Winter walks in Surrey

Head out on a winter's walk in some of Surrey's best landscapes. Why not enjoy classic views across the landscape garden at Claremont or the winding paths and watery reflections at Winkworth Arboretum? Then warm up with something hot afterwards. There are lots of places to unwind on a winter walk in Surrey.

A white bench looking down on the amphitheatre and lake in the frost

Claremont Landscape Garden 

Take an invigorating walk around Claremont's historic royal landscape. With surprising twists and turns on every path, Claremont is a wonderful place for a frosty winter walk and a cosy cafe stop.

Winter walks at Hatchlands Park

Hatchlands Park 

Get your boots on, grab the kids or the dog, and head to Hatchlands for wonderful walking. Open every day of the festive period, apart from Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, we’ve got great waymarked walks for you to follow or just pick up a map and find your own path. Don't forget to stop by the Kitchen Cafe to warm up with a seasonal hot chocolate.

A view over the trees at Winkworth Arboretum

Winkworth Arboretum 

With its flourishing Winter Garden and twisting Holly Walk, this internationally significant landscape at Winkworth is a wonderful place for a stroll in the winter.

Walking the dog in the snow at Box Hill

Box Hill 

Box Hill and it's neighbouring sites are great places to explore this festive season. Pull on the Christmas jumper and step this way to feel energized and rejuvenated on the Surrey Hills.

A sweeping winter landscape with bare trees and blue skies
Walking trail

Winter walks at Polesden Lacey 

Try our Big Walk downloadable trail this winter. It’s the perfect way to get some fresh air and enjoy fabulous views across Ranmore Common and Denbies Hillside.

Swans on the river Wey, frosty towpath

Winter walks on the River Wey 

Step out on a winter walk along the River Wey towpath or off into the surrounding countryside. Take your pick from our downloadable self-guided trails.