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

Make a difference to countryside access in the New Forest

walking festival 2014

Members are being sought for the New Forest Access Forum, which gives advice on improving access for walking, horse riding, cycling and other outside recreation in and around the New Forest.

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What's on

Digital wildlife photography - birds


Explore the beauty of wild birds through photography. Bring your own camera, whether it is a DSLR or bridge camera and learn how to take beautiful photographs of birds.

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Walking routes

Choose from more than 25 free walking routes across the New Forest


National Park Blog

Keep up to date with the latest from behind the scenes at the New Forest National Park

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