Scottish Borders

Welcome to our Expedition Network. Please contact us and we would be happy to help you plan and undertake your expedition.

Contact us

Caitlin Ripley, Scottish Network Co-ordinator
DofE Scotland, Rosebery House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5EZ

T: 0131 343 0920

E: [email protected]


An Area Advisor is based in the area and can assist with enquiries regarding routes, landowners, and campsites.

Jenny Isherwood
Greygables, Springwood Road, Peebles

E: [email protected]


Scottish Borders information pack

Scottish Borders area map

Scottish Borders boundaries map.gpx – for eDofE mapping

Managing woodland access and forest operations in Scotland – aimed at forest managers but has useful information about access in forest areas for walkers and cyclists.


Walkerburn to Innerleithen

The path between Walkerburn and Innerleithen on the side of the river is currently quite overgrown. There is a good alternative route from Walkerburn to Innerleithen following the marked route which goes behind the cafe in Walkerburn and up on to Preisthope and Kirnie Law.