Visit the dog friendly New Forest

Visit the dog friendly New Forest

01 February 2019

Finding the perfect location for you all couldn't be easier with the dog friendly New Forest. When it comes to our four-legged friends there's nothing we love more than to involve them in family life, this includes treating them to a holiday! With miles and miles...

New Forest Bird Watching

New Forest Bird Watching

26 January 2019

This weekend, from the 26th - 28th January the RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch takes place and when your back garden is the New Forest National Park, you're spoilt for a spot of birding! Take a look at the types of birds that can be found on and around the Beaulieu...

No New Year's resolutions needed... Just a sense of adventure!

No New Year's resolutions needed... Just a sense of adventure!

21 December 2018

As we welcome in a new year we get tempted to make New Year's resolutions, whether it's to lead a healthier lifestyle, try something new, or be on time for work! All great ideas, but realistically most New Year's resolutions go out the window by mid-January...

Things to consider when booking youth activities

Things to consider when booking youth activities

30 November 2018

If you're a scout or guide group leader, run a local church youth group, manage a youth sports team, or are actively involved in a youth group, you may be tasked with booking youth activities and residential trips. There are plenty of options out there for youth...

How to enjoy stress-free Christmas shopping

How to enjoy stress-free Christmas shopping

09 November 2018

Like it or not the countdown to Christmas has already begun! You might still be resisting starting the Christmas shopping but the annual decisions of what to get everyone will soon have to be made, but why is Christmas shopping so stressful? In this modern...

How to Plan a School Trip

How to Plan a School Trip

19 October 2018

As a teacher, planning a school trip or school residential can be a daunting task. You have the responsibility of making sure the trip ticks all the right boxes; educational, enjoyable, good value, and safe (to name a few). To give you a helping hand we've...

Can team building events be terrible?

Can team building events be terrible?

12 September 2018

It’s easy for a bad team building experience to lead you to think that team building is a waste of time. When organising a team building event for your business, you want it to be results driven. Activities like breathing exercises and trust falls just aren't...

15 Places to Visit in The New Forest on a Family Adventure Day

15 Places to Visit in The New Forest on a Family Adventure Day

02 August 2018

When the weekend comes around, it can only mean one thing. It’s time to start planning things to do and places to visit in The New Forest with those little adventurers! We’re so lucky to have the New Forest National Park on our doorsteps and even more so because...

Choose a Kid's Party Venue in the Great Outdoors

Choose a Kid's Party Venue in the Great Outdoors

18 June 2018

So you’ve decided to host your child’s next birthday party at home? Gone are the days of homemade cake and ‘pin the tail on the New Forest pony.’ Kids parties have gone supersized, and more often than not opting for a kids party venue away from home is actually...

15 top tips for a day out on your bike

15 Top Tips for a Day Out on Your Bike

15 June 2018

As we continue to celebrate 15 years of New Forest Activities, we thought we would put together our list of 15 top tips for a day out on your bike. The New Forest is perfect for cycling, with loads of places to explore and things to see and do on route...