Tall Trees Trail alternative

A flat circular walk with views of two enormous redwoods and using a part of the Tall Trees Trail.

Technical sheet
No. 2156127
A Brockenhurst walk posted on 05/06/19 by Aurelie-21. Update : 16/07/19
Calculated time Calculated time: 0h50[?]
Distance Distance : 1.74mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 33ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 33ft
Highest point Highest point : 167ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 108ft
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 50.841353° / W 1.620785°
Download : -
Path in the New Forest National Park Flowers in the New Forest National Park Path in the New Forest National Park

Description

Park at Blackwater car park.

(D/A) To start the walk, go under the oak archway, cross the Rhinefield Ornamental Drive and go straight until you reached a gate.

(1) Track goes straight through Blackwater Arboretum but you can also make the whole loop if you want to see more tall trees.

(2) Turn right on the obvious path. Then, take the second path on your right, which is made with grass. At the end of the path, turn left to reach the official Tall Trees Trail.

(3) Turn right, cross Rhinefield Ornamental Drive and walk back to the car park.

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 135ft - Blackwater car park - Blackwater car park
1 : mi 0.15 - alt. 121ft - Blackwater Arboretum
2 : mi 0.4 - alt. 121ft
3 : mi 1.08 - alt. 164ft
D/A : mi 1.74 - alt. 135ft - Blackwater car park - Blackwater car park

Useful Information

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

During the walk or to do/see around

More information about the official Tall Trees Trail : https://www.thenewforest.co.uk/things-to...

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