New Forest Walk
Holmhill Inclosure from Millyford Bridge
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Walk Route Description
Join Dave Ford and his dog, Logan (the Whippet) in another circular New Forest Walk. In this walk, we follow a circular route from Millyford Bridge (near Lyndhurst in Hampshire). Along the way we come across the "Portuguese Fireplace Memorial", the site of an old Sawmill, evidence of a first World Ward narrow gauge railway and plenty of wildlife (including deer & ponies).
Other walks nearby
Walk 3553 Bolderwood & Canadian Memorial - easy - 2.0 miles/3.3 km
Walk 3560 Blackwater Tall Tree trail near Lyndhurst - easy - 2.2 miles/3.6 km
Walk 3554 Lyndhurst circular walk - easy - 2.9 miles/4.7 km
Walk 1612 Lyndhurst Circular - easy/mod - 7.5 miles/12.2 km
Walk 3639 Rhinefield Walk near Brockenhurst - easy - 5.6 miles/9.1 km
Walk 3543 Brockenhurst Circular - easy - 4.8 miles/7.8 km
Walk 3583 Brockenhurst, Black Knowl & Ober Water - easy - 5.0 miles/8.1 km
Walk 3615 Ashurst (Busketts) Circular - easy - 3.4 miles/5.5 km
Walk 3547 Eyeworth Pond & Ashley Cross from Fritham - easy - 4.4 miles/7.2 km
Walk 3567 Wilverley Inclosure & Naked Man - easy - 5.4 miles/8.8 km
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