Box Hill Olympic route

An 8 mile Olympic loop

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Follow in the trail of our great Olympian cyclists by taking this picturesque route throughout the Surrey Hills, with great views from the summit of Box Hill.

Please note that this route follows a dual carriageway but there is a cycling path alongside. This is a scenic road route, with a mixture of A & B roads, country lanes with some good hills. Also follows some of the Olympic Cycle Route.

Plan your route

Near the Burford Bridge Hotel 

At the Foot of Box Hill, Dorking RH5 6BX

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Box Hill & Westhumble station, RH5 6BT

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There is limited parking on street on London Road, and some free parking at Ryka’s Cafe which is open only during opening hours. Please check before travel.

Toilets Yes There are toilets along this route, including Ryka’s Cafe and the National Trust Box Hill cafe
Seating Yes Benches intermittent throughout the route
Gates Audit in progress
Stiles Audit in progress
Terrain Audit in progress.
Incline Yes This route has some steep inclines.
Waymarked No

  1. Starting at the Burford Bridge Hotel, turn back on yourself and go right on the roundabout along the A24. Follow the cycle path.
  2. When you reach the next roundabout at Givons Grove, turn right onto the Leatherhead By-Pass.
  3. At the Reigate Road roundabout, take the third exit following Reigate Road (B2033). Keep following this road as it becomes Mill Way and then Leech Lane. Continue following this road round to the right.
  4. Turn right along this road, continue along until reaching a junction and turn right following Headley Common Road. You will pass by Headley Heath and Headley Cricket Club. Follow this road.
  5. There will be a sharp right turn, take this along Boxhill Road. This road takes you along the top of Boxhill and offers picturesque views over the surrounding landscape and the Surrey Hills.
  6. Take this zig zag road until you reach Old London Road and the end of your journey.

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