The Challenge

The Ultimate 3 is a new challenge being pioneered by Colin & Ruth

[Cycle Climb Canoe] - The Ultimate 3We are going to cycle from Lands End to John o’ Groats  via the three peaks of Snowdon, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis and kayaking the length of Lake Bala, Lake Windermere and Loch Ness, all within a three week period.

3 Weeks
3 Countries
3 Mountains
3 Lakes

The Route

Starting at Lands End on the 1st of October our challenge heads north via Bodmin, Tiverton and Bristol then across the Severn Bridge up through the Welsh Marches to Lake Bala and then on to Mount Snowdon. From here it continues north, via Chester, Lancaster and Kendal to the southern end of Lake Windermere and then Scafell Pike. After this it’s on to Carlisle, Lockerbie then Glasgow en route to Fort William. The Ascent of Ben Nevis is followed by the kayaking of Loch Ness. The final leg is from Brora to John o Groats on the 18th of October.