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

This delightful circular walk climbs up to the open summit of Cockburn Law for extensive views across the Borders, before visiting the remains of an iron-age broch - a real rarity in lowland Scotland. The route crosses the Whiteadder Water by a suspension bridge before a return using minor roads and tracks.


Mostly marked paths; ascent of Cockburn Law is indistinct with sheep paths. Return is on minor road and tracks.

Public Transport

No regular service.


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

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