The New Forest Challenge

A 26 mile or 19 mile route over forest tracks, paths, grassy rides, heath and woods. Navigation skills required to find a route between check-point grid references.

£10 - £15
Event Time:
Event Date: 
Event Distance:
18 - 26M

Region / Area

Southern England / New Forest

Local Group



26 or 18ml.

Start Time

Start: 08.00 walkers, 09.00 runners (all to finish by 17.30)


From Barley Village Hall A circular route over forest paths, grassy rides, heath and woods with lovely open views

General Notes

Free car parking is available at GR SU214029 (opposite the cricket ground), there is no parking available at the village hall. Navigation skills will be needed to find a route between Cp grid references. Map required is OS New Forest OL22, A GPS alone will not be sufficient and a map, compass and pen or pencil are essential. Note: Entrants may opt for a guided walk with a member of the Wessex LDWA team (26 mile route only), details on entry forms. Entrants under 18 years of age will only be accepted with a parent or guardian. No dogs except assistant dogs


Jeff Pike 101 Passfield Avenue, Eastleigh SO50 9NJ Tel: 02380 392942

Web Site


Start and Finish



Entry: LDWA £10., Non LDWA £15 (oTD +£5) cost incl refreshments at manned Cps (please bring your own mug) and a cooked meal at the finish

Online Entry


Event Location: Burley Village Hall, Pound Ln, Burley , BH24 4