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Heip Hill and Borthaugh

About This Route

A circular route from the town up to Heip Hill giving views over the town. The longer route, south-west of the town, also follows the River Teviot and includes a climb up Heip Hill. The River Teviot rises in the foothills of Comb Hill on the border with Dumfries and Galloway; it joins the River Tweed to the southwest of Kelso. Up at Wiltonburn you will be on the Roman and Reivers Route and the Cross Borders Drove Road for a short distance.

Statistics

  • Distance

    6 miles

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Level Details

    Road, path and open ground. Boots or strong shoes recommended.

  • Towns

    Hawick

  • Altitude Gain

    100m

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