Schedule and Location
Hours of Operation (Weather Permitting):
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (last rental is at 3:00 p.m.)
Starts Friday, April 26, 2019
Saturdays & Sundays, April 27 – May 26, 2019
Daily, May 27 – September 2, 2019
Monday, October 14, 2019 (Columbus Day)
Saturdays & Sundays, September 7 – October 27, 2019
Visitor Center Parking Lot on a first come, first served basis.
We strongly suggest calling our office at 630-968-0074 before you head out to the Arboretum to see if rentals are being offered that day.
Bikes for every need! Tandems, electric bikes, trailers and even Radio Flyer Wagons! Explore nine miles of paved roads that wind through our magnificent tree collections. Bicycling is good for your health and good for the environment, too! Take advantage of this opportunity to explore our expansive grounds in a new and up close way.
Just stop by the Visitor Center Parking Lot to rent your bike (first come, first served), and let the adventure begin! Helmets are included with rentals. Rentals are offered, weather permitting. We strongly suggest calling our office at 630-968-0074 before you head out to the Arboretum to see if rentals are being offered that day.
Bicycling at the Arboretum
Including bike rack locations, auto-free evenings, and bicycling guidelines . learn more
Fees and Admission
Rental fees vary based on the equipment being rented and the rental period. Credit cards only.
Bike rentals are handled for us by an outside contractor and are not able to accept Arboretum gift cards as payment.