The New Forest boasts an impressive array of
"Please drive slow for the ponies"
Take the family on a wildlife adventure in the heart of the New Forest and spend the whole day learning about the Forest’s grazing animals and some from further afield.
This full day plan is great for families and is split between Longdown Activity Farm and the New Forest Wildlife Park.
Catch the train to Ashurst and take advantage of the eco-friendly bus routes. And after a full day of wildlife and family fun, why not visit one the family-friendly New Forest Hotel for dinner.
Download the full day’s itinerary on the right hand side of this page.
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'Horse riders have open access to the New Forest, but to reduce damage to the ground please use tracks when it’s wet.'
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