Beaulieu and Bucklers Hard Circular

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Leisure Walks
Jan 08
2022

21 people attending

4 places left

Your price
£12.50
Event booking closes on Jan 7 at 20:00:00
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Distance is 19 km (12 miles); total climb is 111 m; terrain almost flat; surfaces are sand, gravel, grass and tarmac.

A gentle stroll after the festivities.

Walking from Beaulieu, along the Beaulieu River, passing through Bucklers Hard, once called Montague Town. Originally built for the sugar trade with the West Indies, but more famously as a dock yard for the Royal Navy. Where ships were built from New Forest Oak mainly during the Napoleonic wars. Following on from here, we head south and then west towards Lymington mainly on lanes. Cutting up by Sowley Pond we will then start to get back into the heathland and moors of the New Forest, circling round and ending back up in Beaulieu. See the route here.

Dogs are welcome to join us on this event but we do ask the following:
Please ensure you adhere to the Countryside Code at all times - see (Keeping Dogs Under Effective Control) If your dog is uncontrolled and strays in open land frightening other animals or livestock, the leader is supported by the OutdoorLads board of trustees to ask you to leave the event as this is not acceptable behaviour.

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COVID-19 – IMPORTANT, Please read the following before you sign up to this event:

  • Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, even if they are extremely mild, or who lives or is in a support bubble with someone showing symptoms, is asked not to attend. This is in line with the government’s coronavirus advice.
  • You must also immediately self-isolate and not attend the event if you or someone in your household or support bubble shows coronavirus symptoms or tests positive. Read the NHS self-isolation guidance.
  • OutdoorLads strongly encourages all attendees to take a rapid lateral flow test immediately prior to attending an event. This will help to keep everyone safe. Order free Rapid Lateral Flow Tests.

Photographs taken by MEC and Samuel Michelon, who has consented to their use.

Bucklers Hard
Path from Beaulieu to Bucklers Hard
Bucklers Hard
Path from Beaulieu to Bucklers Hard

Location

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