Category Archives: RAGBRAI ’11


Signs of Civilization

It’s pretty easy to spot the next town, even from miles away.  The countryside is dotted with water towers, most with the towns name painted on the side.  From the high points in the road […]

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Vast Fields of Green

The green just goes on forever, little barns tucked in amongst the corn , hiding from our prying eyes.

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The Heartland

Both times I’ve ridden across Iowa, I’ve been really struck by the simple landscape.  As far as the eye can see, the farmland gently rolls on and on, as green as green can be.  It […]

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As some of you can tell, I’ve been neglecting this site for a while….but…..I’ve got a good reason.  I spent last week with three of my brothers and two nephews (and 10,000 of our closest […]

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