Leith Hill and Box Hill, two of the Surrey Hills

Introduction to Walk 2124

Photo from the walk - Leith Hill and Box Hill, two of the Surrey Hills

County/Area - Surrey

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 12.5 miles / 20.3 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Grade - moderate

This Surrey walk explores two well known hills including the highest in the County using sections of the Greensands Way and North Downs Way. Note that the walk is linear uses local rail services to reach the start. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Other walks nearby

Walk 2102
2.1 miles / 3.4 km away
Leith Hill circular
Grade - easy
Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km
Walk 1618
4.8 miles / 7.7 km away
The Box Hill Hike
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2479
8.8 miles / 14.1 km away
Worth Way from Three Bridges, near Crawley
Grade - moderate
Length - 14.0 miles / 22.8 km
Walk 3406
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The Wey & Arun Canal, Loxwood
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 1048
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Balcombe & Ardingly Reservoir
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2011
17.9 miles / 28.6 km away
Chartwell from Crockham Hill
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 3228
18.0 miles / 28.8 km away
Black Down, West Sussex, from Haslemere
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1424
18.0 miles / 28.8 km away
The Midhurst Way - Haslemere Stn to Midhurst Bus Stn
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 1714
18.2 miles / 29.1 km away
Virginia Water & the Wentworth Estate
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1514
18.3 miles / 29.3 km away
Gibbet Hill & the Devil's Punch Bowl from Haslemere
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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