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FUBAR - Firetrucker Urban Brewery Assault Ride

Firetrucker Brewery
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Ride to Des Moines Urban breweries for American Craft Beer Week on the FUBAR ride! The assault is to see how many breweries you can get to in a day.

You will need to get your punchcard and wristband at Firetrucker Brewery that will get you specials at each brewery to start then you can follow our route or diverge as you tackle this ride.

The ride route hits 9 breweries. We will have a punch card for the breweries that you stop at. Stop at at least 7 of them that day and turn in your punch card for a drawing for 2 fun prizes! (1) Keg Party, (2)Free Growler fill

Registration: We will be deciding on a location for pre registration the night before the ride. You can also register the day of the race by getting to Firetrucker Brewery before you ride at 10 AM until Noon. Remember it is free to register and ride but we are taking donations for some bike related charities if you would like to donate.

The ride will start at 10 AM from Firetrucker Brewery and we will ride off hopefully by 11:00AM. You can start when you like if you have pre registered the night before.

Firetrucker to Reclaimed Rails - 15.2 miles via Ankeny connector and Chichaqua Valley Trail
Reclaimed Rails to Brightside Brewing - 9.2 miles via 80th St to Gay Lea Wilson Trail to Scott Street MLK
Brightside Brewing to Madhouse - 7.4 miles via 80th St to Gay Lea Wilson Trail to Scott Street MLK
Madhouse to Peacetree DSM Branch - .6 miles via SE 4th St
Peacetree DSM Branch to Exile Brewing - 2.0 miles via MLK bike path
Exile Brewing to Confluence Brewing - 2.2 miles via Meredith Trail around Grays Lake
Confluence Brewing to Fox Brewing - 7.1 miles via Waterworks park Bill Riley trail, Walnut Creek trail to Des Moines Trail
Fox Brewing to 515 Brewing - 5.0 miles via Des Moines Trail to Clive Green Belt Trail
515 Brewing to Firetrucker Brewing - 19.0 miles - Clive Greenbelt to Waveland trail - Franklin and Beaver St to Interurban Trail & Neil Smith Trail

For total of 66 miles of riding and 9 Breweries.

We are working to setup specials at each Brewery for FUBAR ride for which you need your wristband. We will let you know as we get this set up.