Search Open Menu Close Menu Close Filters

Peel and Yair

About This Route

Although this route is of a moderate length it includes a climb up to Neidpath Hill where you can enjoy stunning views of the Moorfoot Hills. You will get a view of Caddonfoot Church built in 1861 and nestled into the side of the hill below Meigle Farm; partly following the Southern Upland Way you will descend alongside the charming Blakehope Burn over-hung by moss laden alders.

Clovenfords and Peel lie 2 miles and 3 miles to the west of Galashiels respectively.

Statistics

  • Distance

    7 miles

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Level Details

    Field and woodland paths, tracks, road. Some steep hills,

  • Towns

    Glenkinnon Car Park, Galashiels

  • Altitude Gain

    220

Similar Routes

Dawyck Botanic Garden
Distance:

miles

Level:

easy_access

Towns:

Peebles

Eyemouth Fort and Harbour
Distance:

2 miles

Level:

easy

Towns:

Eyemouth

Union Chain Bridge Circular
Distance:

31/2 miles

Level:

easy

Towns:

Paxton, Chirnside

Lindean Loch Nature Reserve
Distance:

11/2 miles

Level:

easy

Towns:

Selkirk