Rubers Law, from Denholm


Rubers Law rises as a prominent cone over the countryside east of Hawick. The summit is the site of an iron age fort as well as being a superlative viewpoint. This ascent begins from Denholm, but a return via Gilboa Wood makes for a longer, varied circuit.

Grade (key)

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Bog Factor (key)

  • 4/5



Mix of tracks and hill-paths, a little rugged in places. Short stretch of minor road.

Public Transport

Denholm is on the Hawick to Kelso bus route.


Parking by Denholm village green. Open in Google Maps.

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