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40+ Great Walking Routes in the New Forest

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Number of results: 43

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  1. Add Janesmoor Pond to your Itinerary

    Janesmoor Pond

    300 Metres
    This is an easy walk around the Pond, enjoying the views of the water. Janesmoor Pond is also a great area to enjoy a picnic.

  2. 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.

  3. Milford Food Trail

    2.6 miles or 3.3. miles
    For some fresh sea air, try this spectacular coastal walk along Hurst Spit, leading to Hurst Castle. The walk also passes through the picturesque village of Keyhaven with its fishing boats and sailing yachts. Along the way…

  4. 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.

  5. Add Walhampton Monument Trail to your Itinerary

    Walhampton Monument Trail

    Lymington

    3.2 miles (5.1 km)
    Visit the monument to Admiral Sir Harry Burrard-Neale (1765-1835), a prominent Naval officer and former MP for Lymington who was greatly admired for the chages he brought to the town.


    This walk also enjoys good views over the…

  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 North Taste Trail to your Itinerary

    North Taste Trail

    15 miles
    Start your walk off with a delicious breakfast at The Hyde-out Café, from here follow the directions where you will end up at Fritham Village, which is a great place to spot the pigs during Pannage Season. You will also pass by The Royal…

  8. 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.

  9. 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…

  10. 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.

  11. Burley Food Trail

    3.3 Miles or 5 Miles
    On this trail, you’ll get the chance to experience a taste of New forest Cider, traditional sweets and handmade fudge.

  12. 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.

  13. 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…

  14. 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.

  15. Add Keyhaven to your Itinerary

    Keyhaven

    1.9 Miles
    Keyhaven is approached from Milford-on-Sea. It is a small village with a very pretty
    harbour. There are easy walks along the sea wall with views of Keyhaven harbour, the
    Isle of Wight and Hurst Spit. The area is a good spot for bird…

  16. Add Blackwater: Heartwood Trail to your Itinerary

    Blackwater: Heartwood Trail

    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.

  17. Add Ashurst stroll to your Itinerary

    Ashurst stroll

    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…

  18. 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.

  19. 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…

  20. Brook to Minstead Village

    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…

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