This site is Open
|Grid Reference||::||NT 554328|
|OS Landranger||::||73; Peebles, Galashiels and Selkirk|
|Direction||::||NW -NNE 0-040deg|
|Top to Bottom||::||802ft, 244m|
In Melrose town centre turn left at the town square on the B6359, follow the road uphill until you reach the golf course. Turn left onto the access road to the club house and Dingleton Mains.
GridReference : NT546333
Park on track above Melrose Golf Club.
Approach take off via clearly defined track to Eildon "North" hill
GridReference : NT547334
Beware of power lines in the landing fields
Permission not required before use. Dynamic lift can extend to 200-300ft above take off
Check NOTAM, CANP essential if flying mid week since this area is used for low flying exercises by military fast jets.
Eildon's is used as a landmark by fast jets!
Ensure the bottom landing fields are free of livestock or crops.
If landing on the golf course beware of golfers!!