2022 - Lands End to John o` Groats: Project 3535

 

Because of the Coronavirus  we had to cancel this event in 2020. But we try again in September 2022: 3 Weeks All by Bike cycling 35 BIGs in England, Wales and Scotland. Information: Heiko Linnert and Kevin Speed.

LEJOG 3535
Land’s End John OGroats 3535
            All by bike!!
3rd September 2022– 25th September 2022

  1. Information to subscribe for this event in 2020: click here. Adjustments for the event in 2022 will be made!.
  2. Hotel Information from 2020: click here.
  3. Map with the route, click here.

Itinerary and route details:

Arrival Day = 03.09

Land’s End/Cornwall

Day 1 = 04.09

Lamorna/Penzance, Land’s End, Lamorna/Penzance.
Distance: 27km / 17 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/10737468

Day 2 = 05.09

Lamorna/Land’s End, Penzance, Helston, Burnthouse, Truro, Mevagissy, St Austell, Fowey to Polruan (ferry £1 one way, takes only a few minutes), Looe, Plymouth, Yelverton.
Distance: 157 km / 97 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9461373;

Day 3 = 06.09

Yelverton, Two Bridges, BUSH DOWN, Moretonhampstead, Dunsford, Exeter, Ottery St Mary, CHINEWAY HILL, Tiverton, Sustrans route 3 and route 277 Simonsbath to Watersmeet, EXE PLAIN, Exford.
Distance: 166km / 103 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9461457

Day 4 = 07.09

Exford, DUNKERY HILL, Dunster, Bridgewater, Wedmore, CHEDDAR GORGE, continue on Sustrans route 3, Chew Stoke, Bedminster Down, Bristol.
Distance: 128 km / 80 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9461708

Day 5 = 08.09

Bristol, Avonmouth, Caldicot, Sutrans route 32 to Usk, Sustrans route 42 Abergavenny, GOSPEL PASS, Hay on Wye, Talgarth, Sustrans route 8 to Builth Wells.
Distance: 137 km / 85 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9461849

Day 6 = 10.09

Builth Wells, Beulah, Abergwesyn, DEVILS STAIRCASE, Tregaron, Ponterwyth, Llanidloes, Llanbrynmair Mawddwy, BWLCH-Y-GROES, Sustrans route 12 to Bala.
Distance: 169 km / 105 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9465421

Day 7 = 11.09

Bala, Llyn Celyn, Ffestiniog, Penrhyndeudraeth, Beddgelert, LLANBERIS PASS, Capel Curig, Betws –Y - Coed, Corwen, Llangollen, HORSESHOE PASS, Llangollen.
Distance: 144 km / 89 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9465587

Day 8 = 12.09

Llangollen, Ruabon, Overton Bridge, Cross Lanes, Holt, Middlewich, Sustrans route 71 Holmes Chapel, Siddington, Macclesfield, Buxton, Ravenstor/Millers Dale.
Distance: 127 km / 79 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9465944

Day 9 = 13.09

Ravenstor/Millers Dale, Hope, Castleton, Chapel-en-le-Frith, MAM TOR, Chapel-en-le-Frith, Glossop, SNAKE PASS, Glossop, Sustrans route 62, Woodhead, HOLME MOSS, Holmfirth, Huddersfield, Halifax, OXENHOPE MOOR, Haworth.
Distance: 112 km / 70 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9466579

Day 10 = 14.09

Haworth, Keighley,Ilkley, COW AND CALF, Otley, Harrogate, Ripon, Northallerton.
Distance: 89 km / 55 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9466868

Day 11 = 15.09

Northallerton, Ellerbeck, Hawnby, Helmsley, Kirkbymoorside, ROSEDALE HEAD, Westerdale, Great Broughton, Ellerbeck, Northallerton.
Distance: 107 km / 66 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9466872

Day 12 = 16.09

Northallerton, Bedale, Leyburn, West Burton, Oughtershaw, FLEET MOSS, Hawes, Sustrans route 10 Dent, Sustrans route 68 Sedburgh, Kendal, Sustrans route 6, Windermere, Ambleside.
Distance: 135 km / 84 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9466875

Day 13 = 17.09

Ambleside, WRYNOSE PASS, HARD KNOTT PASS, WRYNOSE PASS, Ambleside, Dunmail Raise (Natacha), Keswick, HONISTER PASS, Keswick, WHINLATTER PASS, Keswick, Ambleside.
133 km / 83 miles https://www.openrunner.com/r/9469223

Day 14 = 18.09

Ambleside, KIRKSTONE PASS, Ullswater, Penrith, Kirkby Thore, GREAT DUN FELL, Langwathby, HARTSIDE CROSS, Alston, Nenthead, St John’s Chapel, WESTERNHOPE MOOR, St John’s Chapel, Alston.
Distance: 170 km / 106 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9469833

Day 15 = 19.09

Alston, Allendale, Hexham, Elishaw, CARTER BAR, Hawick, 79 Alemoor Loch, St Mary’s Loch, Moffat.
Distance: 184 km / 114 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9469913

Day 16 = 20.09

Moffat, Elvanfoot, LOWTHER HILL, Netherton, Uddington, Hyndford, Whitburn, Forth Road Bridge, Cowdenbeath, Kinross, Perth.
Distance: 193 km / 120 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9471956

Day 17 = 21.09

Perth, Dunkeld, Amulree, GLEN QUAICH, Kenmare, Aberfeldy, Pitlochry, Blacklunans, Spittal of Glenshee, DEVILS ELBOW, Braemar.
Distance: 155 km / 96 miles https://www.openrunner.com/r/9475253

Day 18 = 22.09

Braemar, Crathie, THE STRONE, TOM DUBH, Cock Bridge, LECHT ROAD, Tomintoul, Grantown-on-Spey, CAIRNGORM, Inverness.
Distance: 179 km / 111 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9475377

Day 19 = 23.09

Inverness, Great Glen, Glen Moriston, Shiel Bridge, BEALACH RATAGAIN, Eilean Donan Castle, Auchtertyre, Achmore, Strathcarron, Ardorrach, BEALACH NA BA, Applecross.
Distance: 187 km / 116 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9475466

Day 20 = 24.09

Applecross, BEALACH NA BA, Ardorrach, Lochcarron, Achnasheen, Gorston, Alness(Dingwall).
Distance: 128 km / 79 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9475718

Day 21 = 25.09

Alness(Dingwall), Tain, Golspie, Helmsdale, Latheron, Thurso, John O’Groats.
Distance: 163 km / 101 miles.
https://www.openrunner.com/r/9475854

TOTAL DISTANCE: 2990 km / 1858 miles.

Average: 142 km / 88 miles each day