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YHA Lands End to John O'Groats
    12/08/2013 09:21

Lands End to John O'Groats

In 2013 3 riders set off on an epic journey from Land's End to John O'groats, through sunshine and rain, falls and sprains, they soldiered on 1058 miles. Follow their journey here: 

Day 1: Land’s End to YHA Golant
Accommodation: YHA Golant
Distance Travelled: 73 miles (10 miles of which were travel Penzance - Land's End)

Day 2: Golant to Sourton Down
Accommodation: Bundu Campsite, Devon
Distance Travelled: 53 miles

Day 3: Bundu Campsite to YHA Cheddar
Accommodation: YHA Cheddar
Distance Travelled: 86 miles

Day 4: YHA Cheddar to YHA Leominster
Accommodation: YHA Leominster
Distance Travelled: 88 miles

Day 5: YHA Leominster to YHA Clun
Accommodation: YHA Clun
Distance Travelled: 25 miles

Day 6: YHA Clun to YHA Liverpool
Accommodation: YHA Liverpool
Distance Travelled: 84 miles

Day 8: YHA Liverpool to YHA Arnside
Accommodation: YHA Arnside
Distance Travelled: 75 miles

Day 9: YHA Arnside to YHA Keswick
Accommodation: YHA Keswick
Distance Travelled: 41 miles

Day 10: YHA Keswick to camping outside Dumfries
Accommodation: Camping outside Drumfries
Distance Travelled: 76 miles

Day 11: Camping outside Dumfries to Ardrossan B&B
Accommodation: Ardrossan B&B
Distance Travelled: 71 miles

Day 12: Ardrossan B&B to Lochgilphead Camping
Accommodation: Lochgilphead Camping
Distance Travelled: 74 miles

Day 13 and Day 14: Lochgilphead to SYHA Glencoe
Accommodation: SYHA glencoe
Distance Travelled: 74miles (814 miles in total)

Day 15: SYHA Glencoe to SYHA Loch Ness
Accommodation: SYHA Loch Ness
Distance Travelled: 59 miles (873 miles in total)

Day 16: Van Hire, Tents and SYHA Loch Ness
Accommodation: SYHA Loch Ness
Distance Travelled: 81 miles

Day 17: Woodend Campsite, Lairg to SYHA Tongue
Accommodation: SYHA Tongue
Distance Travelled: 29 miles (983 miles in total)

Day 18: Finish! SYHA Tongue to John O’Groats
Distance Travelled: 75 Miles
Total Distance Travelled: 1058 miles!

By Harry Hosteller

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