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Easter Egg Hunts In The New Forest

Easter weekend starts on the 3rd of April this year, and with the children having time off from school you might be thinking of ways to keep them entertained. Throughout the New Forest there is an array of Easter themed activities for you and the whole family to enjoy.

If you are looking for a great day out then why not visit Beaulieu Motor Museum who are holding an Easter Egg-stravaganza between now and Monday the 19th of April. Younger visitors can enjoy a ‘hare-brained’ Easter trail and collect a sweet treat at the end, whilst also enjoying the museum, gardens and much more!

Longdown Activity Farm are holding fun Easter trails and activities for the whole family, why not head down and see if you can find the clutches of eggs. With varying levels of Easter trails for different ages, everyone will have a fantastic Easter weekend at Longdown. Remember the baby chicks, goats and Easter rabbits will also be around to pet, stroke and feed.

Between the 3rd and 6th of April you can also pop on down to Exbury Gardens to enjoy the fantastic day out organised for the family. See if you can spot the Easter bunnies hiding in the woodlands as you enjoy a fantastic ride around the gardens on the railway. Everyone will have fun on this fantastic day out, with lots of surprises in store and lots for the adults to enjoy.

For families looking for adventure then try visiting Avon Tyrell Activities Centre on Easter Sunday and have fun across 65 acres of grounds. With face painting, decorating sweet boxes, challenges and activities – The Avon Tyrell Easter egg hunt is perfect for active families. Finish the day with coffee and cake on the terrace.

Remember to keep an eye out for all the Easter related events and activities available throughout the forest this spring. Check out the Easter fun day in Ringwood, or even the Easter nature trail at Blachford Lakes Centre & Wildlife Reserve. Why not celebrate Easter by taking part in the New Forest Activities Canoe Easter Egg Hunt. You can also follow the Superworm Trail everyday at Bolderwood during the Easter Holidays, there is no need to book and the trail booklet costs just £3.50.

With events to suit all types of budgets, make sure you check out our latest Easter events so you don’t miss out this Easter holiday.

Easter Events

Sun 2 Aug 2015

Lymington 01590 644438

 
 
 

Sat 28 Mar - Sun 6 Sep 2015

Lyndhurst 0300 680400

 
 
 

Sun 2 Aug 2015

Fordingbridge 01725 518541

 
 
 

Thu 30 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015

Lyndhurst 023 8028 2098

 
 
 
Ladies Kayaking Evening

Wed 29 Apr - Tue 25 Aug 2015

Beaulieu 01590612377

 
 
 

Sat 25 Jul - Sat 8 Aug 2015

Milford on Sea 01590 644707

 
 
 

Sat 11 Jul - Sat 12 Sep 2015

Lyndhurst 023 8028 3444