When I rode my first RAGBRAI 3 other friends were going to go along as well. As time went by, all 3 dropped out. My wife asked me what I was going to do and I told her I was going to ride with 20,000 of my best friends I had never met. I never regretted that decision.
My 10 year old grandson was riding with me one day on the 2016 Ragbrai going into Muscatine when a member of the Air Force Team pulled up next to him and gave him a Air Force wristband. You would have thought that thing was made of gold. I think he wore it until it rotted off his arm. He spent the rest of the summer telling everyone he was going…[Read more]
A great place to ride in Vicksburg, MS is the Vicksburg National Military Park. I encourage you to Google it. Hilly 16 miles of paved road among many civil war monuments dedicated to the Southern and Northern states that served at Vicksburg.
The beautiful Natchez Trace Parkway is also just miles from Vicksburg, the Natchez Trace is a beautiful…[Read more]