Box Hill and the Stepping Stones
Time & Location
About the Event
Distance: 9.5 miles (15 km)
Rating: 7/8 out of 10
Ascent: 500 metres
Hiking time: About 4.5 to 5 hours of actual hiking
Beware! This hike can be very difficult, principally if you have bad knees, but if your knees are fine then you must come to get your arse kicked by some hills.
8 miles may not sound like a lot, but Box Hill is all about the hills.
Lots of hills.
Very, very steep hills.
Lots and lots of very, very steep hills.
In this hike we will climb some very steep hills, to get you back in shape.
WHAT YOU WILL SEE:
Cross over the Stepping Stones
Salomon's Memorial offering a fine viewpoint to the south.
The South Downs can be seen in the far distance and this is a view worth taking in before the walk proper begins.
We will zig-zag through Box Hill, climbing and descending around five hills.
Guided walk by a qualified and experienced hiking leader
Travel and anything not mentioned above
Victoria station at 10 am
WHAT TO BRING
Packed lunch (or buy in one of the service stations)
Clothes appropriate for the weather
Hiking shoes or trainers
Backpack for your things
Plenty of water
A WhatsApp group will be set up a few days before the trip where the final details will be given to you. Keep checking your messages on your email account including the spam box for the link to the group.
1 - It is your responsibility to ensure you check messages on this event and emails sent to you before the trip starts and up to the morning of the trip.
Make sure the email we have for you is one that you actually check often and check your spam box.
On occasions, meeting location, time and other details might have to be changed and the event could also be cancelled last minute in case of extreme weather or other unexpected events.
2 - A full refund will be issued only if we cancel the whole trip.
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