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Moors Valley Country Park and Forest

Moors Valley Country Park Horton Road | Ashley Heath, Ringwood, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 2ET, England
+44 1425 470721
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Great walking areas

First time I've walked around Moors valley country park, its such a big area with lovely view's, we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gillian J
Christchurch, United Kingdom
Something for everyone

A country park to spend a day with a young family where nobody should get bored. Plenty of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Newhaven, United Kingdom
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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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  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“play trail” (156 reviews)
“steam train” (63 reviews)
“all ages” (107 reviews)
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Moors Valley Country Park Horton Road | Ashley Heath, Ringwood, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 2ET, England
+44 1425 470721
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Reviewed yesterday

First time I've walked around Moors valley country park, its such a big area with lovely view's, we had a lovely breakfast in cafe but there is choices on the menu, it was very busy at the park with many people bringing their own BBQs,...More

Thank Gillian J
Reviewed 5 days ago

A country park to spend a day with a young family where nobody should get bored. Plenty of activities for young and old alike from a narrow gauge steam railway to a Gruffalo themed outdoor activities. Walking, cycling, picnicking orienteering, jogging, you name it, you...More

Thank davidrein
Reviewed 6 days ago

I brought my 3 year old daughter here for the Gruffalo walk which someone at our hotel told us about. First impressions were not good. 1. I have never paid to park my car at a Country Park. Car parking at a natural environment such...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were staying at Woodbridge manor farm campsite and walked to the park from there . We thought it was ideal for couples and families as there is plenty to do for everyone. On the day we went there was a steam...More

Thank Lovelylady2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Moors Valley – a joint venture between East Dorset District Council and the Forestry Commission – offers miles of tracks through forest, heath, meadow and woodland and alongside rivers and lakes on foot and by bike. It is an extensive safe and clean green haven...More

Thank Kam-Hong-Leung
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have recently completed my 3 lessons on learning to ride a bike. At 60 years of age I was concerned I may have left it a bit too late but I was so wrong. I had 1-2-1 tuition with my instructor, Mark, who was...More

Thank Julia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked around for a few hours lots of different trails to take really good for kids. Peaceful place to have a picnic or pop up a hammock.

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Grandsons of 5 & 7 really enjoyed their day. lots to do . they enjoyed the whole day. the gruffalo trail was great fun and got them running around the woods. The play areas was a great hit. The train journey was quite expensive but...More

Thank Norma P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been going here for years and it hasn't changed. Always clean and beautiful There is something for everyone, playgrounds, woods, action trails and Segways.

Thank Sebastian N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love moors valley, ever since I was a child. Everything is always brilliant for an excellent day out. The walks and steam train is always amazing. Best to turn up early for the better parking. Parking is expensive though, however they do accept cards.

Thank Tom V
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Beryl R
Is this place dog friendly if so have they got to be kept on a lead?
5 March 2017|
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Response from charliesangels1718 | Reviewed this property |
Yes very dog friendly!!! Also have a dog friendly cafe! Unsure if they have to be kept on lead, i seem to remember seeing dogs off lead there though
How much is parking
16 April 2016|
Response from ISAACDCRDA |
Parking works on a number plate system so you pay when you leave. enter your number plate then you pay for how long you have been there. The charges go up and down depending on holidays and what time of year it is. It... More