RAGBRAI CONTINUES THROUGH SUNDAY
(Altoona) RAGBRAI riders head from Boone to Altoona today after their overnight stay in Altoona tonight there will be stops the rest of the week in Grinnell, Coralville and Davenport before bikers dip their tires into the Mississippi River on Sunday. Today’s trek from Boone to Altoona spans 56.1 miles, it’s the shortest day on the route this year. This will be the first time in RAGBRAI’s 32 year history that riders will stay overnight in Altoona. Altoona is perhaps best known as the location of the Adventureland theme park as well as the birthplace of NFL quarterback Kyle Orton.