Bring your own, or rent a bicycle and tour the paved Lakefront Bike Trail. We are at the very Northern end of the trail and the parks and beaches between here and downtown provide a magnificent way to experience Lake Michigan.
A scenic combination of 2 separate trails. An 18-mile Bike Trail and 18.5-mile Pedestrian Trail. Walk, bike or just sit down and watch the sunset over the shores of Lake Michigan. You’ll have access to beaches and picnicking areas. If you are hungry or thirsty, plan ahead because there’s not…
The Chicago Lakefront Trail is a 18-mile-long share use foreshore-way for walking and cycling, located adjacent to the western shore of Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois.
Rent a Divvy bike and cruise the lakefront. You'll see stunning views, tranquil parks, and lively beaches.
The Lakefront Trail is great for walking, running and biking. The trail stretches 18 miles down the Chicago lakefront with amazing views of the city, beaches, restaurants/bars and so much more. Closest bike rental location is Lakeshore Bike 3650 Recreation Drive.
Lakeshore path & Lincoln Park. Vast public space with zoo, museums, and walking/biking path along the lakefront.
The Lakefront trail, on Lake Michigan's shoreline, is a wonder for strollers, joggers, skateboarders, runners and cyclists. Beaches, bike trails, nature centers, a zoo, a museum campus, a dog beach, a golf course, tennis courts, restaurants, bike rentals, even boat tours. the trail connects four…
16 Miles of Beautiful parks and Beaches interconnected via the Lakefront trail. Excellent for running or a bike ride.
It’s about 25/30 mins driving Uber/Lyft etc it’s worth the travel offers Lyft/Uber to take you also pick you up small fee 25 dollars
Best path in Chicago to see all the sights and access most neighborhoods. Perfect if you're looking for sightseeing and activity all in one!
I have extra bikes for borrowing. You can bike it to the lakefront, or take the blue line train to downtown, and bike over to the lakefront and ride up north as far as you want. Very popular bucket list bike ride.
Great place to run/walk along the Lakefront. See Belmont harbor and views of the city if you head south.
18 mile trail for pedestrians and bikers, easily accessible at the lakefront, just go east and you will run into it! Portions of the trail have separate jog and bike lanes.
“Third largest of the five Great Lakes. 321 miles long (north to south) and a maximum width of 118 miles. Lake Michigan is approximately 1 mile east of this residence.”
Point of Interest
“A former private club, this 9-hole course offers panoramic views of Lake Michigan along with tree lined fairways and small greens.”
“The Bronzeville Children's Museum, featuring exhibits designed for children ages 3 to 9, is the first and only African American children's museum in the country. The museum is named after the Chicago neighborhood of Bronzeville, where African Americans settled in Chicago after coming from the South.”