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Bike Outing 2016 recap

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2016 Bike outing
Chairperson- Paul Mazurek

Saturday, June 11th. It was a hot one, upper 80's.
Where- Fox River Trail from Crystal Lake to Elgin.

The Fox River Trail is a wonderful, scenic, paved trail that runs mostly along the Fox River, through the trees, and through downtown Algonquin, Carpentersville, East Dundee and Elgin.

For the full trip, (Meeting Place #1) total of 34 miles round trip,  Depart Crystal Lake at bike trail parking area on Main St. @ 10:00 AM - arrive in downtown Elgin around 11:30 AM.

For a shorter trip, (Meeting Place #2), total of 24 miles round trip from this point. Meet the group in Algonquin in the Prairie Trail parking lot off Meyer Dr. located just off  RTE.62 where the bike path crosses RTE. 62. at 10:30 AM - arrive downtown.

Shorter trip yet, (Meeting Place #3)- total of 16 miles round trip from this point.  Meet up in Carpentersville - Main St. and bike trail by OTTO Engineering lot at 11:00 AM.

Lunch was at AL'S CREAMERY in downtown Elgin.

A group photo of the bike trip 2016 group taking a break in the shade. From left is Jim Conway, Dan Chapala, Paul Mazurek, Barb Kowaski, Lynn Creegan, Dave Clark, and Laurie Pasturczak