Discovering Surrey's best Heathland
Date: Monday 28 September 2020
An easy 4 mile walk. Explore Surrey Wild Life Trust’s biggest heathland. (Countryfile Aug 9th). Pass the last Semaphore Tower and a hidden mausoleum. Get views of Boldermere.
Time: Arrive 10.15am for a 10.30pm start with finish around 1.00pm
Meet: Boldermere Car Park, Old Lane, just off A3. The Ockham Bites outdoor café is here.
Grid Ref TQ 076 588, nearest Postcode KT11 1NA
What 3 words address: stick.stop.bats
This is a fairly level walk through heathland to the only remaining Semaphore Tower on the line from the Admiralty to the fleet at Portsmouth. Then via the mausoleum hidden in the woods and cross the road to go by Boldermere, before returning to the start
Length: approx. 4 miles
Please note: There are no gates or stiles on this walk. The walk will be off-road. There is a short length of boardwalk. The
Land is sandy but the later part could get muddy after heavy rain so suitable footwear should be worn. The walk is suitable for well-behaved dogs on a lead.
Book via Surrey Hills Society website Events page www.surreyhillssociety.org/events/
Contact: Surrey Hills Society 07530 949302