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40+ Great Walking Routes in the New Forest

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Number of results: 45

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  1. 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.

  2. Add Copythorne and Cadnam Common to your Itinerary

    Copythorne and Cadnam Common

    Cadnam

    4 miles (6.5 km)
    This walk starts by passing St Mary's Church before winding through Copythorne Common and its interesting mix of woodland and open glades. The route then follows rhododendron and woodland edged tracks to the Cadnam River and the…

  3. Bolderwood: Radnor Trail

    1.9 mile (3.1 km)
    Once past the Radnor Stone, this trail passes through sweet chestnut, oak and beech dating from the 1860s. It then skirts the fenced boundary of Mark Ash Wood, an ancient and ornamental woodland, where you can see pollarded beech…

  4. Add Knightwood Oak to your Itinerary

    Knightwood Oak

    0.4 Mile
    On this walk you will end up at the wonderful Knightwood Oak, this tree is believed to be the largest Oak tree in the New Forest. Knightwood Oak is protected by a traditional cleft oak fence. Enjoy the surroundings on this very easy walk.

  5. Add Lyndhurst Parish Walk to your Itinerary

    Lyndhurst Parish Walk

    8.5 Miles
    Discover the beauty of the parish, start from the thriving village centre, out to Bolton’s Bench and on into the tranquillity beyond.

  6. Exbury Village and Lepe

    5.9 miles (9.3 km)
    Situated on the southern edge of the New Forest and a mile from the Solent coast, Exbury is a peaceful and beautiful village with a fascinating history and important war time links to Lepe and the build up to D-Day. The walk…

  7. Add Whitefield Moor: Longer Loop to your Itinerary

    Whitefield Moor: Longer Loop

    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.

  8. Add Burley Village Walk to your Itinerary

    Burley Village Walk

    Burley

    4.2 miles (6.8 km)
    This walk starts at the village centre before setting out on a circular walk around the edge of the village. There is a gentle uphill climb along Castle Hill Lane where there are good views across the Avon Valley; the perfect…

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. Add Godshill and Castle Hill to your Itinerary

    Godshill and Castle Hill

    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 Lymington Marshes Trail to your Itinerary

    Lymington Marshes Trail

    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.

  13. Add Ashlett Creek to Calshot Spit to your Itinerary

    Ashlett Creek to Calshot Spit

    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…

  14. Add Blackwater: Tall Trees Trail to your Itinerary

    Blackwater: Tall Trees Trail

    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 Sea Air Trail to your Itinerary

    Sea Air Trail

    5.5 Miles
    Starting at Lymington Marina, you will then follow the sea wall around the Nature Reserve to Keyhaven. You will then carry on to Milford on Sea and Hurst Castle.

  16. 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.

  17. Add Keyhaven Marshes to your Itinerary

    Keyhaven Marshes

    Milford on Sea

    3.5 miles (5.6 km)
    Along the route there are views across the Solent to the Isle of Wight and the Needles and opportunities to watch the ever-changing bird life of Keyhaven Marshes. The path then cuts inland to follow an ancient highway behind the…

  18. Add Blackwater: Tall Trees Arboretum Link to your Itinerary

    Blackwater: Tall Trees Arboretum Link

    Brockenhurst

    1.1 miles (1.8 km)
    This is an easy walk through woodland, passing through the Arboretum which houses a beautiful collection of trees from many countries. The walk passes Scrag Hill Nursery and ends with a stroll down a short section of the Tall…

  19. Add Sturt Pond to your Itinerary

    Sturt Pond

    1.9 Miles
    This is a great coastal walk from the Hurst Road East car park at Milford on Sea, past Sturt Pond, to Hurst Spit. This is a New Forest Access For All route.

  20. Add Hordle Cliffs to your Itinerary

    Hordle Cliffs

    2 Miles, 2.6 Miles
    The Hordle cliffs are just to the west of Milford-on-Sea village centre. There are excellent walks on a sealed surface of fine gravel embedded in tarmac, with wonderful views of the Solent and the Isle of Wight.

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