Sunday, 10 November 2019
Start time: 9:45
(Estimated finish time: 15:00)
Moderate 9.5 miles / 15.3 km
NOTE – Changed meet point and start time.
Local grade: B – 9.5ml/15.5km – ascent 245m - OS339
Smailholm circular – Field tracks and edges, woodland, farm tracks and some minor roads, borders of Mellerstain. Varied and interesting terrain, lovely views and points of interest. Ground conditions currently very wet, some very muddy bits so full hill-walking gear.
Meet: 09:45hrs - Smailholm village hall car park TD5 7PH – GR NT648363. WT approx. 5hrs.
Smailholm Village Hall Car Park
Grid reference: NT648363
Nearest postcode: TD5 7PH
Start time: 09:45
This is a circular walk
The towerhouse is 65ft high and was built by a well-known Scottish Borders family in the first half of the 15th century, from the tower. There will be no access to the inside of the Tower
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