Winter walks in London and the South East

Discover the magical winter landscapes on your doorstep this season. From the ancient woodland of Runnymede in Surrey to the watery winter wonderland of Mottisfont in Hampshire - find a place to unwind and enjoy a winter walk in London and the South East.

Frosty river at Mottisfont, Hampshire

Hampshire 

Need to escape and blow the cobwebs away? Walk across ancient, wildlife-rich farmland at Mottisfont, through Hinton Ampner's majestic beech woods, or across wild expanses of New Forest heathland.

Runnymede at winter

Surrey 

Refresh your senses this New Year on a winter walk. Runnymede's historic landscape of protected ancient woodland and rolling hills is perfect for a winter walk, with stunning views and an abundant variety of wildlife.

Visitors walking in Morden Hall Park, London, in the winter. Morden Hall Park is a serene oasis in the heart of suburban London.

London 

Clear your head on a winter walk. From a gentle riverside stroll to Ham House in Richmond or a meander in the parkland of Morden Hall Park, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

The heather collection at Nymans

West Sussex 

Make the most of a winters day with a walk in the countryside. Marvel at the colourful winter woodland at Nymans. Bright sunny days highlight gentler hues of barks, the smooth grey beech, blushing pink birch and the rich rust colours of redwood glowing in the low winter sun.

Moon Bridge in the Greys Court estate in the winter sun

Berkshire 

Enjoy far-reaching frosty views over the rolling Chiltern Hills. Walk in the footsteps of the Brunner family with walks all around the estate at Greys Court.

Setting off for a walk in Knole Park

Kent 

From a parkland walk at Knole to a circular trail around the estate at Scotney, there's plenty of reason to get out and about this winter. Take a look at our winter walks in Kent.

The aviary in winter at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

Oxfordshire 

Escape the stuffy indoors and make the most of a bright winters day in the countryside. Find a place to unwind and enjoy a winter walk in the Oxfordshire area.

A lone walker silhoetted alongside St Catherine's Oratory on the Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight 

A walk across a magical frost covered landscape is the perfect way to warm through on a chill winter’s day. Wrap up warm and join one of our guided walks, or download one of our suggested trails.

Man walking across winter parkland scene

East Sussex 

From a countryside trail at Bateman's to a circular trail around the estate at Scotney, there's plenty of reason to get out and about this winter. Take a look at our seasonal walks in and around East Sussex.

Bridgewater Monument in winter at Ashridge herts

Buckinghamshire 

Why not wrap up warm and make the most of a bright winters day in the countryside? Don't let the cold put you off, just get out there and find a place to breathe the fresh air and unwind. There's so much to enjoy on a winter walk in the Chilterns.