Melrose to Traquair

After a short stretch along the beautiful River Tweed, the trail takes a complex path on the valley slopes above Galashiels. After climbing over an intervening hiil, there is a scenic ridge walk through forests and over high moorland hills to Traquair.

Terrain

Good paths and tracks throughout. Grazing animals in places - keep dogs under tight control.

Public Transport

Bus services to/from Melrose. Traquair has a very infrequent service; the town of Innerleithen is 2km away.

Start

Melrose village centre. Map and directions.

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