New Forest Challenge 2021

Sun 7th Mar 2021

Walk Details:

Event Cancelled
Due to health and safety and financial uncertainties in conjunction with the Covid-19 pandemic, the 2021 New Forest challenge has regrettably had to be cancelled. We plan to hold the next event in 2022, with details to be announced in Summer 2021.
Event Type
Challenge Event
Region / Area
Southern England / Hampshire
Local Group
Distance / Time Limit
26 or 18ml. in 9.5hr for walkers
Start Time
Start: walkers 08.00, runners 09.00
Minstead Village Hall

New start location for 2021. A circular route over forest tracks and paths, grassy rides, through woods and across heathland with lovely open views

General Notes
Car parking is available at village hall; please do not block lanes in the village. Navigation skills needed to find a route between each Cp grid reference - map required is explorer OL22. A route map and GPS download will be on the website from Jan 2021. Entrants for the 26ml walk may opt for a guided walk with a member of the Wessex LDWA; a limited number of places are available for this option. Entrants under 18 years old will only be accepted with a responsible adult. No dogs except assistance dogs. All entrants must carry a map/ GPS, compass, pen/ pencil and a mug. Entry limit 200. OTD entries only accepted if the event is not full; check the website before travelling. Entries open 01/08/20 and close on 05/03/21 unless full
Start and Finish

Entry Details:

Entry: 10, non LDWA 20, OTD + 5 incl refreshments at manned Cps and a meal at the finish


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