I’ve been using an Elemnt since late 2017. I really like it. I switched from an old Garmin because I couldn’t read the tiny font while riding without glasses. In addition to what bricyle Rothberg posted, the Elemnt allows you to configure screen to have anywhere from 1 to 9 data fields which means the font size can become nice and big.
Last year was my first Ragbrai. I have spd pedals and just stuffed flip flops in my jersey pockets. At each pass through town I took off the shoes and wore the flip flops. Once it was time to ride, I put the shoes back on and hit the road. Was a nice break for the feet throughout the day. I just left my shoes sitting next to my bike while…[Read more]
I’ve not ridden on it..yet. But I did hike a few miles near Ohiopyle, PA last year. Barely noticeable grade. Surface was fairly hard packed with a bit of a gritty texture – the morning after some fairly decent rains the day before.
This will be my first time at Ragbrai, planning to arrive in Davenport on Friday afternoon for long term parking and then use a charter shuttle to Onawa on Saturday. Just curious if in the past the free camping area has been relatively full that evening. Am I better off to reserve a hotel room in town for the night?