Video diaries: 'My journey across England'

Grasmere | John Millen
Grasmere | John Millen

Fellow Walkers' Britain traveller, Michael, embarked on an unforgettable adventure in May 2024: the Coast to Coast walk across England. The trip was more than just a walk; it was a journey through the heart of Britain, showcasing its natural splendour and leaving him with memories to cherish for a lifetime.

This long-distance trail stretches from the Irish Sea at St Bees to the North Sea at Robin Hood's Bay, covering approximately 192 miles. 

Each day offers new scenery and challenges, making the hike a truly enriching experience. One of the standout aspects of the walk was the incredible variety of environments he traversed, each with its unique history and charm. 

Watch his daily video diaries below over the course of the 17-day guided trip.

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For Michael, a highlight of the trip was their guide, Mark. His deep knowledge of the route, local history, and natural surroundings greatly enriched the experience that brought the landscapes to life. His presence added a layer of comfort and security, allowing Michael and his fellow travellers to fully immerse themselves in the adventure without worrying about the logistics. 

Having completed this remarkable crossing, Michael is already looking forward to his next long walk in the UK. He visits the UK periodically to see family and friends, providing the perfect opportunity to explore more of its beautiful trails. 

The Coast to Coast walk has ignited a passion for long-distance hiking, and he can't wait to see where his next journey will take him. 

Videos supplied by Michael Moore who travelled on Walkers' Britains guided Coast to Coast walk.

England, United Kingdom, Coast to Coast Walk, Walking trails, hiking trails, National Trails, British Hikes

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