The Lake District to the South, The Solway Coast to the West, The Southern Uplands to The North and The Pennines to the East means that there is no shortage of good walking in the area.
The Southern Uplands Way is closest at Beattock
The Pennine Way is closest at Greenhead
Hadrians Wall Walk is nearest at Irthington and Carlisle.
Northern Lakeland Fells are easily accessed from Caldbeck.
Other good walks in North Cumbria and South of Scotland
RSPB Geltsdale and Tindale Tarn
North Solway Coast at Browhouses, Annan, Newbie and Powfoot
Newcastleton to Langholm
The Eskdale Prehistoric Trail.
Riverside walk to Longtown. There is a right of way from Kirkandrews Church to Longtown along the riverside.
River Lyne NY45196978 A lovely walk along wooded banks of the River Lyne.
Tarras Water NY38138113 Follow this river up onto the moorland above Langholm.
There is a right to roam anywhere in Scotland (excluding houses, gardens, farmyards, industrial premises and land with growing crops. In England the right to roam is restricted to Moorland and Coastal paths