Use all your senses to explore the wonders of the New Forest on a wild play walk.
Ashurst Woods is the perfect location for families to discover more about the changing autumn scenery with games, challenges and story-telling. Learn more about the creatures of the Forest, the mystical fungi, and how to tell leaves apart on this fascinating guided walk.
This is an educational walk and there will be no collection of fungi to eat.
Event Organiser: New Forest National Park Authority
Contact Details: General enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org, on the day to Andy Brennan 07920 562750
Distance: 2 miles
Train from London/Southampton arrives at Ashurst at 10:40. Train from Weymouth/Bournemouth arrives at Ashurst at 10:40. Full details at www.nationalrail.co.uk
Forest Bus from Lymington bus station arrives at Ashurst train station at about 10:20, Forest Bus from Southampton arrives at Ashurst at around 10:45. Check www.forestbus.info for full details.
Return train to Southampton/London leaves Ashurst at 13:42. Return train to Bournemouth/Weymouth leaves Ashurst at 13:40. For full details check www.nationalrail.co.uk
Forest Bus return to Lymington bus station leaves Ashurst train station at around 12:50 or 13:50, return bus to Southampton leaves Ashurst train station at around 13:20. Please check www.forestbus.info for full details.
Food & Drink: Bring refreshments with you if you wish, or they can be purchased at the New Forest pub where the walk finishes.
Walk Difficulty: Easy
Toilets at the Happy Cheese pub next to the railway station, part of the New Forest Community Toilet Scheme. Toilets at the New Forest pub as a customer.
Well behaved dogs on leads welcome.
Can be suitable for some pushchairs.
All walkers walk at their own risk and neither the New Forest National Park Authority, partners or guides can take responsibility or personal injury.