New Forest National Park Authority


Welcome to the unique New Forest National Park in southern England.

Find out what the New Forest National Park Authority and its partners are doing to protect this internationally-important landscape, plus things to do and places to visit.

Our office opening times and contact details can be found here.

Latest news

New Forest photo contest attracts record number of entries

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A bellowing stag, highland cattle and brightly-coloured fungi were the prize winners in the autumn edition of the ‘Seasonal Snaps’ photo contest, which received a record number of entries.

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The Magic Of Christmas – a family walk to discover our Christmas customs


Why do we decorate our homes with holly and ivy, and what is a ‘Yule log’? Discover our ancient Christmas customs and traditions on a guided experience in the New Forest

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