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Cross Borders Drove Road

82 km / 51 miles

Borders, W Lothian
Steeped in history, the 51-mile Cross Borders Drove Road is a multi-user route for walkers, cyclists or horse-riders,offering great variety in terms of scenery, surfacing, cultural and other interest. As its name implies, the route follows sections of former drove road between Harperrig, on the A70 (Lang Whang) south-west of Edinburgh, over the Cauldstane Slap - the pass over the Pentland Hills - through West Linton to Peebles and Traquair, and onward via the Yarrow Valley to Hawick.


Details:

Path Type
Scotland's Great Trails
Attributes
Scotland's Great Trails; Cycle Route; Horse Ride (Multi User); Moorland
Start
NT101628 - Little Vantage, Lothian, W Lothian
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Finish
NT504152 - Hawick, Borders
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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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GPS Exchange Format Route File
Cross Border Drove Road GPX Exchange Format Route File
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Cross Border Drove Road Memory Map Route File
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Cross Border Drove Road Tracklogs Route File
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Route Profile:

85.5 Km (53.1 miles)
2,167 m (7,110 ft) ascent
526 m (1,726 ft)  maximum height