10 of the Best Places to Ride BMX in Chicago

10 of the Best Places to Ride BMX in Chicago

BMX is a fun way to get fit, learn new skills & meet interesting people. The facilities below are great places to ride BMX in Chicago, why not ride one this week?

1. Big Marsh

A playground for cycling. Featuring family-friendly bike trails, world-class venues for mountain biking, cyclocross racing & trail riding just 20 minutes from the Chicago Loop.

Address
11599 South Stony Island Ave
Chicago, IL 60617

Phone 708-880-9580
E-mail friends@bigmarsh.org

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2. The Garden Dirt Jumps

Featuring a table line, a bunch of doubles, berms, hips & a pump track. The Garden is open to the public, free & provides terrain for all ages.

Address
3400 N Rockwell St
Chicago, IL 60618

E-mail thegarden@cambr.org

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3. Burnham 31st Street Skate Park

More of a street skate park, but has two bowls.

Address
5491 S. Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60615

Phone 773-285-7099

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4. La Villita Skate Park

The newest park in South Lawndale. Skate park is 10,000 sqft.

Address
2800 S. Sacramento
Chicago, IL 60608

Phone 312-745-4801

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5. Logan Blvd Skate Park

Featuring a bowl corner with a spine, smaller quarters with hips, funbox with small flat & down rails, smaller spine & some hips. Around the outside of the park there are some flat rails, manny pad & a kicker to picnic table.

Address
2430 W. Logan Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60647

Phone 312-742-7552

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6. Grant Skate Park

1.86 Acres of space at the southwest corner of Grant Park is a recreational space featuring a multi-use recreation area with elements for scooters, rollerblades, skate boards & BMX bikes. Offering multi-skill level concrete ramps, grinding rails, handrails, bench seating, native landscaping & more.

Address
337 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601

Phone 312-742-3918

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7. Piotrowski Skate Park

Park Hours: 6:00 AM-11:00 PM

Address
4247 W. 31st St.
Chicago, IL 60623

Phone 312-745-4801

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8. Lincoln Park Wilson Skate Park

A large concrete park that is 1/2 street course & 1/2 transitions.

Address
500-5700 N. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60614

Phone 312-742-7726

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9. Asylum Skate Park

The only indoor skate park in the Chicagoland area. Featuring more than 10,000 sqft of riding space. Skateboards, Scooters, Inline & BMX are welcome.

Address
29850 N Skokie Hwy
Lake Bluff, IL 60044

Phone 847-578-5103
E-mail info@asylumskatepark.com

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10. Waukegan BMX

A USA BMX sanctioned track approx 30 min north of Chicago in Lake County. Their track is an outdoor facility ran with the Waukegan Park District. The track is open every day until sunset.

Address
2785 Yorkhouse Rd.
Waukegan, IL 60087

Phone 847-920-4269
E-mail waukeganbmx@gmail.com

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If you know of another great place to ride BMX that isn’t listed above, let us know & we’ll add it to our next list.

 
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