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Sat, Jul 31



HIKE: Downtown Chicago

Take a Metra Train Ride downtown. See some sights on a 5 mile hike through the downtown area. Take a Metra Train Ride Home!

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HIKE: Downtown Chicago
HIKE: Downtown Chicago

Time & Location

Jul 31, 2021, 10:00 AM – 3:45 PM

Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

About the event

Meet at the New Lenox Train Station by 10:00A. Then it's all aboard for a 1 hour train ride to downtown LaSalle Street Station. Then we'll take a 5 mile hike passing by the following sites:

  • Grant Park Formal Gardens
  • South Rose Garden
  • Buckingham Fountain
  • Lakefront Trail
  • Site of Old Fort Dearborn
  • Cloudgate (the bean)
  • Lurie Gardens
  • Crown Fountain
  • The Rookery Building
  • Willis Tower

Here's a map of our planned hiking route: LINK

Then, we'll get back on the train at 2:40P and arrive back in New Lenox shortly after 3:30P.

Bring WATER. Bring an eat-on-the-go lunch. Bring a MASK.

This will qualify as the 5-mile Hike for Tenderfoot!

Family members are welcome to join us!

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