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  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 70 – Keiss to John O’Groats

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… It was a grey, wet, misty start to the final day of my little adventure, but my spirits were high as I set off on the last 13 miles of the walk.…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 69 – Wick to Keiss

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… First port of call today was the supermarket in Wick. Tonight’s accommodation is remote and there are no shops or restaurants along the way, so I stocked up my rucksack with ingredients…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 68 – Lybster to Wick

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… In absolutely perfect weather, I started out along the A99 road alongside the coast for a short while to a track that would take me to the cliff edge once more. One…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 67 – Dunbeath to Lybster

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… After a fantastic night in my pod (from The Bay Dunbeath – highly recommended), I set off in the light morning rain along Dunbeath harbour and into the cliff tops. The view…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 66 – Helmsdale to Dunbeath

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… After an easy, level walk to Navidale, the trail ascended onto cliff tops, for what would be mostly a hill walking day. I combined two stages of the John O’Groats Trail today.…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 65 – Brora to Helmsdale

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… After a very good nights sleep at The Sutherland hotel and an ample breakfast served by their friendly team, I walked the short distance through the village to the golf course and…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 64 – Golspie to Brora

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… I wandered down a pleasant lane to cross a small bridge and join the coastal footpath across fields and away from Golspie. The entire walk today is along the coast, with a…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 63 – Dornoch to Golspie

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… I set off from the lovely town of Dornoch early this morning to get as many miles in as possible before the temperature got up. The morning mist was rolling across the…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 62 – Tain to Dornoch

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… Today I walked from one beautiful little town to another. I had a late start to the day, knowing the walk was only nine miles, and spent time reading the John O’Groats…

  • Mark Walks LEJOG Day 61 – Alness to Tain

    Hullo. How are you? I hope you are having a good day. I’m Mark and I’m walking from Land’s End to John O’Groats… I headed off from Alness in yet more glorious Highland weather. A short walk through the small town started the day and I was very soon in countryside. This section of the…