Autumn in The New Forest
The New Forest comes alive with rich reds and golden hues under the autumn canopy making it the perfect excuse to come and explore what this beautiful seasonal show can offer.
Last year brought one of the most impressive displays of autumn colours in 80 years - to rival even the Canadian fall - due to the New Forest's unique mix of ancient, ornamental and native trees. Expectations are high again for this year.
|Tue 15 Nov - Sat 24 Dec||Christmas Gift Vouchers at New Forest Activities|
|Tue 6 Dec||Christmas Wreath Workshop at Lepe Country Park|
|Tue 6 Dec||Hythe Market at Hythe|
|Sat 3 - Fri 23 Dec||Longdown Farm Christmas Barn at Longdown Activity Farm|
|Wed 7 Dec||Christmas Wreath Workshop at Lepe Country Park|
|Wed 7 Dec||New Milton Street Market at New Milton|
|Wed 7 Dec||Ringwood Town Market at Ringwood|
|Thu 8 - Sun 11 Dec||Christmas Tree Festival at St John the Baptist|
|Thu 8 Dec||Christmas Wreath Workshop at Lepe Country Park|
|Thu 8 - Sat 10 Dec||Father Christmas at Furzey Gardens|
Choose from 80 expert-led walks through beautiful autumn landscapes at the New Forest Walking Festival 2016.
The Walking Festival is spread over a fortnight from 15 to 30 October 2016, including half term, and includes Wildlife Walks, History Hikes, Activity Walks, Family Adventures, Accessible Walks, Shorter Strolls and Longer Walks.
Led by the New Forest National Park Authority and partner organisations, the Walking Festival is the perfect opportunity to discover more about the National Park, with guidance from friendly and knowledgeable walk leaders to help walkers of all ages unlock the secrets of the Forest.
Most of the guided walks are accessible by public transport, and many are free or discounted if you arrive by bus, train, bike or on foot. Book your walk today at www.newforestnpa.gov.uk/walkingfestival
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