Land Trusts & Trails
Jun
10
8:00 am08:00

Land Trusts & Trails

  • Embarras Ridges Land & Water Reserve

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.

The Hennepin Hundred
Oct
7
Oct 8

The Hennepin Hundred

  • Sinissippi Park

The Hennepin Hundred is Illinois’ only point-to-point, all-trail ultra-marathon, a true Illinois adventure from Sterling, Illinois on the Rock River to Colona, Illinois near the mighty Mississippi, along the historic and beautiful Hennepin Canal...


GITy Up: Off-Road!
Oct
8
Oct 9

GITy Up: Off-Road!

  • Camp Bullfrog Lake

GITy Up! is bite-sized, overnight bike camping & trail running adventure on one of the finest trail systems in the country, the Chicago area's beautiful Palos Forest Preserve trails. 

Aug
6
Aug 7

REI Palos Meltdown Race & Demo Day

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!

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