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The Cloich Loop

About This Route

A relatively easy 8 mile circular due to the terrain consisting mainly of forestry tracks, farm tracks and country roads; great views out to the Moorfoot Hills. The route passes the old shepher’s cottage at Courhope and follows in part the old road to the Meldons. Barony Castle is now a hotel that offers bar meals and snacks.

Statistics

  • Distance

    8 miles

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Level Details

    Paths, forestry tracks, minor road and farmland.

  • Towns

    Eddleston

  • Altitude Gain

    150m

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