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The Cheviot – Cairn Hill loop from Kirknewton

The Cheviot – Cairn Hill loop from Kirknewton

15.3 mi
2.0 mph
2,575 ft
2,575 ft
Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Sure-footedness, sturdy shoes and alpine experience required. The starting point of the Tour is right next to a parking lot.
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Includes a segment that may be dangerous

A part of this route comprises technical, difficult, or hazardous terrain. Specialist equipment and prior experience may be required.

1.53 mi in total



1.22 mi

College Valley Walk

Hiking Highlight

1.81 mi

War Memorial

Hiking Highlight

7.27 mi
7.27 mi

The Cheviot

Hiking Highlight

8.04 mi

Cairn Hill

Hiking Highlight

8.94 mi
9.36 mi
9.85 mi

Mountain Refuge Hut

Hiking Highlight

15.3 mi





Waytypes & Surfaces

Alpine Hiking Path: 1.53 mi
Hiking Path: 4.22 mi
Path: 9.52 mi
Street: < 109 yd
Road: < 109 yd
Alpine: 1.53 mi
Natural: 1.57 mi
Unpaved: 5.14 mi
Paved: 0.87 mi
Asphalt: 5.91 mi
Unknown: 0.28 mi

Tour Profile

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