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Avoid in Summer

Lovely place to visit, roads to get to it very narrow and you may meet farm machinery on route... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Midge M
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Peebles, United Kingdom
Not too hard a climb

A half hour climb up the Black Meldon. Yes itcrained but good to find the iron age site. Parking by... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
AJ S
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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26 Nov 2016
“Avoid in Summer”
23 Aug 2016
“Not too hard a climb”
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

Lovely place to visit, roads to get to it very narrow and you may meet farm machinery on route, Its ok for a quick stop to stretch your legs and to admire the view, but avoid like the plague in the summer. Rubbish and briken...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

A half hour climb up the Black Meldon. Yes itcrained but good to find the iron age site. Parking by the now closed public toilets, walk a little further along the road across the stone road bridge to avoid havibg to leap over the stream

Thank AJ S
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Turned out the Barony Castle one day and turned right before Eddleston village and stumbled across this gem of Scottish landscape. Came back from the Eddleston this way. Its a lovely single track road and lots of interesting wildlife. It was very quiet when we...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2016

Came back from the Eddleston this way. Its a lovely route, very small roads with passing places and lots of interesting bird life to see. It was very quiet when we did it but it can get very busy in the warmer months with folks...More

Thank linda e
Reviewed 3 October 2015

The Meldons are two hills (Black Meldon and White Meldon) above Peebles and Eddleston. Between them is a small country lane which is popular for cycling, and a stream. It is a great picnic and paddling spot. In fact there are several spots to park....More

Thank Craig H
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