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Walking

Walking is a wonderful way to see the New Forest National Park close up.

Walking

The National Park is home to many interesting walks that take you into the woods, by sea, over heath or by rivers and streams. Browse the New Forest's more than 30 of the best walking routes using our walking route finder. Please keep to the main tracks from March to July to protect rare ground nesting birds.
Accessible walks

Accessible walks

Walking Festival

Walking Festival

Dog walking

Dog walking

Dog Walking Code

Dog Walking Code

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'Please pick up after your dog and take bagged waste home if there is no litter bin.'

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