Mighty Mississippi Gold
Version No. 2.0
revised: January 3, 2017
©2017, Iron Butt Association, Sheridan, Wyoming
Please respect our intellectual property rights. Do not
distribute this document or portions therein, without the written
permission of the Iron Butt Association.
This ride is from the
headwaters of the Mississippi River (Lake Itasca, MN) to the
end of the Mississippi River (Venice, LA) in less than 36 hours (or
Read the rules for
the iconic SaddleSore 1000 on the Ironbutt
Association site. The rules for this ride are similar and you
will get valuable background information.
Documentation: See here.
Remittance Fee: See fee page
DBR - Dated Business Receipt
A DBR is a machine generated receipt with the date, time and LOCATION
on it. Check it - do not assume it is correct. A receipt
with an incorrect time/date/location is worthless. Check and
|less than 36 hours
|Mighty Mississippi Gold
|less than 24 hours
You may start at either end,
and finish at the other end.
You must obtain DBR every 350 miles or less .
any route you like.
You may qualify for additional IBA Certifications during this ride. Go here for information about nesting rides.
Your official time is determined by the starting
and ending receipts. PLEASE check these documents and make sure
the clock and date is correct!
is strongly recommended but not
If you cannot get a receipt you must take a
picture, including your motorcycle, to PROVE you were in the
town. Remember it is YOUR responsibility to prove you visited all
required stops Spotwalla goes a long
way towards this proof.
There is no additional merchandise for this ride.