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post #1 of 11 Old 04-10-2014, 05:06 PM Thread Starter
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post #2 of 11 Old 04-10-2014, 10:13 PM
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There are a few around, SW Wisconsin here...:beatnik:

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post #3 of 11 Old 04-11-2014, 01:59 AM
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I'm in IL - would love to ride the Mississippi south to St Louis one weekend!
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Hey my wife is from Iowa and she went to university in Ames. We had the opportunity to visit Ames this last summer. It is a wonderful city! Very beautiful place to live.

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I hear ya about the being nice part. Other than the riots for the universities big celebration this week. It's always fun when college kids flip cars and make national tv.
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I lived in Storm Lake for 10 years. I worked with Buena Vista County Sheriff's Office. I am in CT. now. Wish I were still there. I will be riding out the very end of June for a family event for a week or so.

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post #7 of 11 Old 04-11-2014, 09:47 AM
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I'm in IL - would love to ride the Mississippi south to St Louis one weekend!
I'm up for that. In fact, thinking about heading into the Mark Twain next weekend. Would be great to get a group ride going.

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Grundy County guy here; ISU alumnus as well. 65 miles from Ames.

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Cedar Rapids area here, and also an ISU grad.

Heading to Madison on May 4 for the Slimey Crud run. I really enjoy riding in SW Wisconsin and NE Iowa.

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