I do have room from Davenport to Chicago on the Saturday / end of ride. I did send you a message on this earlier in the week with my contact info if you are still interested. Let me know when you decide what you’re doing!
Not sure what your plans are, but I am driving from Chicago (NW Suburbs) to Davenport on Friday before the ride. Then Brancel Charters is taking me, my bag, and my bike from Davenport to Onawa. Then I ride back to Davenport with my team. That way I don’t leave a car on the west side of the state…I’m not sure if I have room yet from Chicago to…[Read more]
I can help if you still need it – but only on the Davenport to Chicago side. This is my first Ragbrai and I plan on doing the whole route. I am from the Chicago area and my wife is planning on driving me to the quad cities early on Day 0 (or maybe the day before) and then picking me up again on the following Saturday afternoon when we are…[Read more]
Camille: I too am a first time rider from Chicago and my plan is to drive to Davenport and then take the Brancel’s Charter Bus from Davenport to Onawa. They take you, your bag, and your bike one way. Cost is $150 or do if I recall correctly. I believe parking is part of the package with Brancel’s.
Looking for a team – First time RAGBRAI for me. Iowa State Grad, 89 – From Chicago suburbs. I will know a few on the ride for a few days, and would like to joint a team just for some familiar faces along the way. I do plan on driving to Davenport, then taking a charter from Davenport to Onawa only (bag, bike, and me). Using RAGBRAI to carry my bag…