Winter walks at Runnymede

When the days are shorter and the weather turns frosty, there's nothing quite like a wintry walk to refresh your senses. Don't forget to bring your wellies or boots as some of the paths may be very muddy.


Runnymede, Surrey

Egham to Runnymede countryside circular walk

Walk from Egham railway station to Runnymede and back again. Escape the crowds and take a wander through ancient woodlands and wetlands on this circular walk.

The Heathland at Simons Wood, Finchampstead Ridges, Surrey
Walking trail

Simon's Wood trail 

Explore Simon's Wood wet woodland and lowland heath habitats, providing an increasingly rare habitat for many birds and invertebrates. An easy level walk great for little legs.

The steps up to the John F Kennedy memorial at Runnymede in Surrey


Runnymede is home to a selection of memorials which commemorate freedom and liberty. Follow our map and see what you can discover on your walk through the meadows.

Planning your visit 

The Memorials car park is open 363 days each year, closing only on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Our cafe is open year-round too, but please check the website for times and days.

Fishing and mooring

Seasonal fishing and mooring permits can be purchased using a card from the Estate Office in North Lodge.