SECTION 3: Lammermuir & Moorfoot Hills

Here you will find all the changes and corrections to the fifth edition of Scottish Hill Tracks that we are aware of. You will also find the views of people such as horse riders as to which routes are easiest to use.

ROUTE 37 Soutra Aisle to Melrose by the Girthgate

Report received September 2015 about path improvement and new signposting near Overhowden, resulting in a change from SHT(2011)37’s described alignment back onto the line used by the 2004 edition:

Para 2 3rd sentence from Oxton. ‘At the cross roads (NT497536) turn right, and go SW uphill by road and continue on a path (signposted) on the same line alongside the dyke to join the track from Overhowden. After more than 1km, at NT477507 west of Collie Law, go left uphill etc…

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