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40+ Great Walking Routes in the New Forest

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Number of results: 47

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  1. Brook to Minstead Village

    Location:

    Bramshaw

    7.2 miles (11.6 km)
    Visit the Rufus Stone to discover the mystery surrounding the death of King William II. The route then follows quiet country lanes to the unspoilt village of Minstead where the famous detective writer and spiritualist Sir Arthur…

  2. Add Solent Way Walk to your Itinerary

    Solent Way Walk

    60 Miles
    The Solent Way is a long distance coastal walk, starting from the seaside town of Milford-on-Sea and finishing at Emsworth Harbour. Along the way you can enjoy shingle beaches, exhilarating views, deserted coastal marshes, promenades,…

  3. Add Whitefield Moor: Shorter Loop to your Itinerary

    Whitefield Moor: Shorter Loop

    Location:

    Brockenhurst

    1 mile (1.6 km)
    Starting from Whitefield Moor car park, this walk passes along gravel tracks through a variety of habitats around Ober Water - including heathland with gorse and bog, grassland, natural and formerly enclosed woodland, and Ober Water…

  4. Add Ashlett Creek to Calshot Spit to your Itinerary

    Ashlett Creek to Calshot Spit

    Location:

    Fawley

    2.8 miles (4.5 km)
    This walk is great for families with young children, starting from Fawley town centre and following a pretty country lane with views over Southampton Water to the small and historic inlet of Ashlett Creek. It then passes the…

  5. Add Whitefield Moor: Longer Loop to your Itinerary

    Whitefield Moor: Longer Loop

    Location:

    Brockenhurst

    1.6 mile (2.6 km)
    Starting from Whitefield Moor car park, this walk takes you further along the Ober Water than the yellow route, giving more time to soak up the beautiful scenery and atmosphere of this beautiful stream and its surroundings.

  6. Add Hale and Woodgreen to your Itinerary

    Hale and Woodgreen

    Location:

    Woodfalls

    5.7 miles (9 km)
    The route starts at Woodfalls and follows a section of the Avon Valley Path through fields and woods to the charming village of Hatchet Green. You then pass Hale House and St Mary's Church before walking alongside the peaceful River…

  7. Add Lyndhurst to your Itinerary

    Lyndhurst

    Discover Lyndhurst's rich heritage, as you stroll through the village. There's lots of local pubs for you to grab something delicious to eat or just have a beverage.

  8. Add Cadmans Pool to your Itinerary

    Cadmans Pool

    1.4 Miles, 0.9 Mile, 500 Metres
    Great for picnics during your gentle walk, or just to sit and enjoy the view of the Pool.

  9. Add Blackwater: Heartwood Trail to your Itinerary

    Blackwater: Heartwood Trail

    Location:

    Brockenhurst

    0.7 miles (1.1 km)
    An easy waymarked walk through the Arboretum to experience the woodland and take in the variety of tree species. There are regular seats with backs to rest on along this route.

  10. Add Ashurst stroll to your Itinerary

    Ashurst stroll

    Location:

    SOUTHAMPTON

    2.8 miles (4.5 km)
    From Ashurst railway station this short and easy walk explores a variety of landscapes that characterise the New Forest. The route first takes you past open Forest lawns where ponies graze and through Churchplace Inclosure, a…

  11. Add Godshill and Castle Hill to your Itinerary

    Godshill and Castle Hill

    Location:

    Fordingbridge

    2.6 miles (4.2 km), 3.6 miles (5.8 km) with detour
    This walk takes you along quiet field and woodland paths to the site of an Iron Age hill fort. It then continues to a stream-side hamlet on the edge of Castle Hill. There are views across the…

  12. Add Avon Valley Walk to your Itinerary

    Avon Valley Walk

    34 Miles
    This walking route will take you from Salisbury - one of the most beautiful cathedral cities in England - to Christchurch Priory and the sea.

  13. Add Reptile Centre to your Itinerary

    Reptile Centre

    1.4 Miles or 1.1 Miles
    The reptile pits are easy to view for small children and from a wheelchair. Best visited on a warm summer day when the reptiles are more active.

  14. Add Blackwater: Tall Trees Trail to your Itinerary

    Blackwater: Tall Trees Trail

    Location:

    Brockenhurst

    1.4 miles (2.3 km)
    Stimulate your senses on this short trail around the Forestry Commission's Blackwater Arboretum, with its small but nationally important collection of trees from all over the world. Sensory information boards along the trail…

  15. Add Boldre Village Walk to your Itinerary

    Boldre Village Walk

    Location:

    Brockenhurst

    4.3 miles (6.9 km)
    Beginning in the pretty village of Boldre, this is a peaceful and varied walk through country lanes, farmland and an ancient woodland nature reserve. The route is dotted with traditional Forest properties and visits St John the…

  16. Add Lymington Marshes Trail to your Itinerary

    Lymington Marshes Trail

    Location:

    Lymington

    3.7 miles (6 km)
    Walk along the Quayside for river views followed by the coastal marshes of the Lymington-Keyhaven Nature Reserve. This is one of several Rail Trail routes running from Brockenhurst or Lymington railway stations.

  17. Add Hatchet Pond to your Itinerary

    Hatchet Pond

    1.9 Miles or 1 Mile
    Hatchet Pond is the largest area of fresh water in the New Forest. It is very beautiful and can be enjoyed on these easy trails.

  18. Add Buckland Rings Trail to your Itinerary

    Buckland Rings Trail

    Location:

    Brockenhurst

    6.8 miles (10.9 km)
    From the village of Brockenhurst this walk passes through Roydon Woods nature reserve over Setley Plain and onto Buckland Rings, the site of a former Iron Age hill fort near Lymington.

  19. Add Rufus Stone to your Itinerary

    Rufus Stone

    0.2 Miles
    The Rufus Stone is a very short walk from the car park on a good gravel path and the legend on the stone is worth the effort.

  20. Bolderwood: Jubilee Grove Trail

    1 mile (1.6 km)
    Starting from Bolderwood car park this meandering route leads you past the deer fields and some majestic trees, the oldest of which date back to 1860. Unfortunately a large number of trees were lost in the Great Storms of 1987 and…

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