The Evanston Bicycle Club’s North Shore Century offers scenic biking on routes of 25, 50, 62, and 100 miles.
The route runs through beautiful neighborhoods with unique architectural treasures and lets riders pedal down tranquil tree-lined streets and feel the refreshing breezes of Lake Michigan.
There are frequent rest stops stocked with home-baked goodies. Sags and bike mechanics are provided. Helmets are strongly urged.
The 2015 North Shore Century is on Sunday, Sept. 20. All rides start and end at the Clark Street Beach House, near the corner of Clark Street and Sheridan Road, in Evanston.
Online registration is $35 through Sept. 17. Ride-day registration is $40.