Bike riders planning on taking part in this summer Des Moines Register’s Great Bike Ride across Iowa will be able to get in shape prior to the event by taking part in the first ever bike the byway in southeast Iowa.
Officials from Pathfinder have announced they will host the first annual Bike the Byway on June 21st. The ride will begin inOttumwa trek through Blakesburg, Unionville, Drakesville and finally Bloomfield. Riders are encouraged to pre-register by May 1st for the early bird discount. To register log onto www.bikethebyway.com. For more information contact Pathfinders by calling 641-472-6177 or visit www.PathfindersRCD.org.