C-Stores and Checkpoints

C- STORES AND CHECKPOINTS This event is entirely self supported. Volunteers on the course are only there to monitor your progress, and checkpoints are in the middle of nowhere. Your only opportunities to resupply are at the following locations. 200 mile: Murray mile 36.4 Afton mile 67.3 Orient 127.7 150 mile: Murray 36.4 Afton 67.3 [...]

October is a beautiful time to ride

October is a beautiful time to ride gravel in Iowa. Planning the route for this event has been a joy and an adventure. I have wandered as far west as Monteith, and within shouting distance of Missouri. The course will not be finalized until next year, but it will be 200 and 150 miles of [...]