Caution: Maneuvering the Lakefront Trail This Summer

Back in December, the city of Chicago received wonderful news: the entire 18 miles of the Lakefront Path would undergo construction to create separate...

Trails and Tribulations

With marathon training right around the corner, the Chicagoland trails will soon be congested as ever; while the Lakefront Path and Busse Woods tend...

Lakefront Path Separation to Begin ‘ASAP’

The Chicago Park District and Active Transportation Alliance hosted an open house Wednesday Night with the public to provide final details regarding the Lakefront...

Pedestrians, Bicyclists to Get Separate Lakefront Trails by 2018

The days of runners being startled by bikers, and cyclists weaving through pedestrians on the Lakefront Path are over; a new plan will create...

Chicago Named Most Bike-Friendly City in U.S.

When Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was running back in 2010, he said one of his main goals was to make the city the most...

Outdoor Fitness Station Opens On Lakefront Path

The Chicago Park District put up a new jungle gym last week in Burnham Park, with adults in mind. The Burnham Park Outdoor Fitness Station,...

Active Trans Announces New Protected Bike Lane in Evanston

The City of Evanston’s new protected bike lane on Dodge Avenue is open, according to a press release from the Active Transportation Alliance Wednesday. The...

Riverfront Path Connector in Works Near Montrose

The awkward gap between Montrose and Lawrence Avenues along the Chicago River has caused much confusion to tourists, and even more frustration to locals...

Kane Co. Mountain Biking Trail to Expand Again

The Raceway Woods trail near Carpentersville in Kane County will receive a 1.5 mile expansion, a deal unanimously approved by Kane County Forest Preserve...

Swallow Cliff Adds 168 Steps to Outdoor Fitness Stairs

The Cook County Forest Preserves site in Palos Park opened a new set of stone stairs on June 2 informally, the Chicago Tribune reported....