11 am Sunday, June 10 from Richmond, IL to Ringwood, IL
We will meet then ride on a short 1.5 mile trail with gradual hills, cross the Nippersink Creek bridge, then ride on the Prairie Trail (a flat old railroad line) south to Glacial Park near Ringwood. We will take a short break at Glacial Park (bring some water), then ride back to Richmond and stop at Doyle's for refreshments and lunch if desired. After refreshments we ride back to the parking area for total of 14 miles. If the weather is hot, we may shorten the route.
Meet at the parking area at the McHenry County Conservation Area north unit on Keystone Road, Richmond, IL.
DIRECTIONS: From US Rt 12 & Rt 173 in Richmond, go west on Rt 173 3/4 mile to Broadway (if you miss it, turn right on Keystone instead). Turn right on Broadway, heading northwest for 1/2 mile to the end, then turn right on Keystone heading north for 1/2 mile to the parking area on the right. You will see 2 small block buildings on the edges of the parking lot.
Call Amber 847-445-8314 to let me know you are coming, and we will watch for you.