Mountain Biking in Chicago, IL

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  1. This forest preserve features 12 miles of crushed limestone trails that offers both wooded and prairie sections to enjoy.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    24.8 miles
    Duration
  2. This popular trail is the best spot for off-road mountain biking in the northern suburbs of Chicago.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    28.2 miles
    Duration
  3. This Wisconsin state park known for its steep bluffs and lake views features 5 miles of off-road bike trails—and close proximity to the trails at the Devil’s Head Ski Resort.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    151.2 miles
    Duration
  4. This nearly 10-mile loop trail circles the Argonne National Laboratory and features rolling hills with ecologically diverse terrain.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    20.8 miles
    Duration
  5. This biggest trail system in the western suburbs offers more than 60 miles of crushed-limestone pathways.

    Difficulty
    1 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    24.9 miles
    Duration
  6. The best mountain biking option in the Chicago area—Palos offers nine different trails with nearly 25 miles of mountain biking

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    17.5 miles
    Duration
    5 Hours
  7. More than 10 miles of singletrack and 23 miles of trails just outside of Rockford, Ill., make this worthy mountain bike destination in north-central Illinois.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    76.4 miles
    Duration
    Varies, depending on the trails you get on.
  8. This destination trip for Chicago-area mountain bikers offers some of the best off-road trails in the Midwest

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    81.5 miles
    Duration
    5 Hours
  9. They may not be very long, but the trails at Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville are surprisingly fun.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    28.8 miles
    Duration
  10. This popular state parks offers 9 miles of off-road mountain bike trails amid some of the most scenic geography in Illinois

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    82.4 miles
    Duration
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