Walbury Hill

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  • Walbury Hill is claimed to be the highest natural point in the South East being 3 metres higher than Leith Hill in Surrey.

    It lies between Combe and Inkpen and is famous for the Iron Age Hill Fort called Walbury Camp and Combe Gibbet which stands on Gallows Down!

    The hill fort is an iron age enclosure with evidence of prehistoric farming close by suggesting that it was used for keeping cattle safe.  The banks and ditches are best seen from the car park. Some coins were found there but it is debatable whether they were lost by travellers using the route.

    It forms the starting point for the Wayfarers walk which is about six miles long and takes your through the highest villages in the area giving you fantastic views of Hampshire and the Kennet Valley. It is a wonderful walk but a bit taxing and you’ll need to take refreshments and a mobile with you! 

  • Walbury Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 12°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       51%  60%   3 mph
      7:34 am    6:10 pm
    Wednesday, Oct 18th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
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       68%  98%   4 mph
      7:35 am    6:08 pm

    Thursday, Oct 19th
     Light rain and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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       71%  99%   13 mph
      7:37 am    6:06 pm
    Friday, Oct 20th
     Rain in the evening and overnight and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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       81%  61%   11 mph
      7:39 am    6:04 pm

    Saturday, Oct 21st
     Windy throughout the day and partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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       81%  51%   19 mph
      7:41 am    6:02 pm
    Sunday, Oct 22nd
     Breezy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    12
       34%  55%   14 mph
      7:42 am    6:00 pm

    Monday, Oct 23rd
     Light rain in the morning and afternoon and breezy throughout the day.
     
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    15
       76%  100%   19 mph
      7:44 am    5:58 pm
    Tuesday, Oct 24th
     Breezy in the morning and rain overnight.
     
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    13
       59%  100%   15 mph
      7:46 am    5:56 pm

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