LEJOG Cycle Tour - Day 10 - Settle to Penrith

Road Cycling
Jul 18
2022

8 people attending

4 places left

Your price
£12.50
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2 weeks of cycling, carrying kit.

Overview

Join Will & Jon for a day, a week, a weekend or all 17 days of the UK cycle tour from Lands End to John O’Groats.  The trip is organised as day events, allowing you to sign up to whatever days you fancy, booking your own transport and accommodation according to your budget.

DAY TEN - Settle to Penrith

Its going to be a hard day with 101km and 1,430m of elevation.  Blame geography not me!  We exit Yorkshire and head into Cumbria.

We will visit a couple of castles towards the end of the day at Penrith; Brougham Castle and Penrith Castle.

The route can be downloaded from here.

Monday 18th July accommodation suggestions in Penrith:

  • Will & Jon are staying at the The Lounge Hotel and Bar booked through Booking.com.
  • Plenty of pubs and B&Bs to choose from.

Keep costs down by getting twin rooms and sharing.

Getting there and back again

If you are joining us for the day, the nearest train station to the starting point is Lancaster..

If you are leaving us in Carlisle, the nearest train station is Carlisle.

Questions

If you have any questions regarding equipment etc email Will.Allaway@Outdoorlads.com.

A lot of useful information is included in Day 0 - Getting to Lands End.

Keep in touch

Want to hear more about what we're up to? Then join us on Facebook:

www.facebook.com/groups/OutdoorLadsCycling

We also have a Strava group:

www.strava.com/clubs/275243

IMPORTANT! - Participation Statement

You MUST complete the Cycling Participation Statement in addition to booking your event space before attending a cycling event.

Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, even if they are extremely mild, or who has recently tested positive for Covid-19, is asked not to attend.

Photos: All photos taken by Will Allaway and used with permission.

Location

54.068913405755, -2.27723301845