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Fox River Bike Trail

Riverside Drive, Elgin, IL 60120


The Fox River Bike Trail is over 40 miles of a bike trail that runs through multiple communities. The Bike Trail hours are sunrise to sunset daily.

The Fox River Bike Trail runs from Aurora to Algonquin. If you are starting the trail in Aurora, take Interstate 88 to Aurora, exit onto State Route 31 and drive south to Willis McCullough Park, where the trail starts. If you plan to start in Algonquin, take State Route 31 toward Algonquin, turn east on State Route 62 then north on North Harrison Street, where you can park in Riverfront Park.

What's happening nearby...

Elgin Memorial Day Ceremony

Veteran’s Memorial Park •  May 27 @ 9:30AM

The City of Elgin is proud to support the Elgin Patriotic Memorial Association in two of their Memorial Day events, both taking place on Monday, May 27th, 2024.

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Elgin's Second Annual Pride Parade and Festival

Downtown Elgin •  Jun 01 @ 11AM

Parade and festival celebrating the LGBTQ community from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 1.

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Downtown Elgin Market

Riverside Drive •  Jun 07 – Aug 30 @ 3PM

A seasonal open-air farmers market that hosts a variety of local produce and handmade goods.

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