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RAGBRAI 2012 Brochures

Cover page for the 2012 RAGBRAI Day 1 brochure. All brochures are in Adobe PDF format. Click to read and/or download.


Day 1: July 22 - Sioux Center to Cherokee

Day 2: July 23 - Cherokee to Lake View

Day 3: July 24 - Lake View to Webster City

Day 4: July 25 - Webster City to Marshalltown

Day 5: July 26- Marshalltown to Cedar Rapids

Day 6: July 27 - Cedar Rapids to Anamosa

Day 7: July 28 - Anamosa to Clinton

Learn about the Land-Casts are podcasts that provide information about what bikers will be traversing, including rivers, lakes, geology and landform regions.

 Day 1 Overview of the ride, including the major landform regions and hills that you’ll be crossing over.

Day 2:  A little of the Northwest Iowa Plains, Fremont Bedrock Channel and the Midcontinent Rift System with Ray Anderson of the Iowa Geological and Water Survey.

Day 3:  All about the Des Moines Lobe; its formation, features, and structure featuring Stephanie Surine of the Iowa Geological and Water Survey.

Day 4:  Project AWARE coordinator Brian Soenen talks about this year's river cleanup project.

 Day 5:  The US Geological Survey’s Iowa Water Center’s Director Kevin Richards discusses the various monitoring and projects of his organization.

Day 6:  Ryan Clark of the Iowa Geological and Water Survey talks about the bedrock you’ll find on day 6 of the ride.

 Day 7:  Stephanie Surine is back to discuss the landform regions in general, and the Iowan Surface in particular.

Other RAGBRAI Links

Iowa Team Archaeology website: www.iowaarchaeology.org

The Des Moines Register's RAGBRAI website: www.ragbrai.org