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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.
DateTimesDistanceStartLeaderDescription
Saturday
12/16/2017
6:00AM32 Miles/18-21+ mphElmhurst Depot JOHN Loesch 708-917-5353Early Fast Busse
Warm up on Vallette, blast up Villa, Wooddale, Tonne, circle Busse Woods and return the same way. One brief stop. Lights required. Wet/ icy pavement cancels.
Saturday
12/16/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedWhole Foods Rt.83 & St Charles Rd parking behind store along West Ave.To Be DeterminedSaturday Elmhurst Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Saturday
12/16/2017
9:30AM5 miles / 2-3 mph fast enough to stay warm111 Oneida Ave ElmhustKim Messina 630-204-8945Food Drive - drop off
Meet at my house, and then walk over to the Yorkfield Food Pantry (behind Elmhurst Presbyterian Church (1099 S.York). After dropping off the donations, we will walk to the Elmhurst Train Station for .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
12/16/2017
10:00AM20-25 miles/12-14mph Riding SpeedThe Lombard Commons, St Charles and Grace, west side lotKathy Wagner-Selbach 630-691-0858Elmhurst Loops
A nice winter cruise to enjoy decorations and stretch our legs. WE WILL NOT STOP DURING THE RIDE FOR A BREAK but instead will get back by noon for those with party and shopping plans. Coffee can be .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
12/17/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedWhole Foods Rt.83 & St Charles Rd parking behind store along West Ave.To Be DeterminedSunday Elmhurst Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Sunday
12/17/2017
9:30AM8-9 miles @ 3.00-3.25 mphSwallow Cliff Woods South FP, Google Maps Code “86HJM4FR+P2”Pravin Patel/cell# 630-878-8109A Late Fall Hike- Swallow Cliff Woods South FP
We will hike the trails of the Swallow Cliff Woods for 8-9 miles at the moderate pace. We will have a short mid ride trail side break for snacks/sandwiches. Please, bring plenty of water and snacks an .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
12/17/2017
10:30AMVaries...see description Morton Arboretum: 4100 Rt, 53, Lisle, Meet in the lot near visitor centerPussanee Pastorino 708 903 8700Morton Arboretum Loops
Come and get in a great ride at the Morton Arboretum! How much do you want to do? That depends on you. Distance options include: 23 mile ride(approximately 1,400 feet of elevation gain which is 3 full .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
12/17/2017
1:00PM...to be determinedGlen Ellyn Library Glen Ellyn, IL On Duane Street west of Prospect. Park in the commuter lot west of the library.To Be DeterminedSunday Afternoon Glen Ellyn Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Sunday
12/17/2017
5:00PM5-10 Miles/10-12 mph/ weather dependentElmhurst Depot John Loesch 708-917-5353Christmas Lights Ride
Join us for a cruise around Elmhurst to see the Christmas lights and decorations on your fully decorated and illuminated bike. I do have extra lights to lend but the battery operated lights are relati .... (click arrow to see more)
Monday
12/18/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedLombard Commons Lombard, IL Located in the parking lot off of Grace St.near the SE corner of St. Charles and Grace Street in Lombard.To Be DeterminedMonday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Tuesday
12/19/2017
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.
Wednesday
12/20/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedMcCollum Park Downers Grove, IL 67th and Main Streets in Downers Grove, ILTo Be DeterminedWednesday McCollum Park Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Thursday
12/21/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedIMAX Theatre Woodridge, IL On Rt. 53, one half mile north of Hobson Road.To Be DeterminedThursday IMAX Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Friday
12/22/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedSunset Knoll Park, 820 S. Finley Rd. Lombard--Entrance by Wilson Ave.To Be DeterminedFriday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Saturday
12/23/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedWhole Foods Rt.83 & St Charles Rd parking behind store along West Ave.To Be DeterminedSaturday Elmhurst Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Sunday
12/24/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedWhole Foods Rt.83 & St Charles Rd parking behind store along West Ave.To Be DeterminedSunday Elmhurst Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Sunday
12/24/2017
9:30AM10-12 miles @3.25-3.50 mphA Little Red School House Nature Center/9800 Willow Springs Rd, Willow Springs IL/ Google Maps Plus Code “86HJP45F+63”Pravin Patel/cell#630-878-8109A Winter Hike- Palos FP
We will hike for 10-12 miles at a moderately fast clip. This is an intermediate level hike and hikers are expected to keep the pace with the leader. The most of the route is along the single track mou .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
12/24/2017
1:00PM...to be determinedGlen Ellyn Library Glen Ellyn, IL On Duane Street west of Prospect. Park in the commuter lot west of the library.To Be DeterminedSunday Afternoon Glen Ellyn Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Monday
12/25/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedLombard Commons Lombard, IL Located in the parking lot off of Grace St.near the SE corner of St. Charles and Grace Street in Lombard.To Be DeterminedMonday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Monday
12/25/2017
10:00AM6-7 mile hike at an easy paceSt James Farm Winfield Rd just north of Butterfield RdJudy Mikesell 630-833-1036 day of ride text 630-290-2675Christmas Day Hike & Lunch
Many of us will be celebrating Christmas either before or after December 25th so if you find yourself footloose and fancy-free Christmas morning join me for a hike through St James Farm into Blackwell .... (click arrow to see more)
Tuesday
12/26/2017
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.
Wednesday
12/27/2017
9:00AMBreakfast onlyButterfield's Pancake House and Restaurant, Oakbrook TerraceMary Jo Bolan 630 418 5929After Christmas Breakfast
Meet at Butterfield's Restaurant, 1S 616 Midwest Road, Oakbrook Terrace, for an after Christmas breakfast. The location is on the west side of Midwest Road half way between Butterfield Road and 22nd .... (click arrow to see more)
Wednesday
12/27/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedMcCollum Park Downers Grove, IL 67th and Main Streets in Downers Grove, ILTo Be DeterminedWednesday McCollum Park Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Thursday
12/28/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedIMAX Theatre Woodridge, IL On Rt. 53, one half mile north of Hobson Road.To Be DeterminedThursday IMAX Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Friday
12/29/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedSunset Knoll Park, 820 S. Finley Rd. Lombard--Entrance by Wilson Ave.To Be DeterminedFriday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Saturday
12/30/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedWhole Foods Rt.83 & St Charles Rd parking behind store along West Ave.To Be DeterminedSaturday Elmhurst Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Sunday
12/31/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedWhole Foods Rt.83 & St Charles Rd parking behind store along West Ave.To Be DeterminedSunday Elmhurst Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Sunday
12/31/2017
1:00PM...to be determinedGlen Ellyn Library Glen Ellyn, IL On Duane Street west of Prospect. Park in the commuter lot west of the library.To Be DeterminedSunday Afternoon Glen Ellyn Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Sunday
12/31/2017
8:30PM4-5 miles 2-3 mph111 Oneida Ave ElmhustKim Messina 630-204-8945New Year's Eve 2017
Come join us for one of the last social events of 2017, as we take a brisk hike around south Elmhurst, remembering some of the great events of 2017, and to welcome a promising 2018! We gather at my h .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
12/31/2017
11:30PM5-8 Miles/ 10-15 mph, weather dependent111 Oneida, Elmhurst john Loesch 708-917-5353Out with the Old
Last ride of the year in conjunction with the New Years Eve party at Kim’s house. We will ride around Elmhurst and possibly some of the other nearby suburbs depending on the weather. Ride ends at midn .... (click arrow to see more)
Monday
1/1/2018
12:00AM5-10 Miles / 10-15 mph weather dependentWherever we are when we finish Out with the OldJohn Loesch 708-917-5353In with the New
First ride of the new year. Continued from Out with the Old. Ride around Elmhurst and surrounding environs, returning to 111 Oneida to finish our New Years celebration. Lights mandatory. Atrocious wea .... (click arrow to see more)
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)
 

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.