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Ring of St Mary's Loch - Selkirk

Outdoor Activities

A circuit around the beautiful St Mary's loch, the largest in the Scottish Borders with ever-changing stunning views.

Coldingham Sands - Coldingham

Nature & Animals

The award-winning Coldingham beach

Duns Castle Nature Reserve - Duns

Nature & Animals

Duns Castle Nature Reserve is surrounded by mixed woodland with two man-made lochs; Hen Loch and Mill Dam.

Fatlips Castle - Denholm

Castles & Stately Homes, Reivers, Ruins

Fatlips Castle is an iconic Borders pele tower in Roxburghshire atop the Minto Crags 2 miles northeast of the village of Denholm and 1 mile…

Newcastleton 7stanes - Newcastleton

Outdoor Activities

Newcastleton is one of the 7stanes mountain bike trail centres offering routes for beginners and those seeking a more adventurous ride.

Innerleithen 7stanes - Innerleithen

Outdoor Activities

Innerleithen, one of the 7stanes mountain biking trail centres, is famous for its four downhill trails which is a must for any thrill seeker. In…

St Abb's Head National Nature Reserve - St Abbs

Nature & Animals

Breath-taking coastal headland with dramatic cliffs, famed for its seabird colonies!

Cauldshiels Loch - Melrose

Low Level Walks

A small loch, wooded on its north shore and a great habitat for birdlife. Folklore records that the loch is home to a bogle in…

Cheviot Hills - Wooler

Scenic Views

The Cheviot Hills are ideal for walkers, climbers, mountain biking and horse riding

Mennock Pass - Sanquhar

Scenic Views

The Mennock Pass is a stunningly scenic stretch of road, running from the hamlet of Mennock, just south of Sanquhar to Wanlockhead, Scotland's highest village.

Fruid Reservoir - Biggar

Outdoor Activities

Fruid is a small reservoir in the Scottish Borders. It supplements the contents of the Talla Reservoir, forming part of the water supply for Edinburgh.

Chalkheugh Terrace - Kelso


View of Old Roxburgh and Kelso Cauld

Loch Ettrick - Thornhill

Nature & Animals

Loch Ettrick sits within the heart of the Forest of Ae, 7km east southeast of Thornhill. The loch is stocked with rainbow and blue trout.

Talla Reservoir - Biggar

Outdoor Activities

Talla Reservoir is located a mile southeast from Tweedsmuir in the Scottish Borders. It is an earth-work dam fed by Talla Water and supplies water…

Ochiltree's - Melrose

Café & Tearooms

Our stylish café serves freshly prepared meals and refreshments made with locally-sourced ingredients including morning coffee, lunches and afternoon tea.

Tweed River viewpoints - Peebles

Low Level Walks

The River Tweed is 97 miles long and runs east through the Scottish Borders down into northern England and has some wonderful walks along the…

Cross Borders Drove Road - Kirknewton

Low Level Walks

Steeped in history, the 52 mile Cross Borders Drove Road is a truly fantastic route offering great variety in terms of scenery, surfacing, cultural and…

Glencorse Reservoir - Penicuik

Nature & Animals

Glencorse Reservoir is a reservoir in Midlothian, Scotland, UK, two miles west of Glencorse, in the Pentland Hills.

Swinnie Woods - Jedburgh

Outdoor Activities

A short circular through the Swinnie Plantation, Swinnie Woods is one of the smallest woodlands managed by Forestry Commission Scotland in the Scottish Borders.

Glentress 7stanes - Glentress

Outdoor Activities

Widely regarded as one of the UK’s best mountain biking centres, Glentress 7stanes is a hugely popular destination which offers brilliant trails of all grades…

Cringletie Walled Garden - Peebles

Parks & Gardens

Cringletie House 400 year old walled garden, today producing fruit, vegetables and flowers for the hotel.

Hirsel Policies and Dunglass Woods - Coldstream

Outdoor Activities

This circular route explores the Hirsel Estate’s policy woodlands starting from Coldstream.

Pentland Hills Regional Park (Flotterstone) - Penicuik

Scenic Views

One of the many places you can access the Pentland Hills Regional Park

Pease Bridge - Cocksburnpath


Once was the world's highest bridge

Berwickshire Coastal Path - Cockburnspath

Outdoor Activities

The Berwickshire Coastal Path is one of Scotland's Great Trails starting at Cockburnspath in the north down to Berwick upon Tweed.

Burrowhead - Isle of Whithorn

Scenic Views

The cliffs at Burrowhead are the southernmost point in the Machars.

Cademuir Circuit - Peebles

Outdoor Activities

This short circuit takes you south of Peebles and round Cademuir Hill. 7.5 miles

Tweed cycle route

Outdoor Activities

A challenging 95 mile route from Biggar to Berwick-uponTweed through the heart of the Scottish Borders following the course of the River Tweed.

The Heathers Restaurant - Eyemouth


Seafood restaurant, vegetarian friendly, welcoming staff, wide variety of fish, amazing views.

Smugglers Trail - Eyemouth

Outdoor Activities

The Smuggler's Trail is a route retracing the history of smugglers from the 1750s on the Berwickshire coast.