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NB on DPRT through Independence Grove to ??? - Minimum 20 Miles Out-N-Back

Let's head north on the Des Plaines River Trail from the North Shore Bike Path. We will ride through Independence Grove and travel a minimum of 10 miles before turning around; those of us who are feeling spry may elect to continue up to the Wisconsin border for a total round-trip distance of about 40 miles.

On Friday evening, I will email my cell phone number to all those who have RSVPed "Yes" by that time - if you are not present AND have not contacted me prior to 7:30 am on Saturday morning, I will assume you are not coming. As always, if you RSVP "Yes" but your plans change, please kindly update your RSVP to "No" on the Meetup site before the scheduled ride time.

Meetup
Please arrive a few minutes early so you are ready to ride at 7:30am. We will meet in the northeast parking lot of Carmel CHS (turn off of Route 176 onto Carmel Parkway - first parking lot on your left).

Suggested Items to Bring
- Front and Back Lights
- Helmet
- Spare Inner Tube
- Portable Air Pump / CO2 Cartridges
- Tire Levers
- Photo ID
- Cash / Debit/Credit Card
- Two Water Bottles
- Sunglasses
- High Energy Snacks (PowerBars, Clif Bars, Trail Mix, etc)
- Cell Phone
- Sunscreen and Lip Balm
- Bike Lock
- Camera

You are strongly urged to wear a helmet and refrain
from wearing headphones / earbuds while riding.
All cyclists bike at their own risk.

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  • Brian L.

    Sorry, have to work

    November 25, 2012

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