Leaders: David Langworth and
Countryside Rangers Distance: 13km/8 miles linear Start: Bus from Market Place
Melrose at 09.45. Walk starts Selkirk
car park by Police Station, 10.00 Finish: Melrose, 15.00 approx Grade: moderate.
Packed lunch required.
About the walk
The walk follows a section of the
Borders Abbeys Way currently being
developed, using minor roads,
tracks and paths to link the Abbeys
and towns of the Central Borders.
The route traverses the edge of the
Selkirk Hills to Half Crown Corner
before joining an old drove road by
Over Whitlaw and Faldonside Moor
to reach Cauldshiels Loch. It then
drops down to Abbotsford, finally
following the Tweed back into