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Overview

Broad Law at 840m, a Corbett, is the second highest hill in the Borders. Cramalt Craig is 831m. Both are  rounded grassy hills with lovely views of the border hills Talla reservoir and Megget reservoir.

The gently mossy slopes are topped with an air traffic beacon, a radio tower and other paraphenalia.
Route is straight climb from Talla carpark to the  Megget Stone and up to Broad Law. Continue along the ridge to Cramalt Craig. Return same way.

Ascent 440m
Distance 15.3k
Time 4 hours

Limited parking at the Megget Stone TD7 5LQ; further parking available at Talla carpark ML12 6QP.

Start 9.30 at Talla carpark between Talla Linnfoots ML12 6QP and Meggethead.
Meet for car sharing 8.00 Livingston north train station EH54 7EE

Sunday, 10 March 2024
Start time:
9:30 am
Estimated finish time:
3:00 pm
Difficulty:
Strenuous
Distance:
15.3km / 9.5mi
Ascent:
440m / 1444ft
Type:
circular

Grassy path following a fence up to the rounded top. Straightforward path.

Toilets at Tweedsdale and Bigger en route

Features

  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available

Starting point

Grid reference:
NT 14310 20088
Nearest postcode:
ML12 6QR
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Start time:
9:30 am

Small carpark at Talla Water, between Talla reservoir and Megget reservoir.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking