To the unfamiliar, the sprawling metropolis of Chicago may not seem like a hub of outdoor recreation; however, there are numerous riding opportunities if you know where to look. … With options that range from easy to advanced, mountain bikers of any level can find a ride within two hours of downtown Chicago.
Can you visit Fort Ord?
The Fort Ord National Monument is great for hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and watching wildlife in their natural habitat. Trails are open daily from dawn to dusk and run through a range of environments, from grassy hills to coastal shrubland.
Are Ebikes allowed in Fort Ord?
[Archived note: As of 12/17/15, as confirmed to Monterey Off Road Cycling Association (MORCA) by Eric Morgan, manager of the Fort Ord National Monument: BLM views e-bikes as motor vehicles, and motor vehicles are not allowed on Fort Ord National Monument.