Temperatures soared into the 90s, there was a big south wind and “BACooN RIDE 5” sizzled – just like bacon! – on Saturday, June 16, on the Raccoon River Valley Trail  About 2,700 cyclists made the 72-mile ride, which started and ended in Waukee, using the “north loop” and then the “south loop” of the RRVT.

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Life on our trail: Bull ride Friday night, BACooN RIDE on Saturday!
, 14 June, 2018

The Raccoon River Valley Trail this weekend demonstrates that it really is a "multi-purpose" recreational trail. Friday night, Perry IA city administrator attempts to ride a bull in the rodeo arena in the trail town of Adel, taking pledges in support of our "connector" trail project. Also that night, festivities at Waukee's Centennial Park with the party band "Pie in the Sky" will prepare everybody for Saturday's "BACooN RIDE 5," which will put several thousand riders on the RRVT loop! ...

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