Things to do in the rain

My favourite thing to do in the rain, is to get out in it. Put on your kit and go forth as before. With the one proviso’ of probably not…

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Bee keeping experience

  If you’re staying at Furzedown House, these are for you…. Bee Keeping Experiences, with the Awarding winning ‘The Noble Bee’ – visit their website here THE NOBLE BEE We…

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Walking in the New Forest

The area is a wonderful place to explore on foot. We have written extensively about where to go. – Walk the beaches. Here’s our guide. Read more.  Head off for…

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Birdwatching in the New Forest

The New Forest landscape is perfect for birds. The habitat is broad ranging and spans ancient forest, conifer plantations, broad heathland, coastal tidal marshes, rivers, ponds and streams. It is…

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The New Forest beaches

The New Forest beaches are very beautiful and diverse. Sandy, silty, pebbly and many are near coastal bird reserves. Here’s our guide to spending a day on the local beaches……

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Cycling in the New Forest

Cycling in the New Forest Come on down! The area is predominantly flat and has fantastic cycle trails and road cycling options. Phil, our excellent graphic designer is a keen…

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