Northern Traverse Recce Weekend

This weekend I’m setting off for my first recce weekend of the three that I have planned on the Northern Traverse course.

I love the planning for these weekends and this one has been a lot of fun to prepare and plan!

Saturday 24th February

  • 07:33-07:44 Train from Paisley Gilmore St to Glasgow Central
  • 08:00-09:10 Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
  • 09:38-10:55 Train from Carlisle to St Bees
  • 11:00 Run from St Bees to Grasmere (38miles)

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Stay with good friends Dave and Tracey in Keswick for the night

Sunday 25th February

  • 09:00 Run from Grasmere to Shap (24miles)

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  • 18:04-18:27 Bus from Shap to Penrith
  • 20:37-22:03 Train from Penrith to Glasgow Central
  • 22:20-22:35 Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmore


James Thurlow who organises the Northern Traverse race sent me a tracker for the weekend so if you want to follow my progress then here is the link. I will switch it on at 11am on Saturday when I arrive at St Bees.

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