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Broad Law from the Megget Stone
Introduction to Walk 2618

Photo from the walk - Broad Law from the Megget Stone

County/Area - Scottish Borders

Author - David Neale

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1450 feet / 439 metres

Grade - moderate

The summit of the second highest hill in southern Scotland is the main objective for this walk. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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