Search Open Menu Close Menu Close Filters

Ettrick Water Circular - North

About This Route

A short circular along the banks of Ettrick Water on easy access paths passing attractive riverside woodland on the north-west bank and crossing the water over high footbridges. This area is flanked by Selkirk’s mills which are still alive with a variety of business today. Selkirk’s Riverside is currently undergoing major flood protection works so you may be diverted away from your intended route at some points.

Statistics

  • Distance

    2 miles

  • Level

    Easy

  • Level Details

    Good paths, mainly hard surfaces. Boots or strong shoes needed in wet conditions.

  • Towns

    Selkirk

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

Similar Routes

Bowmont Forest
Distance:

21/2 miles

Level:

easy

Towns:

Heiton, Kelso

Calroust, the Castles and The Street
Distance:

111/2 miles

Level:

long_distance

Towns:

Hownam, Kirk & Town Yetholm

Hirsel Policies and Dunglass Wood
Distance:

51/2 miles

Level:

intermediate

Towns:

Coldstream

Darnick, Rhymer's Glen and Cauldshiels Loch
Distance:

61/2 miles

Level:

intermediate

Towns:

Abbotsford, Darnick