GPS Cycle and Walking Routes


Burley New Forest

4 miles (6.5 km)

Enjoy a series of nice footpaths through the Old and New Burley Inclosures in the New Forest. The village of Burley is a popular spot with a number of good options for walkers. You could start from the village but this circular route begins from the car park off Lyndhurst Road, just to the north east of Burley. From here you can pick up the trails heading east through the New Inclosure to Dames Slough Inclosure and Blackwater Bridge. The route returns through the Old Inclosure, passing Cockroad Hill on the way.
The route takes place on generally good quality paths with the chance of seeing deer and ponies on the way.
Just to the east of this route you can pick up the splendid Blackwater Arboretum Trail. The trail is lined with majestic Douglas fir trees which are among the tallest and oldest trees in Britain.
Also near Burley is the Knightwood Oak where you will find the largest oak tree in the forest.
The lovely Ober Water is located just a mile or so south east of the Old Inclosure. You can follow some nice waterside footpaths here.

Burley New Forest Postcode

BH24 4HP - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Burley New Forest OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Burley New Forest Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Burley New Inclosure - geograph.org.uk - 19815

Burley New Inclosure

Deer in Burley New Inclosure, New Forest - geograph.org.uk - 341853

Deer in Burley New Inclosure, New Forest

Gateway to Burley New Inclosure, New Forest - geograph.org.uk - 341859

Gateway to Burley New Inclosure, New Forest

Pony grazing, Burley Lawn, New Forest - geograph.org.uk - 634115

Pony grazing, Burley Lawn, New Forest

GPS Files

GPX File

Burley New Forest.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

Burley New Forest.mmo (right click - 'Save As')

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