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RAGBRAI The longest, largest and oldest recreational bicycle touring event in the world, with an average of 10,000 cyclist a year — since 1973.

Le Mars The beginning of this years RAGBRAI and home to Blue Bunny Ice Cream.  

Sac City The Sunday July 25th overnight town and first ever host.  Come see the worlds largest popcorn ball.    

Fort Dodge will host RAGBRAI for the 6th time on Monday July 26.  

 Iowa Falls will be the overnight for Tuesday July 27.  We camped at Assemble Park in one of first years of the charter in 2004.   

 Waterloo  the Wednesday July 28 stop.  They have hosted 3 prior overnights. 

 Anamosa  was named the Pumpkin Capital of Iowa by the Iowa State Legislature in 1993 and hosts Pumpkinfest, a pumpkin festival and weigh-off, each October.  This is the overnight for Thursday July 29.

De Witt    they are excited to be an overnight for the first time on Friday July 30.

Clinton  The Mississippi River ending town on Saturday July 31!  Take in a Clinton LumberKings minor league baseball game.

My Bike Guy Our bike mechanic is My Bike Guy. Over the years they have supported a crew for the Race Across America.

Swing Crew The band plays at our campsite each year for entertainment.

Thunder Showers Have been providing hot showers to our campsite for years.

The Therapeutic Collective Does our professional massage services from year to year.

Family Table For years has catered meals at our campsites.

Bicycle Tour Network Collectively represents hundreds of recreational bicycle tours, events and destinations throughout the world.

People for Bikes Focused on making every bike ride safer, easier to access and more fun.

 

We limit the number of campers to increase our customer service. Keeping the size large enough to provide the proper amenities without being overwhelmed.

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