Chicago has been steadily improving its cycling infrastructure throughout the last 5 years. Some magazines now even rank it second or even first most bike-friendly US metro area. Indeed, a lot of pathways has been separated from car traffic, and it’s bike-sharing program (Divvy) is becoming popular as more people feel like bike is becoming a safe and comfortable way to commute. Below you can find some of the best bike routes in and near Chicago.
Our Rating Route Name Distance, mi Elevation, ft
#1 Urban Morning 5.9 172
#2 Better Than Sunbath 17.8 376
#3 Suburban Loop 14.8 121
#4 In The Woods 15.3 759


Scenic Evening 13.9 125