Walking in the New Forest

The area is a wonderful place to explore on foot. We have written extensively about where to go.

Walk the beaches. Here’s our guide. Read more. 

Head off for a picnic here. Find someone else there? Then head on a bit further. Read more here. 

Get Lost and Enjoy It – getting off the beaten track is a joy. These are our ideas for the ‘lesser known New Forest’…. take a pocket picnic and travel light. Stop where the mood takes you.
Read more here. 

Go find some rope swings – worried about the virus on the swing – then take gloves for the kids. Read more here. 

Dog walks – more walking options. Plenty here – Read more.

The Forest in the Fall – it’s not autumn but this guide will get you out to remote places. Read more.

Winter Walks Guide – it’s not winter either – but these places are usually quiet. Read more here. 

Dave Ford – the walker and You Tuber – he records his walks and has masses to add with historical and local knowledge. Well worth a watch before you come. Read about Dave here. 

Henry Szwinto, photographer, will take you on a walking safari to learn how to use your iphone to capture nature. Read more about him here.

Deer in the New Forest, by Henry Szwinto

Deer in the New Forest, by Henry Szwinto

Milford on Sea beach

Milford on Sea beach