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New Forest Walk
Brockenhurst Circular

Nat Park - New Forest

County/Area - Hampshire

Author - Dave Ford

Length - 4.8 miles / 7.8 km

Ascent - 250 feet / 76 metres

Time - 2 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy

Start - OS grid reference SU303031
Lat 50.82665 // Long -1.57117
Postcode SO42 7ZB (approx. location only)
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Walk Route Description

A New Forest walk with my dog, Logan, which follows a route from Brockenhurst (Hampshire). As well as some stunning woodland scenery we come across some classic steam cars, a Pony Stock Pound, the Frohawk "Butterfly" ride and also discuss the history of The Snakecatcher pub.



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