行山勝地: 薩里郡 Hiking: Box Hill, Surrey

Box Hill 位於英格蘭東南部的薩里郡 (Surrey) 是一個受歡迎的行山勝地。Box Hill 是屬於薩里郡的綠化地帶 (Surrey Green Belt) ,所以受到保護不可以興建任何房屋。

對倫敦人來講 ,Box Hill是一個很受歡迎可以遠足一日的好地方。因為它是其中距離倫敦最近郊外地方之一。

開車:約30 分鐘至1小時 (取決於你在倫敦的位置)

乘搭火車:London Victoria至Box Hill & Westhumble 54-57分鐘

(成人£10.10 / £13.30,非繁忙時段來回車票08/2021)

London Waterloo至Box Hill & Westhumble 48 – 60分鐘

(成人£13.30,非繁忙時段來回車票08/2021)

許多居住在薩里郡(Surrey)的人會定期去Box Hill遠足。 通常,駕車大約需要30分鐘,乘火車大約需要30-60分鐘(取決於你住在哪裡)。



Box Hill is a popular hiking area in the south east of England in Surrey. Box Hill is in the Surrey Green Belt which is protected from any houses being built in this area.

This is one of the top day hiking trails for Londoners, as it is one of the closest countryside to London.

By car: 30 minutes to 1 hour depends where you are in London

By train: London Victoria to Box Hill & Westhumble – 54 - 57 minutes

(£10.10 a £13.30 adult off-peak return 08/2021)

London Waterloo to Box Hill & Westhumble – 48 – 60 minutes

(£13.30 adult off-peak return 08/2021)


Many people living in Surrey also pay regular visits to Box Hill for hiking. It normally takes around 30 minutes by car and 30 – 60 minutes by train (depends where you are).




Website for Box Hill National Trust:

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/box-hill

Different Trails 不同的行山路線

How to get to Box Hill 如何去Box Hill

Opening Times 開放時間






Box Hill & Westhumble Train Station 火車站







Box Hill Visitor Centre 遊客中心 Point 1

  • Toilets 廁所

  • Free tap water 食用水 (免費)

  • Rubbish bin 垃圾桶

  • Food Counter 小食亭

  • Ice cream van (summer) 雪糕車 (夏天)





Stepping Stone Trail踏石遠足徑

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/box-hill/trails/box-hill-stepping-stones-walk



Between Point 3 – 4: there are 275 steps to walk up to top of Box Hill

在第3至第4點之間有257級 (天梯) 可以上去 Box Hill山頂


Between Point 4 – 5: Stepping Stones across the River Mole


Autumn Season Scene

Remember not to cross the river during high tides! The stepping stones have disappeared!



Stepping Stones Footbridge

Autumn/ Winter Season with the rain – the footbridge river area becomes very muddy!




Point 6: Burford Meadow Entry




Point 7 – 8: The Whites (The area is makes out of chalk)

這個地理環境全是白堊


Autumn View: Enjoy the scene of red, yellow, green and brown leaves




Top of Box Hill (Box Hill Viewpoint)

Box Hill山頂





Autumn Scenery: The famous Box Hill Viewpoint and route towards Broadwood’s Tower


Happy Valley Circular Walk

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/box-hill/trails/box-hill-happy-valley-circular-walk


Broadwood’s Tower


Autumn Scenery: View looking back down from Broadwood’s Tower


Chestnuts Season! In the Surrey Hills area including Box Hill have many chestnuts available for hikers to pick. Watch out not to pick the poisonous conkers (horse chestnuts) which are rounder and bigger.