Traquair House

Cycling Route

Traquair House


This route heads east from Peebles and follows the River Tweed as it makes its way along to Traquair which is well worth a visit.

Alternatively you can visit Innerleithen for some refreshments before returning on the outward route back to Peebles.

Further details on this route are available to download.

7mi / 11km
Total climb:
361ft / 110m
Total descent:
394ft / 120m
Towns along route:
Innerleithen, Traquair
Difficulty notes:
Low level route with little or no climbing. Minimal traffic, and some traffic free.
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Towns & Villages

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