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Try one of these routes below. Note the average speed — typical Wheelers pace at the lower end of 11.5 – 13 mph. Maps can be enlarged to get road details and printed in pdf from the share icon.
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Rides listed alphabetically by destination and start and end at the Y on Constitution Trail unless otherwise indicated. Happy riding!
Anchor ~ 68 miles RT mostly east through Towanda and Cooksville. AG/EB
Carlock-Spin+Lake-Danvers – Route-1 ~50 miles WNW ramble that goes down Myers Hill near Spin Lake. AG/EB
Carlock-Spin+Lake-Danvers – Route-2 ~48 miles RT from the “Y”. Includes the best hills in McLean County. Goes around Spin Lake. Two refresh spots – Danvers & Carlock plus can picnic at Rhymers nature preserve gazebo on the way back. AG/DW/DN (04.08.19)
Colfax ~ 58 miles ENE. Long slow way to get to Colfax, meandering across the Mackinaw a few times, but all on paved roads. AG/EB/DN (11.21.18)
Colfax ~50 miles ENE. Potential for a breakfast stop. RB
Danvers via Twin Groves. ~33 miles west from the Y. Return route by the old Apple Barn. AG/EB
Danvers via Twin Groves extended to a half-century ~52 miles. AG/JN
Gridley-Meadows-Lexington ~62 miles. Very nice coffee shop along Hwy 24 in
Gridley – they make good hot chocolate and more (11/29/18) AG/EB
Lake to Lake ~ 50 miles. AG/ES/TJ. Loop from the Y to Lake Evergreen, Lake Bloomington and back. Can easily be shortened if needed by taking a more direct route to Lake Evergreen. All great roads!
Mackinaw & Hopedale. ~70 miles. Mostly east-west. All good roads! AG
Mackinaw, Atlanta, Heyworth and home. ~88 miles. Long S.W. loop that could easily extend to a century by adding Wapella! And if that isn’t enough, add Hopedale & Mackinaw for at least 115 miles. AG/EB
McLean – Heyworth ~61 mile near Metric wide loop. Two good rest stops at towns and all paved smooth roads. AG/EB (Nov. 2018)
Moraine View from the south ~45 miles. Nice breakfast patio overlooking Dawson Lake.
Moraine View loop ~49 miles. Although the map shows more miles, they include to the distance from the Y and back to AG’s home. Not really part of the route! This ride skirts the west edge of the park. If you were going to stop for breakfast or lunch, add 2 more miles to the roundtrip.
Tour de Taco – Serrano 2018 ~9 miles y solo 6 paradas de taco. RB
Towanda via Ironwood? ~22 miles. Good mellow ride. RB