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Across the Border

About This Route

This long circular explores the area south-east of Newcastleton passing Mangerton Tower (former tower house of the Armstrongs), following the Anglo-Scots Border and along the banks of Kershope Burn and then Muckle Thwarter Gill.

Statistics

  • Distance

    11 miles

  • Level

    Long Distance

  • Level Details

    Generally good paths and minor roads. Boots or strong shoes only needed in wet conditions.

  • Towns

    Newcastleton

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

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