Megalith Trek Statistics

1. Across Dartmoor

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 30 March 2013 Okehampton to Scorhill Down 11.3 18.2 558 345
2 31 March 2013 Scorhill Down to King's Tor 17.8 28.6 733 768
3 01 April 2013 King's Tor to Ivybridge 19.7 31.8 502 708
TOTALS 48.8 78.6 1793 1821

2. Stonehenge, Avebury & The Ridgeway

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 15 March 2014 Amesbury to Wilcot via Stonehenge 21 34 up dn
2 16 March 2014 Wilcot to Ogbourne via Avebury 17 28 up dn
3 17 March 2014 Ogbourne to Uffington 13 20 up dn
4 18 March 2014 Uffington to Didcot 18 30 up dn
TOTALS 69 112 up dn

3. Heart of Neolithic Orkney

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 24 May 2014 Thurso, Holborn Head, Scrabster & Stromness 6.5 10.5 131.9 156.6
2 25 May 2014 Cuilags & Old Man of Hoy 9.2 14.8 533.5 527.7
3 26 May 2014 Hill of Trowie, Dwarfie Stane & Berrie Dale 10.1 16.3 529.5 529.5
4 27 May 2014 Hoy West Coast, Lyness & Houton 13.5 21.7 695.0 516.4
5 28 May 2014 Ward Hill, Maeshowe, Stenness & Brodgar 17.3 27.8 311.9 484.1
6 29 May 2014 Brough of Birsay, Skara Brae & Yesnaby 12.3 19.8 343.1 290.1
7 30 May 2014 Point of Ness & Stromness 9.4 15.1 152.6 211.3
8 31 May 2014 Hoy Day Trip to Ward Hill 8.6 13.8 537.4 539.1
TOTALS 86.9 139.8 3234.8 3254.7

4. Land's End Peninsula

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 04 April 2015 Madron to Amalveor Downs 8.7 14 308 215
2 05 April 2015 Amalveor Downs to Chûn Castle 12.6 20.2 333 344
3 06 April 2015 Chûn Castle to Lands End YHA 12 19.3 360 495
4 07 April 2015 Lands End YHA to Cardinney 13.4 21.6 422 372
5 08 April 2015 Cardinney to Penzance 15.3 24.7 302 384
6 09 April 2015 Journey Home 2.2 3.5 10 50
TOTALS 64.2 103.3 1735 1861

5. Isle of Arran

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 21 April 2015 Ferry and A' Chir ridge 12 19 1213 1210
2 22 April 2015 High Mountains of Arran 14 22 1912 1912
3 23 April 2015 High Moors of Arran 9 15 962 610
4 24 April 2015 Beinn Bharrain 8 13 690 1017
5 25 April 2015 Machrie Moor 14 23 254 227
6 26 April 2015 Torrylin, Aucheleffan and Carn Bàn 16 26 697 492
7 27 April 2015 Glenashdale and Giant's Graves 10 17 299 560
8 28 April 2015 Clauchland Hills 10 15 351 351
9 29 April 2015 Around Brodick 10 17 354 354
10 30 April 2015 Holy Isle and Ferry Back 4 7 355 355
TOTALS 107 173 7087 7088

6. Kilmartin & Kilmichael Glens, Mòine Mhòr & Knapdale

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 28 March 2016 Lochgilphead & Cnoc na Mòine 7.5 12.1 237 170
2 29 March 2016 Kilmichael Glassary & Dùnadd 13.9 22.4 187 167
3 30 March 2016 Kilmartin Glen & Ormaig 11.6 18.6 402 375
4 31 March 2016 Kilmartin, Mòine Mhòr & Castle Dounie 11.6 18.6 406 350
5 01 April 2016 Knapdale & Crinan Canal 9.5 15.3 215 315
6 02 April 2016 Dùnardry Burn & Crinan Canal 6.3 10.2 152 220
TOTALS 60.4 97.2 1600 1597

7. Stonehenge Summer Solstice

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 20 June 2016 Salisbury to Staircase Plantation 6.9 11.1 115 64
2 21 June 2016 Stonehenge to Salisbury 14.3 23 233 284
TOTALS 21.2 34.1 348 348

8. Stoney Littleton

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 02 July 2016 Freshford to Stoney Littleton 14.4 23.1 450 450

9. Preseli Hills

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 25 August 2016 Clunderwen To Carn Menyn 13.8 22.2 521 315
2 26 August 2016 Carn Menyn To Foel Cwmcerwyn 12.7 20.4 740 660
3 27 August 2016 Foel Cwmcerwyn To Brithdir Mawr 15.5 24.9 526 781
4 28 August 2016 Brithdir Mawr To Cwm Gwaun 9.8 15.8 467 472
5 29 August 2016 Cwm Gwaun To Goodwick 2.8 4.5 53 129
TOTALS 55 88 2308 2358

11. Bodmin Moor

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 25 March 2017 Liskeard to Brockabarrow Common 10.5 16.9 453 323
2 26 March 2017 Brockabarrow Common to Rough Tor 14.0 22.6 423 358
3 27 March 2017 Rough Tor to Fox Tor 14.1 22.6 534 539
4 28 March 2017 Fox Tor to The Cheesewring 13.6 21.9 587 547
5 29 March 2017 The Cheesewring to Liskeard 6.9 11.1 160 385


TOTALS 59.1 95.1 2157 2152

12. Dorchester Megaliths

Day Date Route miles km Ascent (m) Descent (m)
1 25 March 2018 Dorchester to Abbotsbury 12.8 20.6 450 451
2 26 March 2018 Abbotsbury to Dorchester 15.3 24.6 455 455


TOTALS 28.1 45.3 906 906