Explore the New Forest

Enjoy the best walks in the New Forest – with route suggestions, easy-to-follow descriptions, maps and GPX tracks.

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Walking routes

Tried-and-tested self-guided routes exploring the New Forest’s beautiful woodland, heaths and villages. Pick from locations around the forest with walks suited to all ages and abilities.

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Maps & Info

We’ve put in the legwork so you can enjoy a great walk in the forest – with all the information you need to know about weather, terrain, toilet stops and food and drink. 

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News and Features

Make the most of your visit to the New Forest with news of the latest events as well as hints and tips about walking in one of Britain’s most beautiful regions.

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Membership

Get the most out of our self-guided walks and downloads by being part of our membership scheme.

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Explore the New Forest with access to 30 stunning self-guided walking routes

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Stay on track with GPS-enabled location maps

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Essential information including terrain, toilet stops and public transport options for each walk

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News and Features

D-Day walks in the New Forest

D-Day walks in the New Forest

Eighty years on from D-Day, discover walking routes in the New Forest that reveal its remarkable role in World War Two.

Campsite Walks

Handy walking routes for camping or caravan sites

Buggy-friendly

Shorter routes for baby buggies and pushchairs

Train-to-train

Public transport options to make your visit car-free

Pub Walks

Enjoy traditional New Forest hospitality