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Gala Policies

About This Route

A very short circular through these charming former policy woodlands of what was New Gala House. In 1974 the then Selkirkshire County Council purchased the woodlands for the enjoyment of the people. Being former policies the park contains both native and introduced tree species including giant redwoods.

Statistics

  • Distance

    1 miles

  • Level

    Easy

  • Level Details

    Woodland paths and tracks,

  • Towns

    Galashiels

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

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