Gattonside Circular

Route 3

Route 3 Gattonside map

Gattonside Circular – 5½ km / 3½ miles

ROUTE
A short walk with one moderate climb.
Cross the Chain Bridge to follow the Southern Upland Way by the river and then above Gattonside on the North side of the Tweed, with extensive views across to Melrose and the Eildon Hills

START AND FINISH
Abbey car park. Buccleuch Street.

TIME
Allow 1½ – 2 hours

TERRAIN
Minor roads and mostly good paths, although some stretches by the river could be muddy after rain. Mostly flat, but with one moderate climb. Boots or strong shoes are recommended.

TOILETS
Abbey Street, near car park.