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Bike & Brake for History

Dates: Now - Jun. 23, 2018
Times: 9 - 11:30 a.m.
Category: Education/History
Location: Gaylord Building, Lockport, 200 W 8th Stree, Lockport, IL 60441
Phone: (815) 886-1467
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The Illinois & Michigan Canal is our backdrop for this fun and fascinating ride. We'll share the origins of the waterway and its impact to Will County, and visit a former hot spot of industry. Our starting point is the plaza outside Lockport's Gaylord Building. The ride is approximately 4 miles one way along crushed limestone trails. A water bottle and helmet are strongly encouraged. Please dress for the weather. Registration is required by June 21.

What's Nearby:
Embers Tap House
Rialto Square Theatre
Pilcher Park Nature Center
Fairfield Inn & Suites Joliet North/Plainfield
Louis Joliet Mall

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