DESCRIPTION: “Trans Iowa is a self-navigated, self-supported, 300-plus mile gravel road event. Held in late April primarily on Iowa gravel roads. Remember: You Are Responsible For Yourself At Trans Iowa!”
DATE: Saturday, April 29th – Sunday, April 30th, 2017
DISTANCE(S): 330-ish miles
ROUTE: Cue Cards
Trans Iowa information can be found at the Official Site for the event. Roster is very limited and entry is hard to come by. Potential entrants must follow strict entry rules and new riders to this event will be chosen by lottery. Details on entering Trans Iowa will be released via the website linked above usually in September.
There is a Pre-Race Meat-Up which is held the Friday before the event which is mandatory to attend to be able to ride in the event. There are no day of or on-site registrations for this event.
Pro Tip: Do not ask about how to get in to Trans Iowa unless you really don’t want to get in to Trans Iowa!