Council Bluffs RAGBRAI

Council Bluffs Resident’s Guide to Hosting Riders


  • Hosts are expected to provide riders a place to put their tent or motorhome, or a place to sleep inside - access, if possible, to a bathroom and shower and somewhere to fill water bottles.
  • Hosts are not required to transport, feed, provide amenities, or entertain the riders.
  • Hosts are not allowed to charge for these services.


Host Can Expect from Riders:

  • Well behaved, appreciative guests.
  • Guests who respect your wishes.
  • Someone who will remember your kindness.


 Completely Up to You:

  • How many guests (Request over 15 will be turned over to the campground committee)
  • Laundry Facilities.
  • Whether you want to offer coffee, snacks, a beverage or anything else.


RAGBRAI riders will arrive mid to early afternoon on Saturday, July 20th and will leave around 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, July 21st.

Join the Fun!!! This is a great opportunity to meet new, fascinating people and to build life-long friendships.

*Host will be asked to complete a brief background check through the Council Bluffs Police Department.

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