Blackwater : Tall Trees Arboretum Link

This is an easy walk through woodland, passing through the Arboretum which houses a beautiful collection of trees from many countries. The walk passes Scrag Hill Nursery and ends with a stroll down a short section of the Tall Trees Trail.

Technical sheet
No. 3817971
A Brockenhurst walk posted on 14/08/20 by New Forest National Park Authority. Update : 14/08/20
Calculated time Calculated time: 0h30[?]
Distance Distance : 1.1mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 23ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 23ft
Highest point Highest point : 144ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 105ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Area Area : New Forest
Location Location : Brockenhurst
Starting point Starting point : N 50.840698° / W 1.621499°
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Description

This walk starts and ends at Blackwater car park.

(D/A) To start the trail cross over the Rhinefield Ornamental Drive and continue up the gravel track. Pass under a second oak archway where the trail through the arboretum begins.

(1) After leaving the arboretum turn right at a cross roads, then shortly right again.

(2) Turn right to join the tall trees trail back to the walk start point.(D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 128ft - Blackwater car park
1 : mi 0.32 - alt. 112ft - Arboretum
2 : mi 0.85 - alt. 135ft - Tall trees trail
D/A : mi 1.1 - alt. 128ft - Blackwater car park

Useful Information

Please park only in designated car parks, not on a verge or in gateways. Lock your car, taking any valuables with you.

Blackwater car park has space for 50 cars with two spaces reserved for disabled visitors. It has toilets and disabled access toilets, picnic tables, bike racks and an information point.

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Visorando and this author cannot be held responsible in the case of accidents or problems occuring on this walk.

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