Cockburn Law and Edin's Hall broch, Abbey St Bathans

A circular walk with a straightforward ascent of Cockburn Law which offers excellent views over the surrounding Borders countryside and across to the Cheviots. The walk visits the remains of a rare lowland iron-age broch, and the return follows Whiteadder Water before crossing it at the Elba suspension footbridge over a gorge. This area has some of the oldest surviving woodland in the Borders.

Terrain

Riverside paths, public roads, farm tracks and some rough ground and grassy hillside.

Public Transport

No regular service.

Start

Riverside car park, Abbey St Bathans. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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