Wednesday: DSM/Waukee/Dallas Center/Minburn/Perry/Dawson/Jamaica/Herndon/Cooper/Jefferson
Thursday: Glidden/Carroll/Maple River Junction/Breda/Carnavon/Lake View/Nemaha/Storm Lake
Friday: Alta/Aurelia/Cherokee/Meriden/Cleghorn/Remsen/Le Mars
Stay safe, everyone!
I’m not sure of the best route from the Amtrak Station, but be sure to cross the Missouri River on the Kerrey bicycle/pedestrian Bridge. I agree with your L20 choice, but I would cut West on F50 after Missouri Valley, then follow K45 North to Sioux City. There probably isn’t a longer stretch of flat road anywhere in Iowa. Lots of pass-through…[Read more]
Regarding bike locks, keep in mind that the number of thefts tends to rise somewhat when we overnight in larger towns, e.g. Fort Dodge and Waterloo this year. I throw a small cable/lock in my duffel every year, but that’s just me.