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Ettrickbridge & Yarrow

About This Route

Head west from Selkirk past Bowhill Country Estate. Head across the Yarrow Water and then the Ettrick Water at Carterhaugh before heading towards Ettrickbridge. The route climbs away from the river and then the views begin to open out. Leaving Ettrickbridge the route climbs up to the summit at Witchie Knowe. Beyond the summit an extensive view of the Yarrow Valley opens out before a descent into Yarrow. After Yarrowford head into Bowhill Country Estate where you can follow the main estate road before heading back to Selkirk.

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Statistics

  • Distance

    19.5 miles

  • Level

    Moderate

  • Level Details

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

  • Towns

    Selkirk

  • Altitude Gain

    527.7

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