GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Blackheath Common

2 miles (4 km)

This large area of heathland and woodland near Albury is very popular with walkers and cyclists. There's 250 acres to explore on a myriad of footpaths and bridleways. The area consists of lowland heathland, woodland and acid grassland.
You can park at the Blackheath car park on Blackheath Lane to start your outing. Chilworth railway station is also just to the north of the common. This is another good start point if you are coming by public transport. The paths then take you across the common and through Blackheath Forest. There's some nice sandy paths and lots of pretty heather to look out for in the late summer.
It's easy to extend your walking in this lovely area. You can follow the Downs Link to St Martha's Hill. It's a couple of miles to the north of the common with the path passing Chilworth Manor on the way. From the 574 feet (175m) hill summit there are great views over the North Downs.
Other footpaths head north east from the common taking you to Albury Park. The 150 acre estate includes parkland, woodland and pretty lakes.

Blackheath Common Postcode

GU4 8RB - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Blackheath Common OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Blackheath Common Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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