Outbound Collective logo

Top Spots

Bike the Skokie Lagoons North Loop

Northfield, Illinois

4.5 mi

North Branch Trail: Skokie Lagoons

Winnetka, Illinois

4.56 mi / 157 ft gain

Glenview North Branch to Skokie River

Glenview, Illinois

7.56 mi / 354 ft gain

North Branch Trail

New Trier Township, Illinois

19.76 mi / 702 ft gain

The Grove Loop

Glenview, Illinois

1.52 mi / 102 ft gain

North Shore Channel Trail

Evanston, Illinois

13.03 mi / 269 ft gain

Catch a Sunrise at The Lakefill

Evanston, Illinois


Westside Single Track

Des Plaines, Illinois

2.06 mi / 52 ft gain

Des Plaines River Trail: Lake Cook Road to North Ave

Deerfield, Illinois

23.47 mi / 1053 ft gain

Places to stay

Guides and stories

Chicago: Where urban nature runs wild

Chicago: Where urban nature runs wild

Erica Zazo

Quick links