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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
Thursday
9/21/2017
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
9/22/2017
5:00AM1 hr 14-16 pace with optional sprints180 W. Park Avenue, Elmhurst Corner of Park and ProspectKelli Morgan 630-935-19885am Early Bird
Join me for a one hour road ride where we will head west thru Elmhurst, Villa Park, Lombard then return. . I will hold pace but this ride offers 5 optional sprints for those that want to go faster tha .... (click arrow to see more)
Friday
9/22/2017
9:00AM5 miles 2mph Blood Mountain Cabins, Blairesville, Georgia Dawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Six Gap Century Bike and AT Hike Weekend
After a Thursday travel day, hike the Appalachian Trail "AT" from the Blood Mountain Cabins http://www.bloodmountain.com/ which is right on the AT south bound to the top of Blood Mountain, the highest .... (click arrow to see more)
Friday
9/22/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedFaith United Church 815 S. Finley Rd. Lombard, ILTo Be DeterminedFriday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Friday
9/22/2017
1:15PM, 2:00PM2.5 miles 2mph Brasstown Bald, Hiawassee, Georgia Dawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Six Gap Century Bike and AT Hike Weekend
Option to hike the Brasstown Bald in lieu of biking the Bald. We will drive to the Brasstown Bald Visitor center. About a 30 minute drive then hike the trail to the summit.
Saturday
9/23/2017
8:30AM34-36 mi @ 11-15 mphVilla Park depot and Historical MuseumPetra Hofmann 331.642.0625Fermi Lab Open House
Ride to Fermi Lab and tour the free open house events. We'll remain for several hours to take in all that is available to the public. Leaving from Villa Park and will make a stop in Lombard Commons .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
9/23/2017
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.
Saturday
9/23/2017
9:00PM10-12 miles 2mph Blood Mountain Cabins, Blairsville, Georgia Dawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Six Gap Century Bike and AT Hike Weekend
All day hike Northbound on the AT. Once again directly from our Blood Mountain Cabins http://www.bloodmountain.com/ Includes Neel Gap and the infamous Mountain Crossing Outfitter. Views of Levelland .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
9/24/2017
7:30AM, 8:30AM104 or 58 or35Lumpkin County High School. 2001 Indian Dr, Dahlonega, GA 30533Rich Aycock (630) 880-6016Six Gap Century in North Georgia
This cycling event is the Six Gap Century and Three Gap 50 in Dahlonega Georgia, The Six Gap Century boasts many of the same roads and mountain climbs as the elite Tour de Georgia. The ultra­-chall .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
9/24/2017
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
9/24/2017
9:30AM6-7 miles at 2mphLake Winfield Scott Campground areajudy mikesell 630-833-1036 or text 630-290-2675Six Gap Century Bike and AT Hike Weekend
Here is another option for Sunday - Blue & White blaze six miles three trail moderate loop hike. We will combine the Jarrard Gap, Slaughter Creek & Appalachian trails. It is a 10 mile drive to the Lak .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
9/24/2017
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
9/25/2017
8:00AM11.6 miles 2mph Amicalola Falls State Park, Dawsonville, Georgia Dawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Extended Six Gap Century Bike and AT Hike Weekend
Overnight hike starting on the Approach Trail to the Appalachian Trail (AT). Will hike to Springer Mountain and about 2.8 miless on the AT to Stove Creek Shelter.
Monday
9/25/2017
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.
Tuesday
9/26/2017
8:00AM13.5 miles 2mph Stove Creek Shelter (Mile 2.8 AT), Springer Mt. Georgia Dawn Maxwell 312-609-5100Extended Six Gap Century Bike and AT Hike Weekend
Day two of overnight hike. Starting from Stove Creek Shelter to Gooch Gap, Suches, GA.
Tuesday
9/26/2017
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
9/27/2017
5:00AM1 hr 14-16 pace with optional sprints180 W. Park Avenue, Elmhurst Corner of Park and ProspectKelli Morgan 630-935-19885am Early Bird
Join me for a one hour road ride where we will head west thru Elmhurst, Villa Park, Lombard then return. . I will hold pace but this ride offers 5 optional sprints for those that want to go faster tha .... (click arrow to see more)
Wednesday
9/27/2017
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.
Wednesday
9/27/2017
6:15PM22 mi. @ 10-13 mph“Villa Park Depot” SW corner of Villa Ave. & Central Blvd. in Villa ParkJohn Riordan 630-776-5001 / Vince Gatto 630-832-5340 (better to call Vince)Hump~Day~Hustle
Fun and conversation-oriented, trail (crushed limestone, or paved) ride with very little street riding. We ride the Great Western Trail-to-Illinois Prairie Path loop on a weekly schedule like clockwor .... (click arrow to see more)
Thursday
9/28/2017
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
9/29/2017
5:00AM1 hr 14-16 pace with optional sprints180 W. Park Avenue, Elmhurst Corner of Park and ProspectKelli Morgan 630-935-19885am Early Bird
Join me for a one hour road ride where we will head west thru Elmhurst, Villa Park, Lombard then return. . I will hold pace but this ride offers 5 optional sprints for those that want to go faster tha .... (click arrow to see more)
Friday
9/29/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedFaith United Church 815 S. Finley Rd. Lombard, ILTo Be DeterminedFriday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Saturday
9/30/2017
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
10/1/2017
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
10/1/2017
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
10/2/2017
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
10/3/2017
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
10/4/2017
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
10/5/2017
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
10/6/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedFaith United Church 815 S. Finley Rd. Lombard, ILTo Be DeterminedFriday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Saturday
10/7/2017
8:00AM35 mi, 16 mi, 22 miElroy, WI or Sparta WIPetra Hofmann 331.642.0625Elroy-Sparta Fall Color Weekend
FALL COLOR in South West WI. Riders should drive up on Friday 10/6 and check-in to motel for two nights or New Lisbon Campground. Motels: Travelers Inn 608.562.5141 or AmericInn 800.634.3444 both in N .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
10/7/2017
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
10/8/2017
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
10/8/2017
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
10/9/2017
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
10/10/2017
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
10/11/2017
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
10/12/2017
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
10/13/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedFaith United Church 815 S. Finley Rd. Lombard, ILTo Be DeterminedFriday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Saturday
10/14/2017
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
10/15/2017
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
10/15/2017
9:30AM20 - 25 mi, 12 - 15 mphPanera Bread ElmhurstPetra Hofmann 331.642.0625Annual Oktoberfest Ride
This is our annual ride to www.edelweissdining.com/ fo celebrate Oktoberfest in style. Back by about 1 PM. Rain does cancel ride. Call if in doubt. NOTE: departure point!
Sunday
10/15/2017
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
10/16/2017
7:00AM444 Mi Pace Varies Lombard IL then drive from there to Natchez MsKen Hickey 630-290-0006Natchez Trace Weeklong Ride
This will be a week long ride on the Natchez Trace Trail from Natchez Ms to Nashville Tenn. There will be both camping and cc lodging along the way. We will have a SAG vehicle with trailer to move lug .... (click arrow to see more)
Monday
10/16/2017
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
10/17/2017
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
10/18/2017
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
10/19/2017
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
10/20/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedFaith United Church 815 S. Finley Rd. Lombard, ILTo Be DeterminedFriday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Saturday
10/21/2017
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
10/22/2017
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
10/22/2017
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
10/23/2017
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
10/24/2017
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
10/25/2017
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
10/26/2017
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
10/27/2017
9:00AM...to be determinedFaith United Church 815 S. Finley Rd. Lombard, ILTo Be DeterminedFriday Lombard Show & Go
Distance and pace determined by those that show.
Saturday
10/28/2017
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
10/29/2017
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
10/29/2017
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
10/30/2017
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
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.
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.
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!
 

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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.