Day Trips from St Charles, IL?

Discussion in 'Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States' started by paul_111, May 4, 2013.

  1. paul_111

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    Hi All;

    I'm new to the forum and area. :wave

    I'm looking into getting a dual sport, but want to make sure there are places to ride that are accessible without making a weekend of it.

    Where do you guys/gals go for a day trip/quick dirt fix? I was thinking not more than 2 hrs out, and preferably open space/non pay trails.

    I'd appreciate any leads!

    Thanks!
    Paul
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    Over 100 views and no suggestions?!?!? :huh
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    FVOR is a pay to ride park, that is what he is looking to avoid. Plus, on a true dual sport that place would not be much fun....14 acres of treeline to ride:ymca
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  5. paul_111

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    Thanks for the replies.

    That's disappointing. How far would I have to go to get to dirt? Are there any fire roads/jeep trails in the state that you guys ride?

    Where do you guys ride out here? Are they all variants on motocross parks?

    Thanks,
    Paul
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  8. MMMOTORCYCLE

    MMMOTORCYCLE Been here awhile

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    Paul 111,

    Im in Batavia and am not aware of any "trails" within 2 hours.

    There are plenty of class B roads to the west all the way to the Mississippi. Id be happy to share my maps over coffee.

    Send me a PM if you want to go ride.

    Mike
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