Thanks for asking, Joseph. The butterfly spent a few days in a Chicago hotel, flew (as carefully as she could while trying not to infect others) home and is feeling much better. Let’s use this forum to think up reasonable suggestions for next RAGBRAI. Covid will be with us next year so… Maybe put masks and test kits on the packing list. May…[Read more]
My husbands and my first RAGBRAI. We both got Covid. It would have been great if the first aid people advertised if they had tests. I didn’t even think to ask them. Shops were closed in many towns and we were not prepared for three days of absolutely no internet or cell service. I should have tested before visiting family in Chicago. Probably g…[Read more]
Sorry if this is already in the forum but without a search option I can’t tell. For first timers we have tent and sleeping figured out. How important do you find a camp stool or chair? Is it worth hauling a small light weigh one or do you just fall into your bed at night? Also, how about a fan in the tent? I found a 12oz one that is USB…[Read more]
So cool. This is our first RAGBRAI but we have some friends with us who will be going back to Los Angeles after. What would you like to know? I am a League Cycicling Instructor from the League of American Cyclists. I am also the President of the LightningVelo.org cycling club of Long Beach, CA. My husband, Eric, is a racer in the retired old…[Read more]
We are from Southern California but want to visit family in La Grange Park before taking the train to Portland and riding part way down the coast to Los Angeles. 2 people, 2 bikes and a little luggage. We would love to meet a group that has room on their bus going East. We can register and pay for the transportation if you wish.