Archery, Crossbows & Axe Throwing New Forest

Type:Outdoor Pursuits Centre

Insight Actvities, Featherdown Farm, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 3DA

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Insight Activities run authentic woodland activities from a gorgeous private woodland in the New Forest - We specialise in Archery, Rifle Crossbows, Axe Throwing, Archery Combat Tag, Bushcraft skills, Giant Catapults. Everybody welcome....

We are a small owner operated company with outstanding customer feedback, please see our Tripadvisor page. Certificate of excellence 2016, 2017. We are also the official outdoor activity provider for the National Trust, Purbeck & Swanage

We have a gorgeous private woodland in the New Forest, just 25 mins from Bournemouth, 30 mins from Southampton, 20 mins from Salisbury, 10 mins from Ringwood and 20 mins from Lyndhurst.

Ideal for couples / stag / hen / families / corporate groups. 

Archery, Crossbows, & Axes in the New Forest - woodland shooting ranges

Our most popular session is the 'Medieval Trio' - 2.5hrs of Archery, Rifle Crossbows and Axe Throwing for £30pp.

Family Activities New Forest - Archery from ages 6+

Crossbows, Axe Throwing and Archery Tag ages 12+

Dog friendly activities New Forest - well behaved dogs welcome. 

Fun activities for competitive couples in the New Forest

Woodland Archery New Forest, Hampshire

The Insight Activities archery range is located in rustic private woodland in the new Forest. We also have a sister woodland site in Tolpuddle Dorset. Both ranges have a full range of recurve bows and rifle crossbows. It’s the perfect activity for all ages (6+)

Stag and Hen events New Forest - we specialise in fun activities for stag and hen parties.1/2 and full day packages available.

Archery Tag New Forest Hampshire

We are now offering live team-based Archery Combat Tag in the New Forest and also in Dorset. Our archery combat games combine specifically designed ‘tagging’ arrows with traditional, full power, recurve bows- the ultimate archery experience

Archery combat Tag in the New Forest. Just 25 mins from Bournemouth. Archery meets paintball- the most fun you're ever likely to have with a bow and arrow! Ideal for Stag / Hen / Families / Social Groups / Corporate events Also fully mobile

Zombie Killing New Forest & Dorset - Shoot Zombies with our powerful magnified scope Rifle Crossbows

Calling all Walking Daed Fans....

We are based in a rustic woodland, toilets and water available.

Guide Prices

£20pp for a 2hr Archery session. (Ages 6+)

£25pp for a 2.5hr Archery with Crossbows or Axe Throwing session. (Ages 12+)

£30pp for a 2.5hr session of Archery with Crossbows and Axe Throwing (Ages 12+)


Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • Children welcome

COVID-19 Response

  • 1m distancing in place
  • 2m distancing in place
  • Advance booking essential
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Open now
  • Outside seating
  • Pets welcome during COVID-19 restrictions


  • Facilities for groups


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Public toilets

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted



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    • Other AwardsGo New Forest Card Go New Forest Card 2020
    • Other AwardsGo New Forest Member Go New Forest Member 2018

    Opening Times

    * We are available for bookings in the New Forest on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Weekends. PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL.

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