Countryside in Surrey

We've got top spots for cycling, tranquil waterways and plenty of hills to climb across Surrey. Whether you want to picnic lazily or walk for hours, you're sure to find something to enjoy in the countryside we look after in Surrey.

Newark lock on the river Wey on a misty autumn morning

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Tranquil waterway running for nearly 20 miles through the heart of Surrey

A close up of daisies, with a view of Ranmore Common in the background

The estate 

Enjoy a peaceful walk in the woodland. Explore our wonderfully diverse 1400 acre estate to discover birds, butterflies, beautiful viewpoints and dappled shade.

A gentleman walks his two black labradors along a chalk path at Box Hill in winter

Box Hill

So much to explore

Enjoy great views as you stride along Denbies Hillside

Denbies Hillside

Dramatic and stunning chalk escarpment with panoramic views

A view of the West Front of Leith Hill Tower, Dorking, Surrey

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.

Celtic Cross at The Devils Punch Bowl

Hindhead Commons and the Devil's Punch Bowl

The gateway to the Surrey Hills.

Walkers love visiting Gatton Park

Reigate Hill and Gatton Park

A spectacular escarpment with sweeping views across the Weald

Witley Common enjoying late winter sunshine

Witley and Milford Commons

A rich and varied landscape buzzing with wildlife

Landscape view across fields at Swan Barn Farm

Swan Barn Farm

A quiet retreat of woodland and pasture only 30 seconds from Haslemere High Street

The Magna Carta memorial, Runnymede, Surrey

Visit Runnymede

Discover more about historic Runnymede and begin planning your visit.

Wellingtonia Avenue

Finchampstead Ridges, Berkshire

Discover the hidden gem of Finchampstead Ridges, one of the National Trust's oldest sites and home to an array of wildlife.