Motorcycle Borders Loop

Driving Route

Motorcycle Borders Loop


This tour is 102 miles long, please allow at least 2 hours 50 minutes to complete it, excluding the time taken to enjoy the destinations along the way.

The Motorcycle Borders Loop is a wonderful journey taking in many twists, turns and dips for your cycling enjoyment. The route is mainly A Roads which at times can deceptively swift so keep a close eye on your speedometer.

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What you'll see


Towns & Villages

Lying in the narrow valley of the Gala Water, Galashiels is one of the most popular towns in the Scottish Borders.

Hawick Museum - Hawick

Castles & Stately Homes, Museums & Exhibitions

Discover a town’s treasures in an historic house in beautiful parkland.

Hizzy Cairn - Hawick

Historic Buildings, Monuments & Statues, Monuments & Statues

The Hizzy Cairn pays tribute to this British Superbike Champion and marks the nearest spot to where the helicopter he was flying crashed on 30th…

Kirkhope Tower - Selkirk


Kirkhope Tower was originally built in the sixteenth century by the Douglas owners of the Ettrick Valley.

Generals Bridge - Selkirk


Possibly 18th century. Broad single segmentally-arched bridge over Yarrow Water.