Option 2 West Coast route

LEJOG route Option 2 and maps required (south to north)

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Follow National Route 3 (Cornish Way, then West Country Way) from Land's End to Bristol (320 miles). 

Maps: Cornwall Cycle Map (1); North Devon Cycle Map (3); Somerset Levels Cycle Map (4)

Follow National Route 41 from Bristol to Gloucester (53 miles).

Map: Severn & Thames Cycle Map (11)

Follow National Route 45 from Gloucester to Telford

Maps: Herefordshire, Worcestershire & North Gloucestershire Cycle Map (15); Shropshire, Staffordshire & the Black Country Cycle Map; Merseyside & Manchester Cycle Map (22)

Follow National Route 55 from Telford to Manchester; OR follow National Route 45 to Chester, then National Route 5 (east), then National Route 562, then National Route 62 into Manchester.

Maps: Shropshire, Staffordshire & the Black Country Cycle Map; Merseyside & Manchester Cycle Map (22); Merseyside & Manchester Cycle Map (25)

Follow National Route 6 from Manchester to Threlkeld in the Lake District via Lancaster.

Maps: Merseyside & Manchester Cycle Map (25); Lancashire Cycle Map (30); South Cumbria & The Lake District Cycle Map (31)

Follow National Route 71 from Threlkeld to Little Blencow.

Maps: South Cumbria & The Lake District Cycle Map (31)

Follow National Route 7 from Little Blencow to Inverness via Carlisle and Glasgow [NB. When fully complete, National Route 74 will provide a far more direct route between Gretna and Glasgow.]

Maps: Lochs & Glens South; Lochs & Glens North

Follow National Route 1 from Inverness to John o’Groats (169 miles).
Maps: Aberdeen to Shetland

 

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Check out our new Land's End to John o'Groats guidebook route