The Tweed Walk to Lyne

Walking Route

The Tweed Walk to Lyne


A good circular that mainly follows the banks of the River Tweed and passes Neidpath Castle and Barns Tower, part of the Benson and Wemyss Estate.

You will pass Neidpath Viaduct, Manor Brig and Old Manor Brig on your journey each offers a short cut back to Peebles town should you not want to continue to Lyne footbridge at the head of the route.

7.5mi / 12km
Total climb:
787ft / 240m
Total descent:
787ft / 240m
Difficulty notes:
Mostly good paths. Some stretches can be muddy after wet weather. Boots or strong shoes are recommended.
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What you'll see

The 'John Buchan Story' Museum - Peebles

Museums & Exhibitions

The Museum follows his extraordinary career. Artefacts, photos & Buchan's writings to tell a remarkable story.