LEJOG Cycle Tour - Day 5 - Bristol to Tewkesbury

Road Cycling
Jul 13

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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 FIVE - Bristol to Tewkesbury

Leaving the south-west and entering the central region.  Today's route will take us north-east (what a surprise) parallel to the River Severn to Gloucester and into Tewksbury.

The total distance will be 102km with 520m of ascent.  The route can be downloaded from here.

Wednesday 13th July accommodation suggestions in Tewkesbury:

  • Tudor House Hotel - Will & Jon staying here

  • Bell Hotel

  • There is a Travelodge and Premier Inn near the motorway just outside if town.

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 Bristol Temple Meads.

If you are leaving us in Tewkesbury, the nearest train stations is "Ashchurch for Tewkesbury", 2.5 miles out of town.


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.