Leaders: Countryside Rangers Distance: 9 km/5.5 miles linear Start: Bus from Market Place Melrose
at 10.30. Walk starts Broadmeadows,
11.00. Finish: Philiphaugh Farm, 15.00
approx. Bus pick-up at 15.15 Grade: moderate/strenuous.
Packed lunch required.
About the walk
From Broadmeadows Youth Hostel
this walk climbs steadily to the
Three Brethren Cairns on the
Southern Upland Way at a height of
464 metres before descending
through Philiphaugh Estate. The
route provides excellent views and
there is a chance to see some upland
Ormiston Lounge, Melrose, 20.00.
Steve Penny of the Tweed Valley
Mountain Rescue Team presents a
talk and demonstration on
mountain rescue and the teamís
invaluable work. Tickets £2.00.