Search Open Menu Close Menu Close Filters

Darnick and Tweedbank

About This Route

This route from Abbotsford, home of Sir Walter Scott, takes in the settlements of Darnick and Tweedbank including Gunknowe Loch. You will pass the Waverley Hotel which was the earliest mass concrete building in Scotland, completed in 1871.

Statistics

  • Distance

    33/4 miles

  • Level

    Long Distance

  • Level Details

    All on tarmac surface except for a short section of grassy path near the river which can be avoided by keeping to the roadside pavement

  • Towns

    Abbotsford, Tweedbank, Darnick

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

Similar Routes

Gala Hill and Langlee Woodland
Distance:

7 miles

Level:

intermediate

Towns:

Galashiels

Birgham Haugh
Distance:

2 miles

Level:

easy

Towns:

Coldstream, Birgham

Tibbie Tamson's Grave
Distance:

4 miles

Level:

intermediate

Towns:

Selkirk

Cauldshiels and the River Tweed
Distance:

9 miles

Level:

long_distance

Towns:

Melrose, Tweedbank