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Lovely walk

We parked in the car park near the cafe which was £3 for 4hrs which isn't bad. Headed onto the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
noproblemjamaica08
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Pulborough, United Kingdom
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Excellent Views

A fine vista, the Isle of Wight due south looking resplendent with Hurst Castle at the end of the... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2019
paul6543
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New Forest National Park Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Starting from Milford-on-Sea, this is a two-mile walk alongthe coast, ending at Hurst Castle, an ancient monument open year 'round, with a cafe. A ferry runs from the village of Keyhaven from Easter through summer months.
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South Baddesley Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We parked in the car park near the cafe which was £3 for 4hrs which isn't bad. Headed onto the beach first so our dog could have a paddle. There are lovely views of the Isle of Wight from the shoreline. There were lots of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 12, 2019

A fine vista, the Isle of Wight due south looking resplendent with Hurst Castle at the end of the spit.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2019

A stroll along the beach at Tanners Lane near Lymington is a delight. Tricky parking but not impossible.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 25, 2019

Wow. This is such a scenic walk. One of the best we have found in this country. We stayed at a local hotel who printed this walk off for us. So glad he did. We walked from Keyhaven and did 4 miles. The weather was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank smithy10smithy
Reviewed March 12, 2019

Parked in Milton on Sea by the beach and walked along to Hurst Castle using the Solent Way Walk which took us about an hour and a half at a relaxed pace. We picked a sunny February day and the views were spectacular! Highly recommended...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

One of our standard weekend walks starting from Lymington. Great views and good surface to walk on (pretty well maintained).

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

Drove out of Beaulieu headed down to Calshot , and Solent foreshore , plenty of safe parking , including free disabled spots , my wife was able to view the Isle of Wight towards Cowes whilst I walked the pebbled beach , a super scenic...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank kn0t4sail
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

First of many visits to come. Even though it was chilly we wanted to get the children out for some fresh air. What a perfect early morning walk. Provides great views of the Isle of White. A nice fresh breeze from the sea air, while...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank TopTravelerUK
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across the nature reserve, it was a misty morning, the fog horn was sounding, Hurst castle was slightly covered with mist, it looked magical,the walk round was very good met a load of walkers,and bird watchers, can't wait to go back

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

We walked along the shingle bank from Milford to Keyhaven and came back along the riverbank. It was windy and grey but very exhilarating. There were many families with children and dogs, a great atmosphere. We all slept very well that night.

Date of experience: August 2018
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travelercarol42
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I do not know. Try the tourist info in Lymington perhaps?
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September 1, 2015|
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The path is fairly open but be prepared to dismount to pass walkers and "twitchers" who stand in small groups. As far as I am aware there is no restriction as there are cyclists often on the footpath, just remember it is a... More
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