2019 - Aachen-North Cape-Aachen (2nd failed try)

More detailed maps of the nine segments of the route are in the blog for 2019.

25 May - 8 September

  • Total km planned:  7,335 (4,558 miles)
    • Total km achieved:  2,593 (1,611 miles)
  • Total travel days planned:  82
    • Achieved:  28
    Total rest days planned:  8 (13 spares before my "Mandatory Return Date")
    • Taken:  5
    Average planned distance per travel day:  90 km (55.9 miles)
    • Average achieved:  92.61
  • Distance from Aachen to the North Cape:  3,713 km (2,307 miles)
  • Distance from North Cape back to Aachen:  3,622 km (2,251 miles)
  • Likely rest stops:
    • Frederikshavn, DK / Gothenburg, SE
    • Trondheim, NO
    • Bodø, NO / Moskenesøy, NO
    • Tromsø, NO
    • Honningsvåg, NO
    • Luleå, SE
    • Stockholm, SE
    • Copenhagen, DK
  • Rest stops taken:
    • Kungälv, SE
    • Skillingsfors, SE
    • Atna, NO
    • Tangen, NO
    • Oslo / Stena Line Ferry to Frederikshavn, DK

2018 - Abbreviated - EV15 Rhein Route-Zeeland Coast-Flanders

 2 - 14 August 2018 (Planned dates.)

  • Total km planned:  1,009.6 (627 miles) 
    • Total km achieved:  1,053.88 (654.85 miles)
  • Total travel days planned:  13 
    • Achieved:  12
    Total rest days:  1 or 2 
    • Taken:  2
    Average planned distance per travel day:  85 km (52 miles) 
    • Average achieved:  85.82 km (52.94 miles)
  • Likely rest stops: 
    • Bruges, BE
    • Xanten, DE
  • Rest stops taken:
    • Bruges, BE
    • Antwerp, BE

2017 - Andermatt, Switzerland - Aachen (EV15 Rhein Route)

12-25 June 2017 

  • Total km planned:  1,087 (675.4 miles) 
    • Total km achieved:  1,177 (731.3 miles)
  • Total travel days planned:  14
    • Achieved:  14
    Total rest days planned:  0 
    • Taken:  0
    Average planned distance per travel day:  77.6 km (48.2 miles) 
    • Average achieved:  84.1 km (52.2 miles)

2016 - Aachen-Trondheim, NO

15 May  9 June 2016 

*The route was planned to be from Aachen to the North Cape and back.

  • Total km planned:  7,560 (4,698 miles)
    • Total km achieved:  2,022 (1,256 miles)
  • Total travel days planned:  82
    • Achieved:  25
    Total rest days planned:  10-to-15
    • Taken:  3
    Average planned distance per travel day:  92.2 km (57.29 miles)
    • Average achieved:  91.92 km (57.12 miles)
  • Distance from Aachen to the North Cape:  3,500 km (2,175 miles)
  • Distance from North Cape back to Aachen:  4,060 km (2,523 miles)
  • Likely rest stops:
    • Frederikshavn, DK
    • Oslo, NO
    • Trondheim, NO
    • North Cape, NO
    • Luleå, SE
    • Stockholm, SE
    • Karlskrona, SE
    • Copenhagen, DK
  • Rest stops taken:
    • Tørring, DK
    • Hällevadsholm, SE
    • Tretten, NO