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!
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!