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Inside Info For You

Properly Fit Helmet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Bike Safety . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Keep Your Bike Ready to Ride. . . . . . . . . 42 Drive Your Bike. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52 What Bike is Right for Me. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54 IMBA Rules of the Trail. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56

Resources

Tourism Centers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47 Iowa Resources. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53 Iowa Bike Clubs and Race Teams. . . . . 53 Cover: Father and son enjoying some family time riding on 2017 RAGBRAI (Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa) out of Orange City, IA. Cover Photo by Russ Lowthian Iowa Bike/Hike Guide Comments – editor@HaveFunbiking.com Produced by the HaveFunBiking.com staff including: John Brown, Pete May, Marcy Kelash and Russ Lowthian. A special thanks to Gail Weinholzer and AAA-The Auto Club Group for all their help as well as the advertisers who helped make this Guide possible. Please stop by their places of business and let them know you saw their ad in the Iowa Bike/ Hike Guide.

Event Listings

May. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 July. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 August . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40 Oct. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40 Nov . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47

Iowa Maps

Des Moines/Ankeny. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Des Moines/Clive. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Raccoon River Trail Towns. . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Sioux City . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Council Bluffs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 T-Bone Trail Towns. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 Quad Cities. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Iowa City/Coralville. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 Cedar Rapids. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 Cedar Falls/Waterloo. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 Dubuque North . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42 Dubuque South . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44 Waverly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48 Decorah. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 Prairie Springs Trail. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56

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Iowa Bike/Hike Guide 2018  

The Iowa Bike/Hike Guide offers both the avid and recreational cyclist many free maps of fun destinations in state to explore. Thanks to AAA...

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The Iowa Bike/Hike Guide offers both the avid and recreational cyclist many free maps of fun destinations in state to explore. Thanks to AAA...