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Minchmoor and Plora Wood

About This Route

A lovley ride with some great views up on Minch moor. This starts and finishes at Traquair hall, parking is tight but you would get a trailer or small lorry in.

You can start the route from lots of different points but this way you have a cafe stop option half way round!

Forest track can be as confusing as open moor and hill so please take an OS map and download the route file.

 

Statistics

  • Distance

    10 miles

  • Level

    Easy

  • Level Details

    Mainly a forest route but a short section up on Minch Moor gives some wonderful views on a clear day. Don't forget to take something for the fairies at the Cheese Well...

  • Towns

    Traquair, Walkerburn, Innerleithen

  • Altitude Gain

    717

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