The Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa

Guess the Route Contest Results

Where might RAGBRAI XLV go this year? To the north? To the south? Well, we’ll all find out on Saturday during the live RAGBRAI overnight town announcement party. (Tickets still available or watch live at

Over the last few weeks RAGBRAI fans have taken their best guess and the results are shown below. More than 200 cities were picked.

The top guessed cities?

  • Dubuque with 91
  • Ames with 82
  • Missouri Valley with 55
  • Manchester with 47
  • Spencer with 43
  • Onawa with 42
  • Denison with 40
  • Algona with 37

Do the results hold some clue to the route? Who knows? Check back Saturday to find out!