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New Forest Walk
Ashurst (Busketts) Circular

Nat Park - New Forest

County/Area - Hampshire

Author - Dave Ford

Length - 3.4 miles / 5.5 km    Ascent - 175 feet / 53 metres

Time - 1 hours 50 minutes    Grade - easy

Start - OS grid reference SU333103
Lat 50.89123 // Long -1.527925
Postcode SO40 7AD (approx. location only)
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Walk Route Description

This is another New Forest Video walk with my Whippet, Logan. This route explores the area around the North & North West of the village of Ashurst. The circular route takes us into a number of woodland inclosures, taking advantage of well-made tracks with hard surfaces. The walk explores the site of Costicles Pond - an area that was once an impressive expanse of open water over 200 years ago but now sadly reverted to a bog. The route takes us past the old Underkeepers Lodge, and we come across a huge stack of Heather bales before crossing the Bartley Water twice.

 

 



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