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New Forest National Park

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BEAUTIFUL COUNTRYSIDE

I love visiting the New Forest National Park and enjoy walking various different trails. There are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Valerie B
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Poole, United Kingdom
Great For Cycling

Great Day spent in a cycling in the new forest. We did a 50km circuit from Lyndhurst to Lymington... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EpsomSmith
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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The New Forest National Park is truly unique. It’s a ‘world capital’ for wildlife with a huge diversity of rare plants and animals– one of the reasons why it was made a National Park in 2005. A place of outstanding natural beauty, the unique...more
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High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest National Park Hampshire SO43 7NY, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It would be the best of you’re cycling around the area to get the most out of it.But however,it’s a great place to explore most especially horses and other animals.The family had a wonderful time.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There were so many ponies around today, very friendly and approachable. We had a drive through the New Forest to see the ponies then went in to Lyndhurst for a cream tea and a look around the shops. Time very well spent.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love visiting the New Forest National Park and enjoy walking various different trails. There are car parks at convenient points and cyclists are also well catered for. There are New Forest ponies, Fallow Deer and other species of deer which are interesting to watch....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Day spent in a cycling in the new forest. We did a 50km circuit from Lyndhurst to Lymington for Lunch and back. Message me if you want the circuit. See other reviews for where to stay and eat.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a amazing night here with my hubby would recommend to anyone a lot of people ask and I’ve told them the ones I’ve been to and really loved

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank susangK7924PJ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

New Forest has quite big open field to walk around. Easily you can come across animals (horse, donkey) while walking. Also a few nice villages are nearby within walk-able distances.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank dtzhaojie
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Free roaming animals everywhere, horses, ponies, donkeys, cows, and pigs I even saw a peacock! A place like no other, and so much to see and do as well as enjoying the scenery

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tobie_airey3
Reviewed March 8, 2019

We were so lucky to see so much wildlife in a circular trip from Lyndhurst through Beaulie and back. It rained but that didn’t dampen our spirits.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Violet250951
Reviewed February 25, 2019

We enjoyed our long walks and amazing views. Ponies and horses running around - amazing to see. please from another world

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank slawhul
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

A fantastic place for active people looking to run or walk. So many trails. A must if in hampshire and have some spare time

Date of experience: February 2019
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pkhappy
January 12, 2019|
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Response from Thrisher | Reviewed this property |
There could be some snow but it will be beautiful if it does. The ponies, donkeys and deer are there all the time. They are everywhere they just go where they please. Such a beautiful place enjoy your visit.
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Chrys N
July 11, 2018|
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Response from Asrj76 | Reviewed this property |
If you go off route you will see much more of the wild ponies , cows, bulls and donkeys. The main entrance near the mailman’s pub, don’t go along the main road you will be routed on, turn left and travel past the cross you... More
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654karind
May 30, 2018|
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Response from Ann D | Reviewed this property |
Bit late but might help next time. Rhinefield. It has marked walks from short to long. Beautiful area
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