Circular way-marked paths

Twelve circular walks are described in our “Paths around Melrose” booklet. They vary from short routes exploring local places around the River Tweed, to more strenuous hikes into the nearby hills. The walks are way-marked and include great historical and natural interest.

Explore the Walks Around Melrose

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Short local walks near Melrose

Beautiful short local and historical walks around Melrose ranging from a distance 1km to 4kms. Perfect for visitors short of time or those looking for a low-impact route.

Explore the short local walks around Melrose

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Long distance paths near Melrose

Melrose has several long distance walking routes that either pass through or start/end in the town. Many of these routes are now promoted as ‘Scotland’s Great Trails’.

Explore the long distance paths around Melrose

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