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The Box Hill Hike
Introduction to Walk 1618

Photo from the walk - The Box Hill Hike

County/Area - Surrey

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Grade - mod/hard

Box Hill in Surrey scarcely needs any introduction and this walk is a waymarked circular route known as the Box Hill Hike. Although it is only a moderate eight miles in length, various sections of the route involve walking up and down hills and some of the slopes are steep. The route offers some good views too. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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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