Leith Hill Tower and Countryside

Come and explore the trails through woodland, heathland, and farmland before climbing to the top of the majestic Leith Hill Tower.

Leith Hill Tower and Countryside

Things to see and do

Wildlife and dog walking on Leith Hill

Leith Hill Tower and Countryside

What's on 

Upcoming events

Guided Nightjar Walk at Leith Hill

Thu 18 Jul 2019
20:30-22:00
Spend a summer evening in search of the elusive Nightjar on a guided walk lead by our National Trust Leith Hill Ranger

Guided Bat Walk

Thu 15 Aug 2019
20:30-22:00
The perfect opportunity to come and meet Leith Hill's bat population. Guided by our Ranger learn about the bats' habitat, food and the conservation challenges we face.

Leith Hill Tower tour & talk - Heritage Open Day

Sat 21 Sep 2019
10:00-11:00
Join our lead ranger Nicky who will talk about the history of this iconic Surrey landmark, before you climb up Leith Hill Tower's spiral stairs to see one of the best views around.

Forest Bathing in Surrey Hills

Sun 20 Oct 2019
13:00-16:00
Experience how woodland can help your Physical, Mental & Emotional Health.
Still of Leith Hill Place 360 video showing outside of the house

Events at Leith Hill Place 

Find out what's on at Leith Hill Place

Leith Hill Tower and Countryside

Places to stay

Henman Bunkhouse at Leith Hill, Surrey

Rent the bunkhouse 

Self-catering accommodation in rural Surrey, Henman Bunkhouse can accommodate groups of up to 16 people and has a fully equipped kitchen.

Leith Hill Tower and Countryside

History

Aerial view of Leith Hill Tower

Leith Hill Tower

A climb up the 78 steps to the top of Leith Hill Tower is well worth it. The top of the tower is the highest point in South East England. From here you can see the London skyline and the sea sparkling through Shoreham Gap.

Leith Hill Place in Surrey

Leith Hill Place: early history 

Leith Hill Place - once home of the English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams - sits quietly among rolling parkland and beautiful woodland.

Leith Hill Tower and Countryside

Get involved

Volunteers taking a break from gardening

Join the team 

Our regular team of volunteers help us manage the land on and around Leith Hill. With new tasks to complete each week there are hundreds of ways to join in.

Leith Hill Tower and Countryside

Our work

Mature coppice growth in Elgins

Hurdle Making at Leith Hill 

Did you know that hurdle making has been going on for many years near Leith Hill? How about finding out more and perhaps going on a workshop to have a go yourself?