Trails are where conservation & quality of life meet. Join Illinois Trail Corps & Grand Prairie Friends at Embarras Ridges Land & Water Reserve to learn the role of sustainable, natural surface trails in conservation, and how to build and maintain them.
Friends of the Great Western Trails in cooperation with The Illinois Prairie Path not-for-profit corporation (IPPc) has scheduled its annual trail cleanup for Saturday, April 29 rain or shine.
Enjoy beer from Blue Island Beer Company and food from Restaurant Tenochtitlan as you celebrate the transformation of Chatham St. bridge into a trail promenade, and cheer local officials and VIPs taking the plunge with a dip into the Cal-Sag! More: http://www.calsagtrail.org/event/cal-sag-plunge/
Chicago Area Mountain Bikers (CAMBr) with REI hosts REI Palos Meltdown Demo Day on August 6, letting all comers sample the newest bike tech available from Cannondale, Giant, Ghost, Specialized and Trek on the fantastic trails of the Palos Forest Preserves.
On August 7, they race. It's a weekend of dirt on wheels!