As a service to the thousands of daily Lakefront Trail users, Active Trans tweets regular updates that cover trail conditions, events and activities that impact the trail, detours, and other related news.
We gather our information from our staff, partners and everyday trail users.
Follow trail updates
You can follow our updates in three ways:
- Check out our news feed to the right
- Follow our updates on Twitter: @activetransLFT
- Receive text messages: Text “follow activetransLFT” to 40404 (this is a free service but regular text message fees may apply)
Share your trail reports with us
In order to keep this information highly useful for trail users, please report specific, objective information, including ice on the trail, crashes or other incidents, temporary access issues, traffic and high waves.
When sharing trail reports via Twitter, use the hashtag #CHILFT.
We rebroadcast some of these reports through our @activetransLFT account.
You can also email your reports to email@example.com, especially if you have a more significant issue or complaint regarding the trail.
And be sure to keep up with our latest efforts to make the Lakefront Trail a place that is safer and easier access place for everyone in Chicago.