As the leaves turn vibrant shades of red and orange, there is no better time to embark on such a fun-filled autumn adventure in the New Forest. Pumpkin Picking has become a must-do activity by locals and visitors alike during the autumn season!

Put on your cosiest sweater, grab your boots and head out with friends and family to enjoy this delightful event. Wander through a variety of pumpkins, from the classic orange type to quirky gourds, take part in additional seasonal activities and make sure you capture the moment with photos to post on your Instagram feed!

pumpkins sunnyfieldsImage - Sunnyfields Farm 

Book tickets for Pumpkin Time at Sunnyfields Farm, taking place on selected dates from 7 to 29 October! Embrace the best autumn has to offer at this wonderful local farm, where you will be immersed in a top pumpkin experience, with pumpkin picking, tractor rides, photo opportunities and make sure you check out their amazing Nightmare Before Christmas pumpkin display. It’s a fantastic day out for families, plus dogs are welcome on leads too.

Or take a trip to New Forest Pumpkin Patch in Lymington for a super spooktacular family day out! From 7 to 29 October, dive into the pumpkin patch and stroll through rows of colourful pumpkins until you find your perfect one! There’s also a bunch of additional seasonal activities too, including pumpkin bowling, pumpkin catapults, zorbing and much more.

PumpkinsImage - New Forest Pumpkin Patch

Other great locations for pumpkin picking include Cat & Fiddle Farm and Sopley Farm!

There may even be delicious autumnal delights available onsite at the picking patches too that will warm your heart and taste buds. Or turn your picked pumpkins into tasty treats when you get back home!

Pumpkins Cat and fiddle
Image - Cat & Fiddle Farm 

Enjoy the thrilling activities, create cherished seasonal memories, and support local farms during a memorable pumpkin picking experience in the New Forest.