LEJOG Cycle Tour - Day 12 - Moffat to Edinburgh

Road Cycling
Jul 20

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2 weeks of cycling, carrying kit.


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 TWELVE - Moffat to Edinburgh

We leave the A74M behind and head cross country into Edinburgh for an ODL social.  98km with 1020m of ascent. 

If we have time, we may visit the Robert Smail's Printing Works in Innerleithen and Craigmillar Castle on the outskirts of Edinburgh.  There will be plenty to see in Edinburgh.

The route can be downloaded from here.

Wednesday 20th July accommodation suggestions in Edinburgh:

  • plenty to choose from, you have your chains such as Premier Inn, Travelodge, Ibis and Holiday plus lots of independents. 
  • Jon and Will are staying at Ardenlee Guest House.

Keep costs down by getting twin rooms and sharing.

Getting there and back again

There is no train station near the start, if you are leaving us in Edinburgh, the nearest train station is Edinburgh Waverley.  There is an airport here plus the Caledonian Sleeper Train.


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

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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.