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River Tweed and Tweedbank

About This Route

This route from Abbotsford, home of Sir Walter Scott, follows the Borders Abbeys Way to the River Tweed and goes through the pretty Solway’s Trail woodland. The community choose the name Solway after a local man who devoted much of his time to works in his local area.

Statistics

  • Distance

    3 miles

  • Level

    Easy

  • Level Details

    Paths, and minor roads, some stretches can be muddy after rain, boots or walking shoes recommended

  • Towns

    Abbotsford, Tweedbank

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

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