Thursday, 23 April 2009

An End to End Bicycle Adventure

My wife and I have decided to join the ranks of the End-to-Enders and cycle from one end of the country to the other. So we're starting our ride from John O Groats on Saturday 15th May 2009.

We are taking around 20 days to complete the 900 odd mile journey to Lands End, hopefully arriving on 3rd June 2009.

Our route will be as follows:

Day 0 - Travel from home to Wick

Day 1 - Wick-John O Groats -Bettyhill via Thurso & Melvich

Day 2 - Bettyhill to Bonar Bridge via Lairg

Day 3 - Bonar Bridge to Drumnadrochit

Day 4 - Drumnadrochit to Inchree via Fort Augustus and Fort William

Day 5 - Inchree to Luss (Loch Lomond) via Glencoe and Rannoch Moor

Day 6 - Luss to Hamilton via Glasgow

Day 7 - Hamilton to Lockerbie

Day 8 - Lockerbie to Shap

Day 9 - Shap to Whalley

Day 10 - Whalley to Crewe

Day 11 - Crewe to Ludlow

Day 12 - Rest day at Ludlow

Day 13 - Ludlow to Coleford

Day 14 - Coleford to Chew Stoke via Severn Bridge

Day 15 - Chew Stoke to Tiverton

Day 16 - Tiverton to Okehampton

Day 17 - Okehampton to St Austell

Day 18 - St Austell to Penzance

Day 19 - Penzance to Land End

Day 20 - Travel home from Penzance


  1. Good luck!! Hope the weather is kind to you!

  2. Hope the rain isn't too heavy today and you can still see the views.

  3. At least doing it North to South its all downhill. Looking forward to reading the updates as they come in - best of luck!