Free downloadable walks at Box Hill

We know how important it is for all of us to be able to spend time in nature during this difficult period. Please follow Government guidelines and only visit places in your local area. Help us to care for this beautiful place by taking your litter home, parking at designated sites only and keeping your dog under control; please no BBQs.

The Stepping Stones at Box Hill, Surrey

Box Hill Stepping Stones walk

Enjoy the views of the Surrey Hills, pass by one of Box Hill's oldest buildings, the Fort, and take in one of Surrey's iconic landmarks, the Stepping Stones. There are over 200 steps to climb on this walk; please wear stout footwear as the walk can be muddy.

The natural play trail at Box Hill Surrey

Box Hill's Natural Play Trail

Our Natural Play Trail is full of hidden surprises and opportunities for you to practise everything from balancing to den making. This easy two-mile level walk is great for adventurous toddlers. After rain the pathway can be very muddy - please wear appropriate footwear.

family of four standing by River Mole at Box Hill

Box Hill train to stepping stones walk

This walk starts at the lovely Victorian station of Box Hill and Westhumble and then climbs up to the peak of Box Hill following the way-marked Stepping Stones path. Enjoy the stunning and famous views before coming down and crossing the River Mole.

Bluebell flower head

Box Hill Bluebell Walk

Stroll along paths lined with British native bluebells at Box Hill - enjoy the deepest blue haze and a delicate scent at one of nature's most glorious times of year.

Tank Traps along the river Mole in Surrey

Box Hill Riverside Walk

The Riverside walk follows a glorious stretch of the river Mole as well as taking you through rare grasslands, ancient woodland and past some unusual Second World War structures.

Summer evening sun on a yew tree at Box Hill, Surrey

Box Hill Juniper Top circular walk

Starting at the top of Box hill with stupendous views as far as the South Downs, this walks takes you to the north side of Box Hill with stunning views over the valleys and tops of the North Downs. Wonderful in all seasons, it is especially beautiful in spring when the bluebells appear in the woods.

Male adonis blue butterfly

Box Hill butterfly walk long route

Enjoy the sweeping areas of woodland and grassland paddocks on the Butterfly walk at Box Hill, one of the richest areas for butterflies in Britain.

Sun setting over a view of Broadwood's Tower at Box Hill, Surrey

Box Hill Happy Valley circular walk

The route takes in some of Box Hill's hidden woodland and Broadwood's Tower, with some wonderful views of the Surrey countryside along the way - there are a series of steep steps part way round this route.

A family walking towards the viewpoint at Box Hill, Surrey in autumn

The hilltop stroll at Box Hill

Take in some of Surrey's finest views and marvel at the hidden history of Box Hill.

Family walking in woodland at Box Hill Surrey

Whitehill to Mickleham walk

A glorious woodland walk, with magnificent views and a pub stop at The Running Horses on the way round. Lovely in every season, some slopes but well worth the climb.

winter walks at Box Hill

The Box Hill Hike

This demanding circular hike is eight miles long. It should take around four hours but allow extra time for rest stops and lunch. The ground is rough in places with slippery slopes and rough paths - the views at the top of the climbs are well worth it.