A short 30 minute ride from Millennium Park and Navy Pier will take you along Lake Michigan beaches and into the wild. Lincoln Park Zoo & Gardens is a 35-acre zoo situated in the affluent neighborhood Lincoln Park. The zoo was founded in 1868, making it the fourth oldest zoo in North America. It is also one of a few free admission zoos in the United States.
Easy 30 minute ride from Millennium Park and Navy Pier but give yourself 2-3 hours to enjoy it.
Some points of interests along the way:
Pedal back – it’s the fastest way back and a breeze.