Buckler’s Hard riverside path reopens

Buckler’s Hard riverside path reopens

The popular footpath from Buckler’s Hard to Beaulieu, alongside the Beaulieu River, has reopened to walkers after two years. It means there are now two riverside loops for walkers to enjoy the tranquility and stunning birdlife on the Beaulieu River. The riverside walk...
On the trail of the New Forest Unicorn

On the trail of the New Forest Unicorn

A new children’s book, inspired by the New Forest’s iconic ponies, makes for an original way to explore the national park. New Forest resident Carole Smith came up with the idea for Have You Seen The New Forest Unicorn? during the Covid pandemic lockdowns....
New Forest Walking and Cycling Festival 2023

New Forest Walking and Cycling Festival 2023

The 2023 New Forest Walking and Cycling Festival is under way, with a theme of inclusivity.   This year the festival runs for two weeks from 14-29 October, with plenty of expert-guided walks for all interests and abilities, such as wildlife, heritage, arts, and...
New rules come into force in New Forest

New rules come into force in New Forest

This summer, residents and visitors are being encouraged to make sure they know about new measures in the New Forest. The district council has introduced two new Public Space Protection Orders (PSPOs), supported by Forestry England, the New Forest National Park...