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New Forest Activities provides you with fun and enlightening outdoor experiences. Perfect for getting active in The New Forest National Park. We provide activities for a wide range of people and organisations. Our activities are perfect for...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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High Street, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7YA, England
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+44 1590 612377
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Reviewed 1 week ago

New Forest Activities was fantastic from start to finish. Rich, the teacher, was brilliant, always upbeat and explained everything in a very clear way. Even when it was torrential rain, he still made it enjoyable. The location is stunning. The facilities were good (no showers...More

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for such a great review in regards to your BC2 Star with us. We're so glad that you enjoyed yourself and we'll make sure that we let Rich know that you had a great time. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The instructors were really good, managed to keep 9, 11 year old boys engaged for 2 hours. The children loved the Battlefield Live activity and were very tired after...result!

Thank Nicky W
NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Nicky for your kind review. We're so glad that your boys enjoyed their Battlefield LIVE session with us. We hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We canoed down the river and my god what an experience! It was freezing cold, with strong winds and pouring rain but that only made it feel like an even greater achievement! Our instructor Leander was absolutely fantastic and so patient and motivating, could not...More

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review. We're so glad that you enjoyed your canoeing session with us. We'll be sure to let Leander know that you had a great time. We hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic experience. Lovely location. Professional instructor. We had a great time and will certainly be back to do the sea kayaking course.

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Helen for your kind review. We're so glad that you enjoyed your kayaking course with us. We hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

The smiles on the photos we took say it all. Three friends and I paddled kayaks down the river on a glorious September evening with our delightful guide, Daisy. We saw a seal, a low flying buzzard and egrets. We searched for oysters and admired...More

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for such a kind review. And you spotted the Beaulieu River seal - what a rare sight! We're so glad that you enjoyed your session and we'll be sure to let Daisy know that you had a great time. We hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We did canoeing on the Beaulieu River. Such a fun experience. We had the instructor with us who kept explaining about the river and surroundings. Highly recommended

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you Ashwin for your kind review. We're so happy that you enjoyed your canoeing session with us. And thank you for highly recommended us too!

Reviewed 7 September 2018

This was our 5th kayaking trip on the Beaulieu River. We had a wonderful time again. We were blessed with fantastic weather. Ellen & Hannah were our 2 guides for the morning. They were very friendly & very professional. All of the equipment is first...More

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you for your kind and detailed review. It sounds like you enjoy kayaking on the Beaulieu River! We're so glad that you enjoyed your session and we'll be sure to let Ellen and Hannah know that you had a great time.

Reviewed 5 September 2018

We had a great morning kayaking, our instructor Ellen was fantastic and explained everything we needed to know about controlling the kayak and the river we were on. She also shared lots of interesting local knowledge of the surrounding area. The trip was a good...More

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you Ellen for such a great review. We're so glad that you enjoyed you kayaking session with us. We hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 5 September 2018

My wife Cathy & I booked a 90 minute kayak taster session as my wife had never done single kayaking. The instructions and guidance given to all on the session was very clear and concise and easy to understand. Our instructor / guide for the...More

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you John for such a fantastic review. We're so glad that you and your wife enjoyed your kayaking session with us and we'll be sure to let Ellen know that you had a great time. We hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 3 September 2018

We were a group of 12 with a wide range of age and abilities. This is great fun and I would highly recommend, the staff and facilities are good and the canoeing is great value for money.

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NewForestA, Manager at New Forest Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review and we're so glad that you group enjoyed canoeing with us!

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Sandra C
19 August 2016|
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Response from TakeMeToTheGloamin | Reviewed this property |
The main office is in the centre of Beaulieu, just up the road from the post office, on the other side of the road. That is where bike hire starts from, and bookings etc.. You go down to the edge of the river, on the way to... More
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Stiles2013
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Response from amanda s | Reviewed this property |
It's piece full, all you can here is the perfect nature when your walking. It's an amazing day out for kids/adults. I'd highly recommend you to go it's perfect :)
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