The Bloomingdale Trail Tour: A guided walk though the heart of The 606

Tours of the Bloomingdale Trail, Heart of The 606 are now available. Lead by a volunteer docent from The Friends of the Bloomingdale Trail, these tours, beginning at either the east or west trail head, will cover:

- The Bloomingdale Trail and its design

- How the Bloomingdale Trail came to be

- Bloomingdale Line and Chicago railroad history

- East and/or west Bloomingdale Trail walk highlights

- Questions you have about the Bloomingdale Trail and The 606

Tours are available the following days and times:

- Wednesday July 19th @6:00 PM

- Saturday August 5th @10:00 AM

- Tuesday August 15th @6:00 PM

- Saturday September 2nd @10:00 AM

- Monday September 11th @6:00 PM

- Saturday September 23rd @10:00 AM

To schedule a tour for one of the dates and times above please email John Paige at: for details and to make arrangements.

* Guided tours are given by appointment only. Donations benefiting Friends of The Bloomingdale Trail are accepted at the conclusion of each tour.


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