Biking with Beanzie

Biking with Beanzie Ride: Registration & General Info

Map PDF Color- Beanzie 2016   2016- Color Printer needed to print

Beanzie Cue 2016-07-13 Final   2016- Road Ride Routes, Please print, download, save as needed. MS Excel.

2016- Rest Stops
20, 40, 60, 80, 101 Loops>Whiskey Acres Distilled Co. 11504 Keslinger Rd, DeKalb, IL 60115.
40, 60, 80, 101 Loops > a Waterman, IL at the connor of E. Garfield St. and N Walnut St. Waterman, IL 60556.
20, 40, 60, 80, 101 > TBC
100 Loop > Rollo Park in unincorporated Rollo, IL, 2266 Suydam Road, has Earlville, IL address 60518.
60, 80, 101 Loops > Parking lot at Neighbors In Christ Ecumenical. (N.I.C.E.) 346 S. County Line Rd, Lee, IL  60530.
101 > Compton Park (First St., Main St., Cherry St.) Compton, IL 61318.
80, 101 > Village Park, Chicago Rd & Chapman St., 362 Chicago Rd, Paw Paw, IL 613534.
60, 80, 101 >  Wesley Steward Memorial Park (Corner Miller St. & Tyler Ave.) Steward, IL 60553.
2016- Water Stop
60, 80, 101 >Milan Township Hall (Perry and Shabbona Road) 14989 Shabbona Rd. Malta, IL 60150.

Register here in 2017 

General Ride Information

Biking with Beanzie (BwB) is a recreational ride presented by Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club of DeKalb and sponsored by KishHealth System part of Northwestern Medicine.  Profits from this ride go to support DeKalb County Bike Pathway Projects and other community service projects in DeKalb County and worldwide.

Ride starts and ends at DeKalb High School (DHS), 501 W. Dresser Road, DeKalb, IL  60115

  • Long Distance Routes (25, 46, 64, 80, or 101 approximate miles)
    Print Route Maps & Cue/Turn-by-Turn Sheets will be available online two days prior to event.
    **If there is questionable weather, please check with Registration/Check-in by 6:30 a.m. before you leave the high school for any updates.   You can also call the Beanzie Central phone number listed on the Cue Sheets.   Safety first.   With the number of riders participating in our event, it is difficult to communicate with everyone (although we try).   
  • Family/Community Routes (3, 5, 8 mile routes & can be repeated)
    Beanzie Bike Pathway Community Ride Map

All ride routes are provided with rest stops and water stops, regardless of the length of the route chosen. Bagels, fruit, beverages and a variety of other food options will be provided at rest stops. Our ride is easy to navigate with well-marked routes, route maps, and cue sheets. Friendly sag wagon drivers are knowledgeable about the route and bicycling.

2016 Tri-fold Beanzie Flyer & Registration Form

Registration Times & Start Times

6:30 to 9:30 a.m. – Long Distance Routes (25, 46, 64, 80, or 101 approximate miles)

  • Start between 6:30 & 8:00 a.m. (80/101 mile routes)
  • Start between 6:30 & 9:30 a.m. (25/46/64 mile routes)

9:45 to 11:45 a.m. – Family/Community Routes (3, 5, 8 routes & can be repeated)

All riders must be finished with the ride and the DeKalb High School facilities by 3:30 p.m.

Registration Cost

T-shirt will not be guaranteed this year.
T-shirts provided in various colors & sizes, while supplies last.

Additional T-Shirts may be purchased for $10.00, if still available.

Adult-Long-Distance Routes
$27:00 with pre-registration before July 8. T-shirt will not be guaranteed this year.
$35.00 after July 8 and day of event

Adult-Community Routes
$10.00 with pre-registration or day of event.

Youth Riders
Registered Youth age 12 and under ride FREE on all routes with paid adult rider.  T-shirt will not be guaranteed this year.  T-shirts provided in various colors & sizes, while supplies last.

Registering for the Ride

Register by U.S. Postal mail including a printed paper form to PO Box 1007 DeKalb, IL 60115
Post marked registration by 7/8/2016 are guaranteed a t-shirt.

More Information
PO Box 1007, DeKalb, IL 60115

Additional Ride Details

Safety and Support    
All riders are strongly encouraged to wear helmets and follow the rules of the road. SAG wagon and rest stops will be provided until 3:30.

Post Ride Activities 2016
Includes free access to the DHS showers, towels, Conference Bike rides, ice cold watermelon and Aspen Leaf frozen yogurt samples. Other tasty treats will be available, including South Moon Barbeque food option (for a reasonable fee).

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