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Old 08-26-2009, 04:03 PM
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Most of the parks/places I found are atv/dirt bike only so I'm looking for somewhere (public or private) in the Chicagoland area to go off roading. Any ideas?
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Most of the parks/places I found are atv/dirt bike only so I'm looking for somewhere (public or private) in the Chicagoland area to go off roading. Any ideas?
I'm also looking for a place to try out my Montero....I'm sure there's a few just have to search em out! In the meantime, anybody know what's in the CHicagoland area? Thanks...

I haven't been able to locate any parks in Chicagoland area, here's one thats not too far:
Cliffs Insane Terrain

I'll keep adding them as I find them....
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hello,

I just moved to the area of Justice and there are some cool trails to ride on here. The videos posted was on Sunday 20th. Was real dry but lots of fun when its really wet. If you guys want to know where it is then ask me maybe we can meet up one day and ride them. I go alone so i don't do anything stupid cause i wont get out alone. Would be nice to go trailing with someone

[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ij9Qe-TZn9A"][/YOUTUBE]
[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGtww4J2pas"][/YOUTUBE]
[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tkGfUUK852Y"][/YOUTUBE]

enjoy!
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hello,

I just moved to the area of Justice and there are some cool trails to ride on here. The videos posted was on Sunday 20th. Was real dry but lots of fun when its really wet. If you guys want to know where it is then ask me maybe we can meet up one day and ride them. I go alone so i don't do anything stupid cause i wont get out alone. Would be nice to go trailing with someone

[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ij9Qe-TZn9A"][/YOUTUBE]
[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGtww4J2pas"][/YOUTUBE]
[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tkGfUUK852Y"][/YOUTUBE]

enjoy!
the videos did not post but can get them here

YouTube - STEEP CLIMB in Santa FE



YouTube - Off Road & Around the gully



YouTube - Off Road Gully back over again.
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hello,

I just moved to the area of Justice and there are some cool trails to ride on here. The videos posted was on Sunday 20th. Was real dry but lots of fun when its really wet. If you guys want to know where it is then ask me maybe we can meet up one day and ride them. I go alone so i don't do anything stupid cause i wont get out alone. Would be nice to go trailing with someone

[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ij9Qe-TZn9A"][/YOUTUBE]
[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGtww4J2pas"][/YOUTUBE]
[YOUTUBE="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tkGfUUK852Y"][/YOUTUBE]

enjoy!
Justice is near Archer right? There's a trailer park also in the area?? I'm pretty sure I know the area, had a friend that lived in that trailer park till he hit the lotto...!
Anyhow, I'm in Downers Grove area, want to get into some of that rompin you video'd, give me a buzzzz........lazorrazor@msn.com, will get back to ya asap!
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Years ago I used to belong to Iron Horse 4x4's out of Indiana. We had an awesome place we would frequently ride at near Calumet City. I haven't wheeled in many years, into dirt bikes now. Here is there website....Iron Horse 4x4s Inc.

These guys really like to play in the mud. They are not about gathering and looking at the trucks.
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Most of the parks/places I found are atv/dirt bike only so I'm looking for somewhere (public or private) in the Chicagoland area to go off roading. Any ideas?

ever find anything?? the trails behind my house now that are all snowy is quite fun....


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here is a NEW video of the trail near my house

YouTube - trail riding in snow in my Hyundai


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Sorry to bump an old thread, but, I live in the Palos Hills area and I think I have been off roading near the spots in your pics before. If anyone is interested in off roading from this area, please reply and let's set something up.
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Default Stl area

Are there any good places near stl area to go off roading at new to area trying to find places and make friends
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