Announcing a new Meetup for Windy City Explorers!
What: Museum Campus
When: Saturday, July 3,[masked]:00 AM
Michigan Ave. & Roosevelt Road
1200 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
Joe Steffen will lead a 2 hour, 4.4 mile walk through Chicago's Museum Campus on the lakefront past the Field Museum of Natural History, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, 12th St. Beach, along the Northerly Island nature trail, and around Burnham Park Harbor, following this route: http://www.walkjogrun.net/routes/current_route.cfm?rid=3712CC3D-A2C2-7B91-E5A3BAC010BAA4CE
There's no shade on this walk, so wear a hat and lots of sunscreen.
Afterwards you can eat your way through the Taste of Chicago and listen to music on 3 stages: http://www.explorechicago.org/city/en/things_see_do/event_landing/special_events/mose/taste_of_chicago.htmlDirections
: Take the Blue, Green, Orange, or Red Line to Roosevelt and walk 1 block east to Michigan Ave.; or take one of many buses. See "Plan a trip" on the CTA homepage: http://www.transitchicago.com/Metra
: Take the Metra Electric Line to Roosevelt and walk west to Michigan Ave.Driving
: Take Lake Shore Drive to Roosevelt Road and go west to Michigan Ave. You can park on Michigan Ave. for $1.25/hour for 3 hours max, or there is a $7 all day parking lot 2 blocks south.
If you arrive after we have departed, call Joe's cell phone[masked] to find out where we are.
Learn more here:http://www.meetup.com/windycityexplorers/calendar/12116875/