canonbie and district
Canonbie from the air
Hollows Tower near Canonbie
Canonbie Church in winter

Canonbie and district things to see & do

List of Activities and Places to visit.

things to see & do

Reiver Trail

border reiver trail

Welcome to Border Reiver Country

But war’s the borderers’ game, their gain, their glory, their delight,
to sleep the day, maraud the night’


esk at byreburn foot

Both the Esk and Liddel flow through picturesque countryside The rivers are generally fast flowing and with beds of rock outcrop or pebble shingle with no natural weed growth.


Fairy Loup

Walk 12: Canonbie

A long but fairly easy walk through the Parish of Canonbie passing the “Fairy Loup” waterfall and through the award-winning village of Rowanburn finishing with a lovely walk along the banks of the rivers Liddel and Esk

Gilnockie Tower Canonbie

border tower

To learn about Gilnockie Tower, click the picture to go to the official website.

Hughsrigg pottery Canonbie

hughs rigg

Hughsrigg pottery is one mile from the A7 just outside of Canonbie on the scottish border in the home of Dave and Jacky Brittain. Dave makes hand thrown stoneware pots both for display and for domestic use and Jacky Sculpts figurative pieces also in stoneware.

Samye Ling

Samye Ling

Samye Ling is a monastery and international centre of Buddhist training, known for the authenticity of its teachings and tradition

Local Artist Diana De Gruyther

Supported by

eskdale solutions
day of the region