Rally your cycling friends for a leisurely bike ride through the greater Des Moines metro to visit four beautiful gardens. Proceeds support the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden. Riders may start from the Botanical Garden anytime between 8 and 9 a.m.
Choose between an eight or 33-mile bicycle ride on metro trails. The short route includes one stop and riders may choose to drive to the other gardens. Refreshments provided at each stop.
Registration fee is $30 in advance, $35 day of the ride. Check-in and leave from the Botanical Garden between 8 and 9 a.m. Riders receive a technical fabric shirt, free plant and admission to the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden on ride day. Participants can also enjoy these day-of specials of a 20% discount at Iowa Outdoor Products and $2 tall boys at Mullets. Goodie bags for the first 300 to sign-in include tickets to an I-Cubs game!