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Family activities

The New Forest is a wonderful place for families to enjoy time together.

Family activities

The National Park's open countryside, villages and coast provide the ideal opportunity to explore the great outdoors: go on a country hike, play Pooh-sticks over a steam, try out a couple of cycle tracks, or buy an ice cream. Plus there are many visitor attractions to explore.
New Forest Tour

New Forest Tour

Wild play

Wild play

Date with Nature

Date with Nature

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'To reduce the risk of damaging wildfires, campfires are not permitted without the landowner’s permission.'

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