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Hollybush Circular

About This Route

This circular route follows the Southern Upland Way from Gala Policies over hill farmland then returns to the town along the River Tweed. The River Tweed rises in the Lowther Hills and flows for 100 miles before emptying into the sea at Berwick-upon-Tweed. It is Scotland’s 4th largest river.

Statistics

  • Distance

    7 miles

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Level Details

    Field margins, paths, tarmac paths, minor roads. Stiles and steps on this route.

  • Towns

    Galashiels

  • Altitude Gain

    280m

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