Future Activities - > 35 days

  
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The time of the event shown in the schedule below is the actual departure time. Please allow time for bicycle assembly and inspection, filling of water bottles, inflating tires, etc. prior to departure. The advertised pace will be at the discretion of the ride leader to allow for resistance to the wind and terrain. The pace is considered to be the maximum speed attained on a level road without appreciable headwind or tailwind. Please select the ride that best fits your ability. Know for yourself whether you are comfortable to sustain the pace and finish the advertised distance.
Where there is not a miles per hour to describe the pace of a ride, please use the following as a guide:
8-10 = very slow  *   10-12 = slow  *   12-14 = moderate  *   14-16 = medium  *   16-18 = fast  *   18-20+ = very fast
DateTimesDistanceStartLeaderDescription
Tuesday
10/31/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedIMAX Theatre Woodridge, IL On Rt. 53, one half mile north of Hobson Road.To Be DeterminedTuesday IMAX Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Thursday
11/9/2017
8:00AM10 miles 2.5 mph Easy paceGapland Rd. Gathland State Park, MarylandDawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Veterans Day Hiking Weekend Applachian Trail
After a Wednesday travel day, will meet at Gathland State Park at 7:30 a.m to hike the Appalachian trail Southbound into Historic Harpers Ferry. Must carry lunch, snacks, water and clothes for two da .... (click arrow to see more)
Thursday
11/9/2017
3:30PM1.4 miles 2.5 mph Easy paceHigh Street, Towns Inn, Harpers Ferry, WVDawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Veterans Day Hiking Weekend Applachian Trail
Easy stroll on the AT Town Loop trail to the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, Jefferson Rock and several other Historic monuments and buildings.
Thursday
11/9/2017
6:15PMnaElmhurst Community Bank 330 W. Butterfield Road, ElmhurstGeorge Pastorino Pres.November EBC Club & Board Meeting
Board meeting at 6:15 open to all. Regular meeting at 7PM open to members and guests. Snacks served after meeting and guest speaker to be announced.
Friday
11/10/2017
8:00AM5.8 miles 2mph Strenous Hike High Street, Towns Inn, Harpers Ferry, WVDawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Veterans Day Hiking Weekend Applachian Trail
Hike up the Maryland Heights Hiking Trail(and return) for outstanding view of Harpers Ferry , the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers. Elevation change 850. Return to town for lunch.
Friday
11/10/2017
1:30PM5.8 miles 2mph Strenous Hike High Street, Towns Inn, Harpers Ferry, WVDawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Veterans Day Hiking Weekend Applachian Trail
Afternoon Hike out and back southbound out of Harpers Ferry on the Appalachian trail to the WV/VA state line. Elevation change 735.
Saturday
11/11/2017
8:00AM10 miles 2.5 Easy Pace High Street, Towns Inn, Harpers Ferry, WVDawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Veterans Day Hiking Weekend Applachian Trail
Return hike North bound on the Appalachian trail back to cars at Gathland State Park. Lunch break on the trail. Hike back includes ascent (moderate) up Weverton cliffs. Return to car between 2:00 an .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
11/11/2017
3:30PM1 mile 2.5 Easy Pace Washington Monument State Park, MarylandDawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Veterans Day Hiking Weekend Applachian Trail
Drive cars to Washington Monument State Park and continue to hike the Appalachinan trail up to Washington Monument on the AT trail. Easy hike with slight incline and partially paved trail.
Sunday
11/12/2017
11:30PM2 miles 2.5 Easy Pace Nelson Kennedy Ledges State Park, OhioDawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Veterans Day Hiking Weekend Applachian Trail
Travel day to return home with opportunity to stretch legs for hiking and rock climbing. Small but scenic state park on the way home. Optional lunch stop after.
Thursday
12/14/2017
6:15PMnaElmhurst Community Bank 330 W. Butterfield Road, ElmhurstGeorge Pastorino Pres.December cancelled -XMAS EBC Club & Board Meeting
No meeting in December as we will have Xmas party.
Saturday
1/13/2018
8:00AM, 1:00AM5-10 miles 3.0-3.5 RuggedShades State Park and Turkey Run State Park, IndianaDawn Maxwell 312-609-5100January 2018 Winter Hiking Weekend
Winter Hiking. Ice involved and possible snow. Hiking only. Rugged hikes in Shades State Park and Turkey Run State Park. Hope to have moderate hikes also. Pre hiking and scouting on Friday. Group .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
2/4/2018
3:00PMN/AIndianhead MotelTBA EBC 2018 UP Ski / Hike Trip
EBC annual cross country / snowshoe / hike trip. Come join us for a week of winter fun at the UP. Mark your calendars now!
 

Riders must wear helmets on every ride.
Illinois Vehicle Code prohibits the use of headphones while bicycling and headphones are not allowed on EBC rides.

Elmhurst Bicycle Club Release and Liability Waiver

For liability protection and insurance purposes, it is the policy of the Elmhurst Bicycle Club ("EBC") to require all of its members to sign the Release and Liability Waiver which is a part of the EBC Membership Application. Guests of the EBC (which term includes all non-members of EBC) who wish to participate in any EBC activity must sign the equivalent release and liability waiver contained on the EBC Sign-in Sheet before the activity starts. Any guest refusing to sign the release and liability waiver may not participate in the activity. Should the activity continue, however, with the participation of the non-signing guest, the activity will no longer be considered to be an EBC sponsored or sanctioned activity.