Celebrate Earth Day by running through the woods, enjoying nature, and making new friends!
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.
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.
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!