Site Status:

This site is Restricted

lambing notes:

This site is currently affected by lambing - contact the club before flying

Location Info:

Grid Reference :: NT 427302
OS Landranger :: 73; Peebles, Galashiels and Selkirk
Latitude :: 55.56240
Longitude :: -2.90990
WhatThreeWords :: dash.tastier.suppose


Direction :: SW, SSW, 200 - 230degs
Best Direction :: SSW
Can be flown when wind is off to the S


ASL :: 1454ft, 443m
Top to Bottom :: 894ft, 273m

Road Access

A708 Selkirk to Moffat road approx 3 miles west of Selkirk and 1 mile east of Yarrowford


GridReference : NT 419298

WhatThreeWords : equivocal.overpower.forks

Small lay-by on A708 west of Foulshiels Farm


GridReference : NT 427302

WhatThreeWords : dash.tastier.suppose

Follow road west towards Yarrowford until gate is seen on north side of road.
Follow obvious track for 750 yards before turning north east for 850 yards as hill levels off.
Turn south and walk towards summit.


GridReference : NT 418297

WhatThreeWords : havens.purely.widely

Top landing is possible or bottom land in fields to SW of A708.
Do not land in any fields with livestock.


Excellent in SSW wind with thermals generated from the road and hill with good potential for XC.
Evening resitution can extend across valley towards Newark Tower and Yarrowford


Check NOTAM, CANP essential if flying mid week since this area is used for low flying exercises by military fast jets.
If landing in fields between A708 and Yarrow Water beware of power lines


DO NOT fly during lambing season - mid March to late May
DO NOT land in fields with livestock or being used for hay or silage
Sensitive site due to livestock, please check contact the club or landowner before flying


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