Riding Day Three: Onward to Indianola

Day three of RAGBRAI brought cyclers from Greenfield into Indianola. Of course the worst hills of this 77-mile and 4,700 foot climb/trek were found at the very end, in Indianola itself. And while the day began with wind and rain, it ended in sunshine. Many team members took this last day as an opportunity to cross a few things off of their RAGBRAI bucket list, from a final slice of pie, to checking the corn crop…
They were right, Elvis is alive!
They were right, Elvis is alive!
A major stop for the team was Macksburg, home of the national skillet throwing competition. Who would have guessed?
A major stop for the team was Macksburg, home of the national skillet throwing competition. Who would have guessed?
The sign says "Macksburg National Bank", but I'm thinking otherwise...
The sign says "Macksburg National Bank", but I'm thinking otherwise...
Sarah decided to leave her mark, literally, in Macksburg.
Sarah decided to leave her mark, literally, in Macksburg.
Neil and Lori found Mr. Porkchop. Cross that off the to-do list!
Neil and Lori found Mr. Porkchop. Cross that off the to-do list!
This is the homestretch!
This is the homestretch!
Some team members enjoyed a break and lunch in Truro.
Some team members enjoyed a break and lunch in Truro.
Almost near the end, Lori and Sarah decide its time to check the corn.
Almost near the end, Lori and Sarah decide its time to check the corn.
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