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Busse Woods

Mountain Biking in Cook County Illinois
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Type of Bike: Hybrid , Mountain Bike
Distance: 11.2 miles
Terrain:

Paved bike pate


Traffic:

Bike path no motorized vehicles. Joggers and Bladers


Additonal Information:
Illinois MTB: http://www.illinoismtb.com/

Highlights:

Scenic views of meadows, forests, lakes, many trees and six fishing walls.



Commentary

The bicycle trail winds through the forests and meadows around Busse Lake providing access to many of the preserves unique features. You can ride through a mature forest past a herd of elk, then head for the lake to watch the sailboats for awhile. If you have your gear along, try catching a northern pike at one of the six fishing walls.



Directions to Start Ride

From the Loop, head West on Rt. 90 to Arlington Heights Road. Exit heading South. Travel about one mile to Higgins Road (Rt. 72). Turn right on Higgins and enter the park in any one of the several entrances.



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