Please be careful In the Rivox area near Beattock SUW. Banksmen will be present when nearby trees are being felled as part of forestry works. Please follow their instructions. There will only be intermittent and minor delays between now and Christmas 2019
Stand back with the banksmen and watch the show of massive softwood trees being felled professionally
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From testing three week hill walks, to easy-going riverside hikes, these 10 long-distance pathways are the perfect way to explore Britain’s countryside, (... and the SUW is included in the UK's top long distance trails)
From testing three week hill walks to easy-going riverside hikes, these 10 long-distance pathways are the perfect way to explore Britain’s countryside 1. The Ridgeway One of Britain’s oldest pathways, travellers have been walking the Ridgeway for at least 5,000 years because of the high, dry gro...
Southern Upland Way closure
Abbey St Bathans 8 + 9 November
Anyone planning to walk the Southern Upland Way at Abbey St Bathan's next week should be aware that the route will be closed due to the Jim Clark rally taking place. For safety reasons users will be unable to cross the road section shown in orange on the map during the times listed below. as the public road will be closed to all. There is no easy alternative route which avoids the rally section so you should plan accordingly.
Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.