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Thank you for being part of an amazing weekend of bike travel! Bike Travel Weekend included over 700 trips with more than 5,600 participants in 50 U. S. states, 6 Canadian provinces, and 11 countries! It was a success because of YOU. We also want to give a shout-out to the Bike Travel Weekend volunteers who offered guidance to participants and helped promote Bike Travel Weekend.

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Save the date for next year’s adventure!! We are already looking ahead to June 3 – 5, 2022 for the next Bike Travel Weekend!

Bike Travel Weekend, June 4 - 6, 2021

Battle to the Dunes

Start Location
On Tour Brewering Company ; 1725 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60622
Number of participants
Ride Description

Day 1: 75 Miles | Day 2: 55 miles

Support: Semi supported - you carry the majority of your own camping gear etc. on your own bike. OPTIONAL: (We will allow 1 school-size backpack to be carried in our support vehicle to lighten your load.)

Meals: Some meals are included. Lunch Day 1 in Hobart, dinner Day 1 catered at campground, breakfast Day 2 at campground, lunch Day 2 Restaurant.

This is a challenging yet very doable bike ride. For this ride, our guides will give you an in-depth tour of the South Eastern Chicago and Northwestern Indiana region. As we travel from the heart of Chicago to Indiana Dunes State Park and back, we will learn about the history of steel manufacturing, the regional nature, bridges, beaches and dunes.

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