A new article –
Walking in the enchanted New Forest – is now available online at Cicerone Extra.
Following tracks past ponies on the way to Clumber Inclosure (Walk 16)
Take some time out to explore the New Forest, a unique and captivating landscape of open heath and ancient woodland tucked into south-west Hampshire and south-east Wiltshire.
You can read the full article here:
You can buy the recently published walking guide directly from Cicerone:
A new edition of my guidebook – Walking in the New Forest – has been published by Cicerone and is available now at
https://www.cicerone.co.uk/walking-in-the-new-forest-second, through local bookshops and online; for more information visit http://www.steve-davison.co.uk/new_forest.html
Continue reading “Book – Walking in the New Forest”
This month’s walk meanders through the New Forest in the south-west corner of Hampshire.
Thatched cottage at Woodgreen Common
Continue reading “Hampshire Walk – June 2018”
Head to the western edge of the New Forest for an easy wander over the neighbouring commons of Rockford and Ibsley.
The trig point near Whitefield Plantation affords a great view to the west
Continue reading “Hampshire Walk – January 2018”
The New Forest, or the
Nova Foresta as it was known in the Domesday Book, is a unique and captivating landscape of open heath and ancient woodland tucked into south-west Hampshire. ‘Created’ by William the Conqueror in 1079 as a royal hunting ground, the New Forest has, for the last 900 years, owed its very existence to the influence of man and his animals. Continue reading “Hampshire Walk – February 2016”