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Abbey St Bathans

About This Route

This is a big loop to the north of Duns.  After passing Edrom the Whiteadder Water is crossed at Todheugh.  The road rises gradually to Lintlaw then descends to Lintlaw Burn before a long climb towards Blackhouse.  Once the summit has been reached in a small wood, the route to Grantshouse is easy going.  Just before Grantshouse turn right as you head towards Abbey St. Bathans with a few steep climbs along the way. Leaving Abbey St. Bathans there is a long climb away from the river and from this summit a steep descent to the junction at Burnhouses before travelling back towards Duns.

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Statistics

  • Distance

    26 miles

  • Level

    Moderate

  • Level Details

    Mostly low level route or with some climbing on trail and/or public roads.

  • Towns

    Duns

  • Altitude Gain

    700.7

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