why should you bike Chicago?
- a beautiful 18 mile lakefront path.
-Chicago is ranked in the top 10 in Best American Cities for Cycling.
-we have brand new bikes for rent at the hostel.
Whether you just want to admire the myriad of parks, beaches, trails, piers, harbors, and wildlife, or utilize the lakefront path as a commuter route to downtown or the Northside; this stretch will surely impress. It is a 5 minute bike ride from our front door. You can also use a bike for different cycling based Chicago events: Bike The Drive 2013, and the monthly Critical Mass.
We have brand new bicycles for rent! Manufactured by Giant, and locally built by a neighborhood bike shop, they are perfect for cruising the city. Here are some details:
*$30.00 for a full day/ $20.00 for a half day (3 hours).
*All rentals come with a standard U-Lock.
*Helmets are available upon request.