Navigating – Cycling Lands End to John’O’Groats Part 2

planning and navigating from Land's End to John'O'Groats traffic free, off road and on quiet roads

Following on from LEJOG part 1  this article focuses on plotting and navigating your route from Lands End to John’O’Groats. Previously I asked if you want to challenge yourself by riding a fast and direct route or if you plan to see the sights and make a ‘full on’ cycle tour of your journey? Decide what appeals … Read more…

Preparing for Cycle Touring LEJOG Part 1

LEJOG riding cycling lands end to john o groats by bike cycle

So, you fancy a challenge? or maybe not? If you mention that you intend riding from Lands End to John’O’Groats (LEJOG) you’ll usually get a look of disbelief in return. People consider this epic ‘end to end’ ride a challenge, the next question is usually “how long will that take”? Personally, I’ve never seen cycling … Read more…

Cycle Touring the Forest of Bowland, Ribble Valley

cycle touring bicycle touring in the forest of bowland clitheroe lancaster lancashire

Laura and Tim Moss are round the world cyclists and organisers of the excellent Cycle Touring Festival. The Festival has been running for two years now and has been a great opportunity to meet up with fellow cycle tourists, exchange ideas and listen to the program of excellent talks on all things cycle touring. With so … Read more…