It is only 406.6 miles for the whole trip. Longest ride is 83 miles and shortest is nearly 50.
The average day is 58 miles.
- Council Bluffs to Harlan - 56.8 miles and 2,476 feet of climb.
- Harlan to Perry - 83 miles and 4,239 feet of climb
- Perry to Des Moines - 49.9 miles and 1,308 feet of climb
- Des Moines to Knoxville - 49.9 miles and 2,920 feet of climb
- Knoxville to Oskaloosa - 52 miles and 2,808 feet of climb
- Oskaloosa to Fairfield - 52 miles and 1,222 feet of climb
- Fairfield to Fort Madison - 63 miles and 2,427 feet of climb