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Moors Valley Country Park and Forest

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Address: Moors Valley Country Park Horton Road | Ashley Heath, Ringwood, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 2ET, England
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+44 1425 470721
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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We are a large Country Park & Forest offering approximately 1000 acres...

We are a large Country Park & Forest offering approximately 1000 acres of managed woodland and Country Park to explore. We have miles of mapped walking and cycle routes, two large adventure play areas, over a mile and a half walking route with numerous large woodland play stations to stop at, cycle and mobility scooter hire, model steam railway, golf and pitch & put, restaurant, staffed information point & Visitor Centre, disabled and baby change facilities at two large toilet blocks, Go-Ape and Segway hire, Ice-cream sales and visitor gift shop. If that is not enough to keep you busy, we have an array of activities throughout the year including, fishing, bug hunting, talks, demonstrations, craft making, Nordic walking & Buggy Fit classes. Admission is per car, and you need to know your number plate to pay at the paystations - at the end of your visit. See you soon.

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Great day out

Went for the day with my grandson. He lovely the Gruffalo trail lovely walk thought the tress and the the train ride made his day

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Southampton
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Southampton
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45 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went for the day with my grandson. He lovely the Gruffalo trail lovely walk thought the tress and the the train ride made his day

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BOURNEMOUTH, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely place to go for the whole family. Lovely walks in the woodland. Great play areas for the children to play. Picnic areas are good. You can have a great time on the miniature train. Dog friendly. Great disable scooters to hire. Bikes are on hire for all ages. .

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Thank Liane S
Horsham St Faith, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great park, well kept paths and tracks which are well sign posted. We walked there from our campsite a few Km away, so to comment on parking would be wrong, however the charges i think are reasonable for what the park offers. We got some coffees from the café while the children played on the Go Ape, the only... More 

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Thank JayandNicola
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We live 3 miles away and cycle here and around the many signed cycle paths nearly every week-end. Great for kids as has play parks, picnic lawns, numerous paths with interest for children of all ages. Miniature steam railway, cafes and even a 18 hole golf course. If you drive the car park is a bit expensive but can understand... More 

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Thank Eric C
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited Moors Valley primarily for parkrun on a Saturday morning while staying in the area. Parking is generally expensive at £3.50 per hour up to £10 for the day. This isn't so bad if you're a family but being a solo traveller this could have been an expensive option. The food and coffee in the cafe is very nice... More 

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Thank LeeH1706
Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

There's loads to do which is great, our 2 sons love the first park you get to with the big slide and climbing area, our daughter who is only just walking was a big fan of the younger area with the sand. The train ride is actually quite long, sometimes a few places we've been to the journey has been... More 

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Thank Jerry_Hughes
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great place with loads to do, just the recent hike in parking charges is a great let down. The parking was already high and to raise it further with no clear investment for the visitors is disappointing. Still has all the great features it did before and the new Guffallo Spotter trail is great

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Thank MrB19812014
Andover, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

What a fantastic place this is! I can't believe we've never been before! We paid £9 for the car park but considering we were there all day and did lots of walking, playing, exploring, den building, Gruffalo hunting what a bargain this was! We took a picnic and there are plenty of picnic spots around the park. We are a... More 

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Bransgore, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family enjoyed a couple of hours riding the Segway route at Moors Valley Country Park. We were all given a trial session and my wife decided it wasn't for her. She was given a refund. The rest of us had a greta time riding through the forest, especially when they had delimited the Segways.

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Thank Notfatboy
New Forest, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Moors valley is a complete day out for everyone. The car parking is £10 for the whole day but with so much to do and so much space for the children to burn off all their energy it seems very reasonable. The gruffalo trail is ideal for the youngsters,there's even an app to make it more exciting!!!, the play trail... More 

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