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Champaign to Kankakee


Overall Route Description
The ride from Champaign to Kankakee is the longest day and a mandatory century, but also the flattest. You'll have the opportunity to really open up on the long, straight stretches of back roads. Keep your fingers crossed that there'll be a nice strong tail wind out of the south as you ride just a hair over 100 miles in one day!

Century Option
There will not be a century option from Champaign to Kankakee. You don't need one - the ride is already a century!


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RIDE ITINERARY

Rest Stop 1
Wabash Park
Rantoul, IL

Rest Stop 2
Loda City Park
Loda, IL

Rest Stop 3
Durham Park
Onarga, IL


Rest Stop 4
Ashkum Village Park
Ashkum, IL

End - Kankakee Main Lodging Site
Bradley-Bourbonnais Community High School
700 W. North St.
Bradley, IL 60915
(815) 933-1741

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Route Profile Data

Each Ride Segment

 
Champaign
to Rantoul

Rantoul
to Loda
Loda to
Onarga
Onarga to
Ashkum
Ashkum to
Kankakee
Main Lodging
Kankakee Main
Lodging to
Kankakee Hotel
From
Champaign
Hotel
From
Champaign
Main Lodging
Distance (mi)
18.3
19.5
20.0
19.1
18.3
23.3
1.7
Elevation
Profile
Starting
Elevation (ft)
754
724
757
792
679
666
674
Ending
Elevation (ft)
757
757
792
679
666
674
671
Highest
Elevation (ft)
819
819
824
835
691
727
680
Lowest
Elevation (ft)
704
704
734
660
645
604
649
Gross Climb (ft)
674
823
550
793
371
863
51
Gross Climb
Profile
Net Climb (ft)
3
33
35
-113
-13
8
-3
Gross Grade
0.7
0.8
0.5
0.8
0.4
0.7
0.6
Net Grade
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0

Ride Segment Summary

Unique Ride Segments
7
Total Possible Routes
4
Total Rest Stops
6
On Road Rest Stops
4
Rest Stops Ridden To
5

Every Potential Route

Departure Location
Main Lodging
Main Lodging
Supported Hotel
Supported Hotel
Daily Option(s)
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Arrival Location
Main Lodging
Supported Hotel
Main Lodging
Supported Hotel
Century Option
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Rest Stops Ridden To
5
5
5
5
Total Distance (mi)
101.2
101.9
100.0
100.7
Elevation Profile
Starting Elevation (ft)
724
724
754
754
Ending Elevation (ft)
674
671
674
671
Highest Elevation (ft)
835
835
835
835
Lowest Elevation (ft)
604
604
604
604
Gross Climb (ft)
3400
3451
3251
3302
Gross Climb Profile

Net Climb (ft)

-50
-53
-80
-83
Longest Ride Segment
Distance (mi)
23.3
23.3
23.3
23.3

Shortest Ride Segment
Distance (mi)

18.3
18.3
18.3
18.3
Average Distance
Between Rest Stops (mi)
20.0
20.0
19.8
19.8
Longest Ride Segment
Gross Climb (ft)
863
863
863
863

Shortest Ride Segment
Gross
Climb (ft)

371
371
371
371
Average Gross Climb
Between Rest Stops (ft)
680
680
650
650
Gross Grade
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
Net Grade
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0

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