I’m creating a rumor that the Rolling Stones are playing Ottumwa!
And they’ll be riding RAGBRAI on MichRider’s concrete bike! Some cross-topic contamination happening.
Hey! If they can give a free concert in Cuba! I’m just sayin’.
My advice? Get a trike! The only worry is remembering to set the parking brake, or it might be in someone else’s driveway in the morning!
And they have other uses;
Lounge chair (any where you stop!)
TV Stand (ok – now I’m reaching!)
Oh Yeah! Comfortable personal transportation device.
Ok. We can all relax. I figured it out. The elevation chart from Day 4 is the same as Day 5. It’s like Deja vu all over again! So the good news (in addition to being able to sleep soundly during the night with no rude seismic interruptions) is that we actually decend some 380 feet on Thursday. Whheeeee! we can coast!
I think this might be an opportunity for you. You can use this to convince her to get that houseboat you always wanted.
Unfortunately, at 100 ft above sea level, Orlando would not become ocean front property, unless perhaps, you live at the top of Space Mountain.
I can’t see where we can private message on this forum, so, at the risk of getting spam by the truckload, send me an e-mail @ firstname.lastname@example.org and we can discuss the logistics of ride-sharing.
This will be my 5th RAGBRAI and I`ve used Brancel Charters each time with great success.
Am I missing something or is there a major geological event scheduled for sometime over night of July 28th?
When we arrive in Ottumwa, it looks like we’ll be at about 1000 feet above sea level, but when we leave the next morning, we’re at 630. Perhaps an unusually high tide or the impact of global warming resulting in the flooding of most of…[Read more]