Bike Winnetka

Saturday, September 16, 2017 – 3:30 pm

Online registration has been extended through Tuesday, September 12. Beginning September 13 all registration will be in-person at the WPD Administrative Office, 540 Hibbard Road as long as there is still openings or until noon on Saturday, September 16.

Last Minute Information Handout

Course Route
Online Registration
Online Registration Instructions
PDF Registration Form

General Information
Bike Winnetka is an event that will take bicycle riders of all ages through scenic Winnetka in a group rider format. All riders must wear a helmet or will be unable to participate.

Thanks to the generosity of our Community Partners, the cost of this event is only $7 per person

Community Partners
Complete Chiropractic & Rehab, First Bank & Trust, Green Bay Cycles, Guaranteed Rate-Ben Cohen, Higher Gear, The Hudson Company, KIND Bars, North Shore Community Bank, Scout Troop #20 and Stormy’s Bar & Grille.

2 Mile Option
Geared for young riders (under a 20” wheel) and parents. Suggested for 3rd grade and under. Children must be with an adult. No training wheels will be allowed.

8 Mile Option
Participants will be expected to maintain an 8 mph pace during the entire ride, approximately 1 hour.  (For comparison, the average person walks about 3 mile per hour.) All participants on this ride must have a 20” wheel or greater.

Registration Information
Online registration for this event is now open through September 12. Mail-in, drop-in registration is handled through the Winnetka Park District, 540 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL. 60093 through September 16 or our max has been reached. Fax in registration will  also be taken at (847) 501-5779. There is no on-site, day of, registration.


Packet Pick-Up Information (Those who registered by 9/12/17)
All participants will receive a packet full of goodies, including t-shirt and final route map.

Advanced Packet Pick-Up: September 14-16
Location: Green Bay Cycles, 999 Green Bay Road, Winnetka

Thursday – Friday (9 am – 7 pm)
Saturday  (9 am – 12 pm)

Day Of Event Information
Bike Winnetka starts at the north end of Skokie Playfield at the Service Center parking lot. Last-minute instructions will be given promptly at 3:20 pm.

Additional information will be available in the participant packets and through an e-mail on September 13 (make sure to include an e-mail address on the registration form).

After the ride, join the Winnetka Park District at Fall Fest at Duke Childs Field. We will have raffles, KIND bars and water for our riders at the Bike Winnetka Booth.