Sunday, August 28, 2011

Inaugural Biking the Burbs for Beers

The first annual Biking the Burbs for Beers was a great success!

Official # riders- 13 ages 22-80
Non biking participants- 4
Accidents- 0
Ride time- 11:30-6:00
Miles- 23.1
Mechanical breakdowns- 1 (flat tire-repaired quickly by staff mechanic Al)

Everybody's pal Tom: Master of Ceremonies & Chief Navigator

Crawlers ready to kick off from downtown Flossmoor.
First stop Dino's Food & Liquors
443 Ashland Ave, Chicago Hts, IL 60411

Dino's is a great place to stop for a cold one.

McEldowdey Park in Chicago Heights is #1!

Next stop Paulie's Pub
2736 Chicago Road, S Chicago Hts, IL

(708) 755-9500 

Paulie's Pub, nice atmosphere, good food and great service.

After a short ride from Paulie's the next stop on the crawl was
J' Martin's  Tap  in Steger for  some fresh  fruit,  water  and  of  course one or two more...

J' Martin's Tap
81 E 34th Street
Steger IL

Joe P our most experienced rider.

The Old Plank Road Trail on the way to  Freeh's Again  in Olde Matteson.

Come to Freeh's Again for the BEST burger in the south suburbs!
Check their reviews- 

Freeh's Again
21520 Main Street
Matteson IL

After 23.1 miles of riding and a lot of fun the crawl concluded  with a nightcap at the  Flossmoor Station.

Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery
1035 Sterling Ave
Flossmoor IL

See you next year!!

August 25 2012

1 comment:

  1. Looks like fun... I'm definitely doing it next year! The name will have to be changed to "Cycling the Cities for Cosmos"!