Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle

Superb, extensive views over the Merse of Scotland and the Border hills


Route outline for walk bo124:

Morebattle  -  The St Cuthbert's Way  -  Kale Water  -  Grubbit Law  -  Cushat End  -  Hownam Law  -  South Cote  -  Howgate  -  Heavyside  -  Gateshaw  -  Morebattle




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

Munros
0
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
0
Murdos
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
1
Scottish
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Hownam Law at 449m (1474ft). Hownam Law is classified as a Scottish Marilyn (916th highest in Scotland, 1108th highest in the UK). Hownam Law is pronounced 'Hoonam Law'. The summit of Hownam Law is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The St Cuthbert's Way, a 100km (62 miles) linear footpath connecting Melrose Abbey in The Borders, Scotland with Holy Island (Lindisfarne) in Northumberland, England. The St Cuthbert's Way is waymarked by a Celtic Cross. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The St Cuthbert's Way.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL16 The Cheviot Hills


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

74 Kelso & Coldstream, Jedburgh & Duns


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle

In no particular order . . .

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - South Cote with Hownam Law beyond

South Cote with Hownam Law beyond

Photo: Matt Waite (1)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - Kale Water from the bridge at Howgate

Kale Water from the bridge at Howgate

Photo: Ian Moss (13)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - Hownam Law from Kale Water

Hownam Law from Kale Water

Photo: Ian Moss (7)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - Hownam Law from Grubbit Law summit cairn

Hownam Law from Grubbit Law summit cairn

Photo: Ian Moss (8)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - Crossing Kale Water on St Cuthbert's Way

Crossing Kale Water on St Cuthbert's Way

Photo: Matt Waite (2)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - Hownam Law summit cairn

Hownam Law summit cairn

Photo: Ian Moss (10)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - The St Cuthbert's Way on Grubbit Law

The St Cuthbert's Way on Grubbit Law

Photo: Ian Moss (9)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - Looking South East to Cushat End and Hownam Law from Grubbit Law

Looking South East to Cushat End and Hownam Law from Grubbit Law

Photo: Matt Waite (3)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - *The view South from the summit of Hownam Law

*The view South from the summit of Hownam Law

Photo: Steve Truwick (2)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - The ruin at South Cote with Hownam Law beyond

The ruin at South Cote with Hownam Law beyond

Photo: Ian Moss (11)

Walk bo124 Hownam Law from Morebattle - Grubbit Law (left) and Hownam Law (right) from Kale Water near Howgate

Grubbit Law (left) and Hownam Law (right) from Kale Water near Howgate

Photo: Ian Moss (12)


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