Thornielee Forest Picnic Site and Forest Walks
Things to do in Galashiels Scottish Borders
Walking in Scotland
Description: This viewpoint and picnic site is the centre for a group of sign-posted walks maintained by the Forestry Commission. Excellent views of the Tweed Valley including Elibank Castle across the valley.
Situation – OS ref: NT 402365
How to get there:
By car: On the A72 between Galashiels and Walkerburn.
By public transport: Regular bus services between Galashiels and Peebles pass the site.
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