RAGBRAI XLIII Countdown – July 19-25, 2015
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The following list of charter companies, clubs and individuals are independent of The Des Moines Register and RAGBRAI officials. They are the only ones sanctioned by The Des Moines Register and RAGBRAI. All arrangements are made between you and the charter operator and do not involve The Des Moines Register and RAGBRAI officials.

NO CHARTER WILL ACCEPT ANYONE WHO DOES NOT HAVE PARTICIPANT CREDENTIALS ISSUED BY RAGBRAI. (The official identifying number is indicated on the wristband, bicycle band, and the baggage tag.)

No charter can provide you with such credentials or wristbands along with their service.

As part of your paid RAGBRAI registration, you are entitled to place your bag for transport on RAGBRAI’s baggage truck during the week of the ride. You are not obligated to have any charter that takes you to the starting point carry your baggage for the week.

Some charters provide round-trip service from their location to the starting town and back from the ending town. Other charters are just one way to the starting town. All arrangements should be made before July 1. Please contact charters individually for costs of services.

Starting and Ending Towns for RAGBRAI XLII have been announced!!

ILLINOIS

Chicago

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Chicago from Guttenberg on July 26,
with no services during the week

 

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Chicago from Guttenberg on July 26

IOWA

Guttenberg

Transport from Guttenberg To Rock Valley on July 19

  • BRANCEL CHARTERS
    BOB BRANCEL
    PO Box 107
    Sun Prairie, WI 53590
    Daytime phone: 608-834-9331
    Evening phone: 608-215-5939 (Bob Cell)
    Evening phone: 608-469-9220 (Debbie Cell)
    E-mail: BRANCELCHARTERS@HOTMAIL.COM
    Web site: brancelcharters.com
  • RIVERBEND BIKE CLUB
    JOHN BONTE
    Evening Phone: 563.242.4470
    Email: rbbcragbrai@gmail.com
    Web site: rbbcclinton.com
    US mail address:
    RBBC/RAGBRAI
    PO Box 1571
    Clinton IA 52733-1571
  • SHUTTLEGUY
    TYM ALLISON
    PO BOX 284
    DODGEVILLE, WI 53533
    Daytime phone: 800-675-2295
    Evening phone: 800-675-2295
    E-mail: INFO@SHUTTLEGUY.COM
    Web site: shuttleguy.com

 

Return from Guttenberg to Rock Valley on July 26

Bettendorf (Quad Cities)

To Rock Valley on July 19 return to Bettendorf (Quad Cities) from Guttenberg on July 26
The Quad Cities Bike Club charter is SOLD OUT!

  • QUAD CITIES BICYCLE CLUB
    DIXON NOVY
    704 12TH STREET
    DEWITT, IA 52742
    Daytime phone: 563-221-9093
    Evening phone: 563-221-9093
    E-mail: DXNVY@MCHSI.COM
    Web site: qcbc.org

Council Bluffs

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Council Bluffs from Guttenberg on July 26

Des Moines area

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Des Moines or Ames from Guttenberg on July 26

Emmetsburg

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Emmetsburg from Guttenberg on July 26

The Emmetsburg Bike Club charter is SOLD OUT!

  • EMMETSBURG BIKE CLUB
    GREGORY HOYMAN
    3104 4TH ST
    EMMETSBURG, IA 50536 1136
    Daytime phone: 712-298-0348
    Evening phone: 712-852-2247
    Cell phone: 712-298-0348
    Fax: 712-852-2534
    E-mail: HUGHESPHARM@NCN.NET

Grinnell

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Grinnell from Guttenberg on July 26

Iowa City

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Iowa City from Guttenberg on July 26

Marshalltown

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Marshalltown from Guttenberg on July 26

Mason City

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Mason City from Guttenberg on July 26

Muscatine

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Muscatine from Guttenberg on July 26

  • MELON CITY BIKE CLUB
    DEBRA ELLIOTT
    1201 OAKLAND DR
    MUSCATINE, IA 52761 5509
    Daytime phone: 563-263-2841
    Evening phone: 563-506-1477
    Fax Number: 563-263-3419
    E-mail: KDELLIOT@MACHLINK.COM
    Web site: meloncitybikeclub.com

Waterloo

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Waterloo from Guttenberg on July 26

MINNESOTA

Lanesboro, MN

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Lanesboro from Guttenberg on July 26

Minneapolis, MN

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Minneapolis from Guttenberg on July 26

MISSOURI

Columbia, Kansas City and St. Louis, MO

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to St. Louis from Guttenberg on July 26

NEBRASKA

Omaha, NE (Eppley Airfield)

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Omaha’s Eppley Airfield from Guttenberg on July 26

  • RON OMAN CHARTERS
    801 ROCK ISLAND AVE
    CHEROKEE, IA 51012 2153
    Daytime phone: 712-261-2226
    Evening phone: 712-225-2215
    E-mail: REMLO@NCN.NET
    Web site: ronomancharters.com

WISCONSIN

Dodgeville, WI

To Rock Valley on July 19, return to Dodgeville from Guttenberg on July 26

  • SHUTTLEGUY / DOMESTIQUE
    TYM ALLISON
    PO BOX 284
    DODGEVILLE, WI 53533
    Daytime phone: 800-675-2295
    Evening phone: 800-675-2295
    E-mail: INFO@SHUTTLEGUY.COM
    Web site: shuttleguy.com

We furnish this list to you as a service only. RAGBRAI assumes no responsibility for you, your baggage or bicycle if you sign with one of these charters.

 

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