Go Wild: Clamber up trees in the New Forest

Go Wild: Clamber up trees in the New Forest


Go Wild: Clamber up trees in the New Forest

Don’t just reminisce about your childhood days of dangling from tree branches – actually do it!

A gentle stream with overhanging trees in the New Forest, Hampshire

The New Forest Outdoor Activity Centre near Lyndhurst is all about entertaining big kids, with its thrilling tree-climbing activity. Your adventure starts as soon as you step onto the first wrung of the ladder and head up into the canopy, navigating the puzzle of branches to help you climb higher and higher. And once you get to the top, you get to reward yourself with unbeatable views of the forest and beyond.

New Forest Outdoor Activity Centre

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Find your aroma at Bombay Sapphire

A couple standing next to the glass house at the Bombay Sapphire distillery

Go behind the scenes at this world-famous gin distillery in Laverstoke Mill. This self-guided tour takes you around its fantastic architecture, tropical glass houses and botanical room, where you smell different ingredients to find your perfect blend. 

Bombay Sapphire Distillery

Have a good rub down at The Pig

Single treatment room at the Potting Shed Spa at The Pig Hotel Brockenhurst

Hidden away in The Pig Hotel’s garden are two potting sheds, converted into spa treatment rooms. Enjoy time to yourself with a full-body massage or bespoke facial using essential oils and products by Bamford or Oskia. Bliss!

The Pig Hotel Brockenhurst

Explore Southampton by text

See the sights of Southampton – from timeless curiosities to the downright beautiful – with themed quests and missions sent to you by text. You’ll receive clues and directions through your phone that’ll take you to different locations around the city, with plenty of history and fun facts along the way. Race against other teams to make it onto the leader board, or go at your own pace – it’s up to you.

08 Oct 2019(last updated)