As a 50th birthday present to myself I decided to walk 192 miles across the whole of England following the path of Wainwright’s Coast to Coast. In the end, I only made it 150 of the 192 miles before a leg injury prematurely ended my trip. I nonetheless wrote a journal of my preparation and my walking:

Though the trip ended before I wanted it to, it was nonetheless one of the greatest experiences of my life. One which, if I ever get the chance, I would certainly do again.