I was careful all week: only eating outside, wearing a mask whenever I went indoors and when walking my bike through the crowded parts of pass-through and meeting towns. I saw only a few other RAGBRAI riders doing the same.
My biggest concern was the Bed and Breakfast that I had reserved in Le Mars. The host family was unvaccinated and did not…[Read more]
Waterloo did a good job as an overnight town. Rolling into the city I was greeted by workers at two different businesses that were passing out refreshing freezer pops. There was a good bike trail that I rode to my nephew’s house in Cedar Falls. I was impressed by both the downtown and the riverfront including the waterfront trail. The river-side…[Read more]
We had a reservation at an AirBnB near Le Mars. When we arrived we found out that the host family is unvaccinated and does not wear masks. Even though we are vaccinated we did not feel comfortable staying in their house. Fortunately we were able to find a hotel room in Sioux City.