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Pirn Wood and Leithen Water

About This Route

A short circular starting on the old stone bridge, The Cuddy Brig, and passing under the beeches and oaks of Pirn Community Woodland before returning by the Leithen Water. The Cuddy Brig was built from money saved by the community at a time when there was no minister. Look out for Jenny’s Well named after a lady who made sweets to sell to children.

Statistics

  • Distance

    21/2 miles

  • Level

    Easy

  • Level Details

    Tarmac pavements, good paths, riverside paths. Some sections may be very muddy. Boots or strong shoes needed in wet conditions.

  • Towns

    Innerleithen

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

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