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Monday, 26 May 2014

New Forest Walk - Balmer Lawn to Brockenhurst Station

The New Forest is a magnificent place for a walk, no matter when you make a visit. Early mornings are particularly rewarding with sparce company and soft mellow light. Leave your car behind to walk the old paths into the copse and mixed vegetation and Victorian plantation. Through the plantation you will see seasonal colours bursting through. Coniferous plants are sprinkled between pockets of deciduous tree as shades of green and brown mingle. Watch the video as you are taken on a walk from Balmer Lawn to Brockenhurst Station. Enjoy!

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Twenty splendid short country walks in the New Forest National Park
The New Forest is the jewel of Hampshire's crown. Relatively unchanged for centuries, it continues to provide wonderful opportunities for the walker to experience both its unique woodland and rare wildlife. The New Forest is a working, living landscape consisting of peaceful lawns and wild heather moorland, all of which set it apart as a place for the peaceful enjoyment of nature. Its proximity to the commuter belt of the south east means that it is ideally placed for weekend walks, while it continues to attract visitors from much further afield, who come to stay and explore the area for a week or two. Read more...