The New Forest Challenge

Sun 2nd Mar 2014

Walk Details:

Event Details Updated
New route for 2014 in planning stages. Details to be advised, but will not include Bolderwood as shown in description. Check out New Forest Challenge web page for details at
Event Type
Challenge Event
Region / Area
Southern England / New Forest
Local Group
Distance / Time Limit
26 or 18ml. to finish by 17.30hr
Start Time
Start: 08.00 to 09.00
From Burley Village Hall. Car Park at western end of the track from youth hostel alongside the cricket ground, GR 214029. Overflow car park on other side of main road. Please note, No parking available at village hall. Accommodation: Burley Youth Hostel, central reservations 0870 770 8868 B&B call Tourist Information on 01425 470896.

Circular route heading north and east to Bolderwood where the route splits for the 18 and 26 mile alternatives. South and then west and north back to start

General Notes
Map required. New Forest Outdoor Leisure No.22 Scale 1:25000. Please note: GPS alone will not be sufficient. Map, compass and pen or pencil essential. Note: Entrants may prefer to opt for a guided group walk with a member of the Wessex LDWA team (26m route only). See entry forms for details. Please note: entrants under 18 will be accepted with parent or guardian only. No dogs can be acceped except assistance dogs. Online entry at from 1 August 2013

Entry Details:

Entry 10.00 includes refreshments at manned checkpoints, and light meal at finish


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