NEW FOREST TRAIL
The New Forest is an area of southern England that includes New Forest National Park. The region is known for its heathland, forest trails and native ponies.
What better place to experience trail running, regardless of experience, we actively encourage new runners to our events and with no cut offs all you need do is worry about being ready for the event.
With a strict limit of 500 runners.
The routes and will take you on captivating run through the forest including wide open paths, woodland and plenty of open space, with views out and across the moorland.
With plenty of wildlife to keep you company including deer, ponies, cattle and the odd pig, this near end of season trail running event will be great fun for all.
With routes to include, Half Marathon, 16km and a 10 km,
All the routes are on wide tracks that run through the new forest, the routes are not complicated, and anyone can achieve the distances available.
To minimize disturbance to wildlife, livestock and other people, please close all gates you run through
All the routes start at Hollands Wood Campsite, which is in between Brockenhurst and Lyndhurst deep inside the forest.
Registration will be in the same location as Parking and the start/finish area.
NEW FOREST TRAIL: ROUTES AVAILABLE
For the exact route descriptions and entry pages please look at the individual event pages.
SHORT ROUTE 10 km
MEDIUM ROUTE 16 km or 10 Miles
LONG ROUTE 21 km or 13.1 Miles
PARKING / START / FINISH LOCATION:
The event location is at
Hollands wood campsite
Brockenhurst S042 7QH.
The postcode above should be used to get you close to the event, however as with every location the post code covers a wide area, you should use Hollands wood campsite, when you are close.
There are signs directing you to hollands wood.
SPECIFIC EVENT INFORMATION:
Parking will be open from 0830
Registration will be from 0845 - 1045
Start at 1100 (All routes)
There will be a small safety brief on the start line just before the event begins, if you miss the briefing you will not be able to compete.
Everything you need for the event is collected at registration; nothing will arrive through the post.
EACH RUNNER WILL RECIEVE:
A fantastic finisher medal
Entry goodies (Distance specific)
Safe bag drop
Aid station/s (Route distance will determine how many)
First aid in the event centre and throughout the event course
Post-race refreshments (Available to purchase)
Whether you’re setting yourself a fitness target, raising money for your good cause or just coming to join the hundreds of other runners who are running for their own goals, you know you can also run just for fun.
(The event is limited of 500 runners over all the distances).
ALL OF OUR EVENTS FEATURE:
On entering the event you will receive a booking confirmation email.
If you don’t receive it, please check your Spam/Junk folder.
Further event details will be sent to your registered email address before the event.
Event updates will arrive approx. 1 month before an event, but everything you need to know is contained with these event pages.
FANCY HELPING AT AN EVENT:
We always welcome volunteers at our events so if you fancy joining the team for the day or even a few hours at registration or with parking, please get in touch. You will be rewarded for your efforts and will be able to choose an event to enter for free, that’s any event and any distance.
If you would like more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and someone will be in touch.
You don’t need to help at a running event, if you help at any of our events, running, cycling, triathlons you can enter multiple events for free. (Dependent on time given).
Although the routes are comprehensively marked with route arrows on occasion people move these signs, we suggest downloading the route to a phone or navigation device, just in case you need route assistance on the day.