New Forest Blog

Guest blog: Jaunt-ebikes hire and experiences

Discover the joy of exploring the New Forest e-bike style; an exhilarating adventure, for everyone Are you eager to explore the great outdoors on two wheels but don’t fancy getting hot and sweaty or dealing with a sore bottom from a ‘butter knife’ seat? If so, you’re not alone! Say hello to our June…

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Top places to swim in the New Forest

There’s no better way to cool off on a hot summer’s day than with a refreshing dip. Fortunately, the magical New Forest offers over 40 miles of serene shoreline and beaches, as well as several hotels boasting sparkling outdoor pools. Here’s our guide to finding the perfect swimming spot for you…

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Celebrating Father's Day in the New Forest

On Sunday 16 June, we celebrate dads here in the New Forest! Whether your father figure is your dad, grandad, stepdad, or another significant role model, you'll find plenty of ways to spoil them. Here are some special activities to make this Father’s Day unforgettable. Unique day trips Treat your…

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Tick tips for walking in the New Forest

Planning a picnic, walk or outdoor activity in the magical New Forest? Then listen up, because we’ve got some helpful information on how to avoid an encounter with one of the New Forest’s least lovely inhabitants – ticks! Members of the arachnid family, ticks are tiny, spider-like insects the size…

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A guide : The New Forest by train

Jump aboard the train to the New Forest and step into the fresh air of this charming location, full of wonderful places to explore and free roaming animals to spot. Not only is using the train a brilliant way to get to the New Forest, but it’s also handy to travel around when you’re here and hop…

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Fun things to do with teenagers in the New Forest

It can be tricky to know what to do with teenagers at times. If you are looking for days out to remember or ways to burn off some energy, there are some fantastic attractions and activities here in the New Forest that are geared up for teenagers. Here are some of our top things to do with teenagers…

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D-Day 80th Anniversary events in the New Forest

D-Day, which took place on 6 June 1944, was a pivotal World War II military operation that marked the beginning of the Allied invasion of Nazi-occupied Europe, known as Operation Overlord. The operation involved a massive amphibious assault by Allied forces on the beaches of Normandy, France, and it…

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Get your paws set for the ultimate doggy weekend

Staged in the beautiful Burley Park in the New Forest on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd June, Dogstival is gearing up for a totally epic weekend for dogs and dog-lovers. Crowned ‘Best Pet Day Out in the UK’ award, Dogstival leads the pack as having the most ‘have a go’ activities than any other doggy…

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Top things to do this June in the New Forest

Flaming June is just around the corner bringing with it the longest days of the year and (hopefully) some much needed sunshine. Make the most of the daylight by taking part in some amazing New Forest experiences. Whether soaring through the treeline on a zipline at one of our outdoor activity…

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