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2021 Information Updates

  • Camping locations 2021
    • Le Mars – O’Toole Park (526 Central Avenue NE).  Walking distance to Bike Expo, Entertainment and Blue Bunny Ice Cream!
    • Sac City – Park just north of VFW (409 N. 5th Street) across the river.  Close to downtown and food.
    • Fort Dodge – Sunkissed Meadows Golf Course
    • Iowa Falls – Assembly Park (118 Mildred Avenue)
    • Waterloo – corner of Conger Street and Grandview Avenue
    • Anamosa – corner of Cemetery Road and Elm Street (park / baseball diamond)
    • De Witt – Ekstrand Elementary School (1140 15th Street)
    • Clinton – Friday July 23 bike loading 2 pm – 8:30 PM – near Happy Joe’s Pizza 408 S. 1st Street
      • Friday night July 23 camping will be by Riverview Swimming Pool (101 S. 1st Street)
      • Saturday July 24 bus loading – next to Riverview Swimming Pool
      • Saturday July 31 baggage pick up – Clinton Lumberjack Baseball Stadium Parking Lot 91 6th Ave. N
      • Clinton will have free camping near Riverview Swimming Pool on Friday night July 23
      • Long term parking will be available on May 1.
    • We have spend time in each overnight town to assist with RAGBRAI planning
  • Current camping highlights for the week
    • Saturday enjoy being within walking distance to all the activities
    • Sunday – potential music in camp and close proximity to downtown
    • Monday – Optional dinner by Family Table in Fort Dodge
    • Tuesday – Free ice cream from Jersey Freeze Ice Cream out of Monroe, Iowa and a bridge connects us to downtown
    • Wednesday / Thursday – in progress
    • Friday – be entertained by the music of Swing Crew
  • RAGBRAI Updates
    • RAGBRAI will provide covid recommendations that we will support

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