Blog: The New Forest National Park
Updated: Nov 26, 2022
your holiday at forestpalms.com let within The New Forest National Park boundary.
The National Park is 71.000 acres of protected land within 140,000 acres of The New Forest. It is an area of outstanding beauty - heathland and woodland, stunning views and roaming ponies, foals, cows, calfs, donkeys and baby donkeys .. oh and pigs in Autumn! Oh and deer! And a whole heap more flora and fauna..
Relax in our "retreat treat" located within the New Forest National Park boundary..
book direct at forest palms holiday let for up to two adults.
Why make an area into a National Park:
The purposes of designating an area as a National Park are set down in a 1949 Act of Parliament. They are to make sure that:
The natural beauty, wildlife and history are protected
People can appreciate and enjoy it.
The things that make the New Forest National Park special:
Outstanding natural beauty
Extraordinary diversity of plants and animals
Unique historic, cultural and archaeological heritage
An historic commoning system
The iconic New Forest pony
Wonderful opportunities for quiet recreation, learning and discovery
A healthy environment
Strong and distinctive local communities
Book with us direct forestpalms.com. in Hyde near Fordingbridge.
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