Ride to charming small towns in the great state of Iowa.  Eat at locally owned restaurants and pubs, church banquet halls, American Legions and VFWs.  Stop at food booths supporting the local school boosters, the Knights of Columbus, Lions and other local civic organizations.  IOWA’S RIDE will make a difference in the communities that we visit!

Visit the IOWA’S RIDE SHOP SITE by Square Online to browse casual wear and cycling apparel. Cycling jerseys and tanks can also be purchased with registration.


ALL NET PROCEEDS from the event will be proudly presented to IOWA CHARITIES!  These charities include:

  • Charities in Dubuque
  • Charities in Monticello
  • Charities in Vinton
  • Charities in Eldora
  • Charities in Clarion
  • Charities in Emmetsburg
  • Charities in Sheldon
  • Charities in Rock Rapids
  • University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital

Net proceeds are the remaining funds after expenses are paid

This WEEK-LONG CYCLING EXPERIENCE will be planned and coordinated by the staff that has organized RAGBRAI for the past 16 years as well as hosted the popular PIGTAILS, the BACOON RIDE and BIG ROVE cycling events.

IOWA’S RIDE is the ultimate cycling experience, a seven-day bicycle ride full of the great Iowa hospitality! The ride will visit small towns and welcoming communities across the great state of Iowa.  You can register today and there is NO LOTTERY!

Enjoy a GREAT week riding your BICYCLE across IOWA
and make a DIFFERENCE!