The Meldons and Eddleston

Cycling Route

The Meldons and Eddleston


This route takes you north of Peebles past Lyne Station and on to the Meldons road. The road climbs gradually passing between the Black and White Meldons reaching a summit of 268m before going on to Eddleston where you can stop for refreshments.

You can return using the outward route or by using the A703, but this road is often very busy with cars.

Further details on this route are available to download.

23.5mi / 38km
Total climb:
2,329ft / 710m
Total descent:
2,329ft / 710m
Difficulty notes:
Mostly low level route or with some climbing on trail and/or public roads.
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What you'll see

The 'John Buchan Story' Museum - Peebles

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