Windy City Walkers is the Northeastern IL area member of the American Volkssport Association (AVA) network of walking clubs in the U.S. Our purpose is to promote Fun, Fitness, Friends (and Food) through non-competitive walking events. We sponsor several self-paced walks throughout the Northeastern Illinois area. All activities are open to the general public.
Windy City Walkers
Upcoming Traditional & Group Walks
October 20 - Morris
November 24 - Frankfort
December 15 - Geneva
(for more info and complete list of Windy City Walker hosted 2018 walks go to Calendar page)
Downers Grove walk & concert series Takes place Tuesdays during the summer. We meet at 5:30 PM at the Downers Grove Public Library to walk a 5k route that ends at Fishel Park Bandshell. Free concert begins there at 7 PM (bring your own lawn chair or blanket). Food and drinks are available for purchase, or you can bring your own food and (non-alcoholic) drinks. Click here to see the 2018 schedule.
Snowshoeing atFullersburg Woods Available during the winter season. Sign up box is located at the Visitor's Center. Snowshoes are available to rent there, or bring your own! We're done for this year, but check out the Photos page to see pix of our some of our intrepid snowshoers in action!
Contact Irena Paronis for additional information about either event.