A quick 3 miles to Symonds Yat to take in the views, a passing local took our photo and left us with a motivational cheerio message (“…it’s never flat in The Forest, it’s either up or down”) – thanks!
After worrying about Day 3 I ended up having a difficult day with jelly legs. Martin was also suffering a bit and trying to soften the blow by padding things out …
We cycled through the Forest of Dean and on to Hereford, Leominster and Ludlow before arriving in a really lovely little market town called Much Wenlock, not just a nice place but with the extra benefit of a rather good Indian restaurant :-)
Today’s route in two parts:
Day 4, 72.02 miles 3,799 ft climbing