Abbey St Bathans and Ellemford Bridge

Walking Route

Abbey St Bathans and Ellemford Bridge


Starting in Abbey St Bathans Riverside car park this circular route follows close to the Whiteadder Water through this pretty area north of Duns.

The Whiteadder Water rises on the slopes of Clints Dod in the Lammermuir Hills before emptying into the River Tweed in England near Berwick-upon-Tweed.

Abbey St Bathans lies just over 7 miles north of Duns.

7mi / 11km
Total climb:
1,148ft / 350m
Total descent:
1,148ft / 350m
Towns along route:
Abbey St Bathans, Ellemford, Duns
Difficulty notes:
Tracks, field margins, woodland paths and minor roads.
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What you'll see

Abbey St Bathans

Towns & Villages

Abbey St Bathans is situated in a wooded valley which follows the Whiteadder Water.


Towns & Villages

Ellemford is a private estate with open countryside, woods and rivers.


Towns & Villages

The town of Duns was once a thriving livestock town with a large market square.