Pirn Hill, Innerleithen
Things to do in Peebles Scottish Borders
Archaeological-Sites in Scotland
This hill is crowned by the remains of an iron age hillfort which is marked by the two lines of ramparts and the sites of several circular houses within. This site was the homestead of a farming community about 2000 years ago.
Seven stone cairns arranged to outline an iron age house depict aspects of the history of the district.
Excellent views of the Tweed Valley from this viewpoint, weather permitting.
Situation – OS ref: NT 335372
How to get there:
By car: Signposted from Leithen Road, Innerleithen, which lies on the A72 between Peebles and Galashiels.
By public transport: Regular bus services between Galashiels and Peebles.
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