Building Demolition-Robert McClory Bike Path ROW Description: Project includes the demolition of a 16,000sq ft steel commercial building located on Grand Avenue at the Robert McClory Bikepath in Waukegan, Illinois. A possible parking location just south of the north trailhead. Robert Mcclory Bike Path is a cross-country skiing, mountain biking, rail-trails, road biking, trail running, walking adventure located in or near Salem Boulevard Park, IL. The Kenosha portion of the trail is well kept and smooth riding. This trail was born again from the now defunct Chicago, North Shore and Milwaukee electric railroad corridor-hence it is sometimes mistakenly called the North Shore bike path/trail. I've never heard of anyone being mugged or assaulted while biking, walking, running or jogging through North Chicago and Waukegan. Seriously. There are overpasses over all busy streets south of North Chicago. The entirety of the north leg is pretty much a dump, aside from the small bit of Zion as you head into Kenosha. A Metra commuter railway connects Chicago to Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Union Pacific Railroad tracks that parallel much of the trail. I just moved to the neighborhood, desperately seeking a trail to ride as I come from the subdivision within riding distance to DesPlaines River Trail. You can feel what it must have been like riding in an open boxcar while riding along this trail. 176 West 7.5 miles to Mundelein, IL. Metra Ravinia Station I would either ride through there as quickly as you can while still being careful while riding or if possible take any detours and scenic routes to avoid any problems or uneasyness even though you shouldn't have to think about any of that while on bike trails and that whole area should be improved somehow so it's better for everyone to ride through and to be more relaxing and enjoyable, but I don't see that happening anytime soon. I also ran into rusted metal. To reach the southern end of the Robert McClory Bike Path: From I-94 W, take Exit 29 for US 41/Skokie Hwy. Mostly flat. A new pedestrian bridge soon could be added to a portion of the Robert McClory Bike Path that runs through Lake Bluff. You'll want a decent, light weight bike with sturdy tires that guarantee you some traction, as you will encounter some loose, grainy gravel better suited to a hybrid than a road bike, especially in some parts of Cook and Lake County, though a bit less than half of the trail is smoothly paved. Robert McClory Path - Tire Question. The issue I have with this is that it's of the clear variety (probably from handles of liquor) and it's EXTREMELY hard to scan for when the crushed limestone is of a white color. The trail is primarily used for walking, running, bird watching, and road biking and is best used from March until October. Not even broken glass. The asbestos inspection report identifies a sealant product with asbestos content Trail map of the North Shore Bike Path from Robert McClory Bike Path at Scranton Ave. (Lake Bluff) to Brice Ave. (Mundelein). Apparently he approaches nicely and when the ladies would stop, he would take their money. After riding west from the trail I turned south on Lewis Avenue. As a single, female rider along the entirety of this path just yesterday (6/7/10), I ran into more safety issues than I care to admit while riding through the North Chicago/Waukegan/Zion section. I easily connected from the Green Bay Trail to the south. Des Plaines River Trail: State Line to Gurnee, Illinois Beach State Park: North Unit Trail, Hawthorn Hollow Nature Sanctuary and Arboretum, Jean McGraw Memorial Nature Preseve Trail. For the next 1.5 miles, the trail skirts old Fort Sheridan, a historical garrison decommissioned by the U.S. Army and transformed into a fashionable neighborhood. Both options lead to the same location-the continuation of the bike trail further north. Robert McClory Bike Path May 2, 2016 June 2, 2016 Lisa 1 Comment As the final Illinois component of the length of trail from Chicago to Kenosha, the Robert McClory Bike Path picks up close to the end of the Green Bay Trail and jogs north closely following the Metra UP-N line to Greak Lakes, where the trail turns slightly and remains west of the Metra off of the lakeshore by […] Southern most trailhead.The Robery McClory Bike Path terminates here at the Lake/Cook county line, with a connection to the Green Bay Bike Path. The Robert McClory Bike Path (a renamed section of the North Shore Bike Path) follows the right-of-way of the old Chicago, North Shore, and Milwaukee Railroad (Interurban electric line) through Lake County for about 15 miles from Lake Bluff to the Wisconsin border, where it continues north and is called the Kenosha County Trail for the next 19 miles. The Robert McClory Bike Path (25 miles) connects to the Green Bay Bike Trail on it's southern end and the Kenosha Trail (Wisconsin) on it's northern end. I felt safe the whole way, even in the Waukegan area. AVON runners do an annual run on the bike path from Milwaukee to Chicago in the name of breast cancer awareness and to raise money for research. I prefer the section of this trail in kenosha county that is just north of this trail. comment and a few honks. I felt I had no choice but to continue, as the Metra trains weren't running for another two hours, so I did. Where To Hike and Bike While Practicing Social Distancing in Lake County. This is where you go past the Great Lakes Naval Base. Pick up trail again in Zion. Happy safe riding everyone! Unfortunately I chose a road that did not intersect the trail (Wadsworth Rd, I think) and instead I could painfully see the trail as it passed overhead as a bike bridge. Parking is available here. The tail was easy running and lots of great scenery. this trail I give a thumbs and will use it frequently. Steep sections. I really had no problems at all. The Robert McClory Bike Path uses the line which paralleled today's Union Pacific North Line, the North Shore Bike Path uses the Libertyville Division spur which ran from Mundelein to Lake Bluff, and the Skokie Valley Bike Path parallels Union Pacific's freight branch. Layered clothing is the best way to regulate your temperature during changing weather conditions. (2) Safety has been OK; never felt threatened or in a dangerous situation View map of nearby restaurants, parks, and schools. There were lots of cops around, so I made it the rest of the way without incident, but the experience was unnerving. I never made it to the path, I turned around. only about 3 miles of it is. Now for the bad... After the Russel Road Bridge it's still decent, but after you cross the next road after the bridge that is when you shoud start planning ahead and be more alert and cautious as you start to get further into Illinois and things start to get creepy and there are some strange characters walking around that I wouldn't trust and would just plain avoid so just keep on riding don't even think about hesitating to stop just keep going until you get to a more pleasent area which may take a while to get to. The Great Lakes Naval station main gate is just north of the Metra station. Another unique feature is the number of community gardens that appear mile after mile, adding a charming country touch to the urban atmosphere. The trail parallels the Metra regional railway which runs North-South through Lake County. If you are able to ride a few miles to the west, the Des Plaines River Trail runs almost parallel to McClory. As suggested by the other rider, on the way north I turned off the trail at MLK Drive in the North Chicago/Waukegan southern section and rode west to Lewis Ave. All seemed okay at first, as Lewis Ave is a two-lane in each direction so cars could move into the inner lane and I had plenty of space. You have the two options here: bike the direct business route up St. John's Ave. or the bypass through the Highland Park neighborhoods. Located in Winthrop Harbor, Illinois. The trail is very flat and still feels like a freight line, including old power lines, city views and almost no trees. I didn't find the trail itself to be that terrible, since sometimes urban areas have to have a lot of intersections. I really want to give the northern part of this trail chance after chance. It was pretty beat up, but better than the McClory. It’s named after a former Republican congressman and passes a few parks and forest preserves. For example, the road ends near the Great Lakes Naval Base, and picks up close by, but there's little to tell you where and how. The City of Highland Park has partnered with the Park District of Highland to create the McClory Bike Trail Pollinator Garden. But it didn't seem very scary to me. I picked up this trail in efforts to do a solo century. Along the bike path, most of the towers are gone, but the concrete foundations are still visible as far north as Kenosha. I was warned not to ride through that section by myself, as the robber was confronting females riding alone. LCDOT has about 60 miles of bike paths and bike lanes as part of the Lake County highway system and continues to consider non-motorized travel a high priority. In fact, the Green Bay Trail now refers to the bath from Wilmette to Highland Park. The Robert McClory/North Shore Bike Path begins at the northern end of Highwood and runs parrallel to the Metra tracks all the way up to the Great Lakes Naval Station. I was worried when reading about this trail that it would involve city streets but the trail actually runs parallel to the streets. It connects direclty to the Kenosha County Bike Trail which continues for another 3.5 miles to 89th Street in Kenosha. ", TrailLink is a free service provided by Rails-to-Trails conservancy, We're a non-profit all about helping you enjoy the outdoors, Green Bay Trail at Laurel Ave. and St. Johns Ave./Sheridan Rd. The Robert McClory Bike Path (a.k.a. I find this path within minutes from my house and when I got about 5 blocks before the path in waukegan I started noticing boarded up, run down houses, and the such. Next to trail leading east to Lyons Woods, you will find a bench. Check the link in the resources section for information about upcoming performances. By Jonathan Jones on April 24, 2020 0. Cold drinks and restrooms are available during operating hours. tbis is NOT a fully paves trail. Photo contributed by Paul Goyette. I went back east when I saw a sign for a library. Moderate inclines. Metra station with parking and small building. In all honesty, now that I've done this trail, I'm never going to do it again. Closer to the middle of town Lewis Ave reduces lanes to one each way, making the pothole situation a little trickier and locals don't seem to be used to sharing with cyclists, as evidenced by the, "Hey, get on the sidewalk!" Thankfully, it's a little bit easier to avoid the broken beer bottles due to their color. The changing leaves of autumn made this trail especially lovely. Maybe I'll take the far North end some day. Where is all the hate for this trail coming from? Metra stop with small building and parking which sits across from the Great Lakes Naval Station. Crossing Sheridan Road, you’ll return to the old railroad right-of-way that runs through a wooded corridor next to Metra through Lake Forest and Lake Bluff (the junction for the east-west North Shore Bike Path is here) for the next 7.2 miles to North Chicago. 2 stars because I was given hope for a better experience later in the year. North Chicago and Waukegan isn't as bad as some people think it is. Hi All- planning a overnight camping trip up in Wisconsin (from Chicago) and we're planning on taking the standard GBT/McClory path up there. Actually, there is so much glass, you wonder how the heck it all got there. So you can relax and enjoy your The 25-mile bike path primarily follows the route of the Chicago North Shore and Milwaukee Railroad, which expanded all the way to Milwaukee in 1919 as an electric interurban freight and passenger railroad. The Fort Sheridan Bypass reconnects to the Robert McClory Bike path at the NW corner of the intersection of Sheridan/McKinley Road and Old Elm Road. Go 1.3 miles, and turn left onto Blackhawk Road or St. Johns Ave. Look for parking at the Braeside Metra Station. See the Walk Score of Robert McClory Bike Path (Formerly North Shore Bike Path), Highland Park IL. Approximately 50 miles, all told and worth seeing every bit. US Bicycle Route 37 and the Grand Illinois Trail both occupy parts of the trail. I was forced to head back to Lewis Ave and continue north to 29th St. in Zion. You’ll return to a parklike corridor for another 0.6 mile, then take a slight detour by turning right onto Bloom Street. Some uneven terrain. The bike path takes to the road here to bypass the business district on Waukegan Ave in favor of the low traffic neighborhood streets. I thought that I might add in a new review, seeing how nobody has reviewed this trail in two years. There's alot of graffiti around some areas and junk just sitting around and glass either on the trail, or on the roads you have to cross to get to the next part of the path and sometimes there's glass in the grass so going around any of it can be a challenge so prepared to fix any flat tires you might get. Cold drinks and restrooms are available at the gas station adjacent to the Metra Station. Beginning in the south at the Braeside Metra Station, you’ll ride 2.5 miles through a wooded linear park alongside the tracks until you reach a commuter parking lot in central Highland Park. It's not best to ride through that area during the evening/dusk hours so try to go through it during the morning/afternoon hours, but still should be cautious. This 25.4-mile trail runs the length of Lake County. find trail maps, reviews, photos & driving directions on traillink.com A road that dead-ends at the bike trail. Much of the open space here is been tilled for many community gardens. Flat. An avid outdoorsman and athlete, the late U.S. Rep. Robert McClory (R-Ill.) now has a bike path named for him. Metra station with parking and small building. A possible parking location just north of the north trailhead. The more north you go the Bush gets thicker of to the side's. Northern most trailhead for this section of the guide. This was a little scary - I'm a 26-year-old female, and I was in what looked like a neighborhood not in the greatest shape. I see myself riding this trail over and over again and look forward to completing the entire Kenosha trail. So enter at your own risk when you get down to that part of trail and goodluck. It also goes to the Wisconsin state line and has nice views without the problems of trash on the trail. It's not very nice at all or comforting, but there are a few decent small areas where you can relax for a little while. The bike path re-connects with the railway north of Fort Sheridan. The bike trail alternates between tree lined urban throughways, quaint downtowns, and neighborhoods on the south end to more rural alternating prairies and tree sheltered trails on the north end. Alan C. June 10, 2017. These towers strung the electricity necessary to power the electric train. 1 review of Robert McClory Bike Path "I use this path to run/walk/ride several times a week. Some street riding in Highwood, then continouous paved bike trail along Union Pacific RR tracks from Fort Sheridan through Lake Forest and Lake Bluff to a junction with the trail west to Libertyville, then on north through North Chicago, Waukegan and Zion and into Wisconsin. Safety is another big isuue, for sure not for family activity. (3) Look for opportunities to ride on paved streets that closely parallel the bike trail, in Zion and Waukegan. Current Information 10/10/18 - The Lake County Division of Transportation is currently conducting an engineering study for a 5.5 mile long bike path along IL Route 137 from the Des Plaines River Trail in Libertyville to the Robert McClory Bike Path in North Chicago. The Green Bay Trail) is a 25 mile trail connecting many of the communities along Lake Michigan in the northern suburbs of Chicago. There was a turn that crossed the road and went underneath the main road, and then you start the limestone screening trail. When that ended I rode a few streets in the area that ultimately took me back to Lewis, at which point I headed back to Kenosha. When biking anywhere, always wear a helmet. An intersection with the bike trail. ", "Trail begins just north of downtown Highland Park at Vine Avenue and the railroad tracks. It is a lot of driving through suburbs, not super shady and not a ton of nature. The middle of the bridge over Russell Road/State Line Road is the Wisconsin & Illinois State Line-the northern trailhead of the Robert McClory trail. Easy connection to Green Bay trail to Wilmette (1/2 mile south.) The astounding natural beauty of Highland Park plays a large role in many residents’ preference to live here. I recommend it to anyone who wants to go for a bike ride! With both the connecting trail and Metra access, just about any length ride is possible whether it's one-way or round trip. The trail surface consists of asphalt in the south; concrete where the path leaves the rail corridor and follows city streets; and a finely screened limestone that offers a good, hard base for most trail uses in the north. These are limestone, cross streets every block or so, and have LOTS OF BROKEN GLASS in the limestone last time I tried it. View map of nearby restaurants, parks, and schools. The trail also uses low-traffic city streets. Highland Park Metra Station I was also told that if I just continued riding, even if someone approached, the guy would not pursue. I ride the Robert McClory Bike Path every week during daytime, on weekdays and weekends, from Highland Park to Kenosha and back. Bring a patch kit with you. The trail is also referred to as the Green Bay Bike Trail. Go 4.9 miles and turn right onto N. Lewis Ave. Go 1 mile and turn left onto W. Ninth St. The Highwood Metra station is not on the bike path, but it can be accessed from the North or South via Waukegan Ave. If it had been raining prior to me using it, it would be unusable, unless you had Cyclo-Cross or balloon tires. 9th St. Winthrop Harbor, Illinois 60096. There are very, very shady characters milling about on the Waukegan/North Chicago portions of the trail. I looked at past reviews and I was apprehensive about riding this trail on my ride from Chicago to Milwaukee on Tuesday afternoon, July 16. Metra stop with small building and parking. (Highland Park) and Kenosha County Bike Trail at W. Russell Rd./CR A1 (IL-WI border). there is all sorts of trees and wildflowers along the way to look at. Parking is available here. In the south, the trail connects with the Green Bay Trail at the county line, while in the north it meets the Kenosha County Bike Trail at the state line. There's very little incline, though you will encounter a slight amount of uphill biking around the Waukegan area, heading southbound, though nothing steep. I imagine that riding through two inches of oatmeal would be pretty similar to this experience. Here's where we are going through North Chicago (I believe). I was told that this trail is much better at other times of the year, but this was not it. Those are the good things about the trail and the bad things about it. Your donation will help us to continue connecting more people to trails around the country. There’s a 10 mile stretch that’s a fine gravel, not super soft but not ideal either if you’re on a road bike. Follow Vine Ave. east to the ramp which connects you back to the bike path. To reach the northern end of the Robert McClory Bike Path at the state line: From I-94, take Exit 1 for Russell Road, and head east. Help defend and expand trails nationwide. Proceed with caution, folks. Like the once user said, the las portion is straight as an arrow with a crazy amount of street crossings. Not too many stops and goes. I don't care to make detours around the shady parts, because honestly; I shouldn't have to. The bike path continues north to the state line. Robert McClory Bike Path. Paved part is well paved. In 1997, the trail was named after a Republican congressman who served the area for 20 years. Im an experienced trail rider and ill start off with the good first. April 16th 2015Skokie Valley Road Bike Path - Robert McClory Bike Path - North Shore Bike Path - Skokie Valley Road Bike PathFrom my house, totaling 35 miles. Lots of dog walkers in a.m. Restrooms available at train stations from N. Chicago south. In 0.4 mile turn right onto W. Broadway Ave. Look for parking on the left side of the road. There is no parking here, but parking can be found south at 5th Street or north at 116th Street and 104th Street. This paved and screened trail connects to three other major trails-Green Bay Trail on the south, Kenosha County Bike Trail on the north, and the East-West North Shore trail in Lake Bluff. It's perfectly safe to ride on and through as you view alot of wildlife and nice forest preserves and plenty of resting and shady areas and a cafe. Best to head 0.5 mile west on Buckley or 22nd St and take Lewis Avenue through Waukegan. McClory Trail Pollinator Garden. You ride into Kenosha you can ride along the the path that goes along Lake Michigan. 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