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The Eildon Hills from Melrose
Introduction to Walk 2734

Photo from the walk - The Eildon Hills from Melrose

County/Area - Scottish Borders

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.3 miles / 8.6 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

Time - 4 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A superb walk from Melrose in the Scottish Borders visiting the three summits of the Eildon Hills. The route has some steep climbs but your efforts are rewarded with some superb views as far afield as the English Lake District. The area is crossed by many paths so the relevant map is an important accessory for this walk. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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