 0.4 17.76
 
Turn On Miles Cum.
R E Lexington, cross York  (to end) 1.0 18.75
L N Cadwell 0.1 18.85
L W Harrison 0.1 18.93
R N Stratford, cross Butterfield (to end) 0.5 19.44
L W Madison 0.4 19.83
R N Poplar 0.2 20.00
  go on path under the railroad tracks    
Cont. on Poplar, cross St. Chas & tracks 1.4 21.36
R E 1st St. 0.0 21.40
L N Berteau Ave. 0.4 21.78
L W 3rd St. 0.6 22.43
R N Addison   0.1 22.50
R E Hahn St. 0.0 22.54