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Holmhill Inclosure from Millyford Bridge
Introduction to Walk 3539

Nat Park - New Forest

County/Area - Hampshire

Author - Dave Ford

Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

Ascent - 100 feet / 30 metres

Time - 1 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

A New Forest circular walk 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). A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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