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Kelso to Roxburgh

About This Route

This circular route follows the Borders Abbeys Way along the banks of the River Teviot and returns to Kelso partly along an old railway line. The River Teviot rises in the foothills of Comb Hill on the border with Dumfries and Galloway; it joins the River Tweed to the southwest of Kelso.

Statistics

  • Distance

    6 miles

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Level Details

    Grassy riverside path with stiles and steps. Disused railway track providing level ground.

  • Towns

    Kelso, Roxburgh

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

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