How far do you drive to get in good mountain biking? Wouldn’t you be thrilled to find great trails in the Chicagoland suburbs?
Our friends the Chicago Area Mountain Bikers (CAMBr) are competing to bring more riding opportunities to Chicagoland. They in position to win funding to create a comprehensive mountain bike riding experience in Carpentersville, Illinois for entry level and advanced riders, but they need your help.
The first mile of singletrack/perimeter trail has already been completed, four slopestyle lines were built, and more than half of the skills area obstacles have been constructed. In addition to construction of the various trails and features at Andres Park, CAMBr has focused on cleaning up the park after many years of disrepair. This has included the removal of vast amounts of trash and waste.
CAMBr is in a dog fight right now. After a week of voting, they are all but tied at the top of the competition. They need your help to win this! Check out their video below and then click on the link to vote. Hurry to get your vote in; voting ends May 4th.
Then, come into Higher Gear to talk with our friend experts about your mountain biking needs. From 29ers to clipless pedals, from hardtail to full suspension, we can get what you need.
Come into Higher Gear. Let us know your mountain biking needs and our friendly experts can get you set up with everything you need.