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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Melrose TD6, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Finally conquered them after a few false starts in last few years. We were up and down in a hour and 40 mins, from the Dingleton Road access. We did two out of three in a very cold clear day. Rewarded with glorious views. Decent...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Luckily it was a lovely early fall day and though the path was muddy in spots, the view from the top of the hill was well worth the effort. Take/use poles if you're not accustomed to a slow steady climb.

Thank pennymasae
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a holiday property looking out onto the Eildon Hills. Beautiful scenery whatever the weather. A landmark that can be seen for miles and the colours are constantly changing with the light.

Thank Bennie B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

These hills take around 3hours for those who are not used to climbing hills. It took us an hour to climb the middle one and when we reached the top the views were brilliant.

Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Today I did a walk up the Eildon Hills in Melrose. The weather was not the best but the scenery was stunning. The climd to the middle of the three his was quite hard due to scree and rocks, but the view from the top...More

Thank john_selkirk
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

For those accustomed to hillwalking this is a fairly gentle walk up two (or three) peaks located above the Scottish border town of Melrose. Access either from Melrose centre or park by a small loch just past the golf course. Up all peaks and back...More

Thank George G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wonderful place to walk. Lake in the saddle, (middle bit") 'Swan pond at the bottom of the right hand one.Melrose golf course at the ottos.

Thank shibbs69
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Easily accessed from Melrose. Well marked track, rewarded with excellent 360 degree views of the Scottish border area.

Thank A_Birds_I_View
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Pick up a walk book in Melrose and it provides several routes around the hill, ours was about 9.5 miles and went over to Bowden. Pathes are clear and well marked, views stunning with several place to sit on a bench and enjoy the scenery....More

Thank Nick F
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had little time at the end of the day and so were unable to do anything other than drive past. A walk up at least one of the hills would have been preferable, but we will return in 2018. This is a beautiful part...More

Thank bsandrs
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