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TGIS Ride (Thank Goodness It's Spring)

TGIS 2019 is a 2-day ride starting in Main Amana at 8:30 AM on Saturday, May 18 and going to Toledo for an overnight in a motel.  We will return to Amana on Sunday, May19, departing at 8:00 AM from the Designer Inn.

This is a loop ride on scenic Iowa low traffic roads. Saturday miles total 56 and Sunday miles are 55, not including the optional stop at the Marengo Fireside Winery. This is a fully supported ride with a van carrying your personal belongings.  We will also have a van for sag stops providing water and snacks.

The cost will be $33.00 for members and $38.00 for non-members which includes sag stops and the Saturday afternoon Happy Hour. The motel rate is $75.60 for a double or single room. We have arranged to stay at the Designer Inn & Suites in Toledo.  Call 877-484-5678 by May 10th and mention BIC to get this special rate. Our Happy Hour will be held in the party room at the motel. Your Saturday and Sunday lunches and Saturday evening meal will be on your own. Restaurants are close to the motel for your evening dinner.

Registration will open on Monday, March 11. May 14 is the deadline for registrations. Cancellations with a full refund will end on May 14th at midnight.  Partial refunds are not available. Maps and more information will be emailed to those who have signed up a week or so before the ride start date. PLEASE PRINT YOU OWN MAPS FOR BOTH DAYS AND BRING WITH YOU. NOTICE TURN BY TURN RWGPS IS NOW AVAILABLE. You will need a RWGPS account for the turn by turn feature.

Hoping to see you on this exciting ride. The love and adventure of riding new roads is close by. Think spring, sunshine and tail winds!

Saturday Map pdf      2019 Day 1  

Saturday GPS Link    Saturday Route

Sunday Short Route Map    2019 Day 2   

Sunday Short Route GPS Link   Sunday Short Route Link  

Sunday Longer Route with Winery Stop   2019 Day 2 with Winery Option 
Sunday Long Route With Winery GPS Sunday Long Route with Winery StopLink   
Saturday, May 18, 2019, 8:30 AM until Sunday, May 19, 2019, 5:00 PM
Ride starts in Main Amana at 4304 220th Trail, across from Casey's.
4304 220th Trail
Amana, IA   52203
Donna G Hamm
BIC Multi-Day Tours
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only