WALKS FOR MARCH 2020
Tweeddale Ramblers. Flotterstone Circular. A strenuous walk from Flotterstone via Harbour Hill, Bonaly Reservoir, Bonaly Park, Torduff Reservoir, Clubbiedean Reservoir, Mid Kinleith, Cockrig and Maidens Cleuch. 9.00 am meeting in Kingsmeadows car park. 10.8 miles/17.3 km, ascent 1575feet/480m.
Tweeddale Ramblers. Thornielee Forest Circular. A leisurely morning walk to the top of Thornielee Forest on forest roads and tracks. Pass the statue to Muckle Moo’d Meg on ascent, and the mysterious shepherd’s cairns on descent. No lunch required. 9.30 am meeting in Kingsmeadows car park. 3.7 miles/6 km, ascent 1640 feet/500m.
Tweeddale Ramblers.Yair Circular. A strenuous walk from Yair car park, following the Southern Upland Way toward Yair House, past Hareshaw Hill, Stoney Knowe and towards Peel and Glenkinnon. Detour via Scots Pine Regeneration Project to reach the Tweed and back to Yair Bridge. 9.30 am meeting in Kingsmeadows car park. 6.2 miles/10.0 km, ascent 1280 feet/390m.
Tweeddale Ramblers. Lauder Circular. A strenuous walk from Lauder town centre, following the Southern Upland Way over Chester Hill, crossing the Lauder Burn, and descending to Lauder Common and the public road to Stow. Ascend to Burgess Cairn and return to Lauder via Brown Rig and Scarce Law. 9.30 am meeting in Kingsmeadows car park. 7.8 miles/12.5km, ascent 984 feet/300m.
Tweeddale Ramblers. Dawyck Mill Circular. A leisurely walk from Dawyck Mill (layby on B712) along the Tweed to Dawyck Botanic Garden for coffee, then to Bellspool and German Hill Wood and back to start. No lunch required. 9.30 am meeting in Kingsmeadows car park. 5.6 miles/9km, ascent 164 feet/50m.
**Tweeddale Ramblers. All walks meet at Kingsmeadows car park unless otherwise stated. For further information please phone Eleanor, 01721 722532, Mobile 07736 369336, or visit https://www.ramblers.org.uk/tweeddale