So what happens when four transit geeks set out to ride the entire CTA elevated train system (eight lines) to every terminus in one day? Well, you end up with four very tired transit geeks after 10 hours and 53 minutes -- plus lots of memories and some strange experiences.
That's what CJ, Trey, Sarah and Jason got when they completed the lengthy trek all over the city and some suburbs. And they recorded their experiences on this Google map. Click on the markers on the map below, or view the slideshow at bottom to see some of the highlights of their long day.
View Riding the ENTIRE flipping 'L' in one day in a larger map