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    I have a trip planned am I'm about to leave Ames is there any way to get south out of ames? Will 69 work?



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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Swim. Take a tube.


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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Swim.


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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by IowaStateClones View Post
    I have a trip planned am I'm about to leave Ames is there any way to get south out of ames? Will 69 work?
    Where are you at in town? If you are on the east/north side, you can pretty much forget about it.


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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    I'd have to think anyone west of Squaw Creek (Campustown/West Ames) would be fine.


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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Boat or helicopter. That's about it.




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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by IowaStateClones View Post
    I have a trip planned am I'm about to leave Ames is there any way to get south out of ames? Will 69 work?
    Oh yeah, just pick a major route and go for it.


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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    A co-worker of mine's husband was up in Ames and he got back down to Des Moines taking 69 south. If you can get to 69, you should be ok


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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    If I was in Ames, I would preparing myself for Thunderdome. That will be the new law before this is all said and done.



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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBroncos View Post
    If you can get to 69, you should be ok
    Words to live by.



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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by IowaStateClones View Post
    I have a trip planned am I'm about to leave Ames is there any way to get south out of ames? Will 69 work?
    Go up and take the Roland blacktop around to 65 and south.



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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by simply1 View Post
    Oh yeah, just pick a major route and go for it.
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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    How is traffic on 69 into Ames?



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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    People south and west of Squaw Creek can make it to Des Moines and Boone with no problem. People in the area between Squaw and Skunk (Downtown, North Grand) must take George Washington Carver Ave through Gilbert up through Story City to get out.



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    Re: Is there any way out of Ames?

    Go here to see Ames area road closures.

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