Walk su100 Leith Hill from Friday Street

The highest point in Surrey

At 994m (965ft) Leith Hill is not only the highest point in Surrey but the highest point in South East of England. On a clear day you can see 13 counties as well as St Paul's Cathedral and the English Channel from the top of the tower.


Route outline for walk su100:

- Friday Street  -   Abinger Common  -   Abinger Bottom  -   The Greensand Way  -   Leith Hill  -   Shakes Hill  -   Whitberry Hill  -   Stable Copse  -   Bushy Wood  -   Friday Street.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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The highest point of this walk is Leith Hill at 295m (968ft). At 994m (965ft) Leith Hill is not only the highest point in Surrey but the highest point in South East of England. On a clear day you can see 13 counties as well as St Paul's Cathedral and the English Channel from the top of the tower. Leith Hill is classified as a Marilyn (135th highest in England, 1381st highest in the UK).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 146
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 187
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk su100 Leith Hill from Friday Street

In no particular order . . .

Friday Street

Friday Street

Photo: Colin Featherstone (1)

Waterfall near Stable Copse

Waterfall near Stable Copse

Photo: Colin Featherstone (4)

Tower on the summit of Leith Hill

Tower on the summit of Leith Hill

Photo: Colin Featherstone (3)

Lake at Friday Street

Lake at Friday Street

Photo: Colin Featherstone (5)

Sculpture on the summit of Leith Hill

Sculpture on the summit of Leith Hill

Photo: Colin Featherstone (2)

The view from Leith Hill

The view from Leith Hill

Photo: Dale Askew (1)

The view from Leith Hill

The view from Leith Hill

Photo: Mary Hughes (1)


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