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Here’s a quick day-by-day breakdown for the 46th RAGBRAI:

Saturday, July 21: Onawa

Population: 2,998

History: Sixth time as host; previously kicked off the ride in 1977, 1983, 1987, 1995 and 2004.

Sunday, July 22: Denison

Population: 8,298

Mileage (from Onawa): 43.3

Climb: 1,558 feet

History: Third overnight visit, previous ones were in 1987 and 2001.

Monday, July 23: Jefferson

Population: 4,345

Mileage (from Dension): 71.7

Climb: 2,527 feet

History: Fourth overnight visit, previous ones were in 1976, 1989 and 2008.

Tuesday, July 24: Ames

Population: 58,965

Mileage (from Jefferson): 58.9

Climb: 997 feet

History: Fourth overnight visit, previous ones were in 1973, 1983 and 2008.

Wednesday, July 25: Newton

Population: 15,254

Mileage (from Ames): 59.1

Climb: 1,777 feet

History: Third overnight visit, previous ones were in 1975 and 2006.

Thursday, July 26: Sigourney

Population: 2,059

Mileage (from Newton): 68.6

Climb: 2,719

History: Third overnight visit, previous ones were in 1975 and 1995.

Friday, July 27: Iowa City

Population: 67,862

Mileage (from Sigourney): 57.6

Climb: 1,413 feet

History: Second overnight visit, first since 1976.

Saturday, July 28: Davenport

Population: 99,685

Mileage (from Iowa City): 68.9

Climb: 1, 585

History: Fifth time as host; previously marked the end of the ride in 1973, 1982, 2011 and 2015. (Source: Ragbrai.com)