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.