Written by Taco Ride
Sioux Center near the west edge of Iowa is the kick-off town for this year's ride. Seven days later, riders will finish in Clinton on the eastern edge of the state. In between is a route that covers 471.1 miles. It is the 18th shortest route of the 40 past years, plus it is the 11th flattest.
To read a great article about all the small town stops along the way, click here to visit the official RAGBRAI website.