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Blackwater Arboretum Sensory Trail
(Average user rating: unrated unrated)

Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Easy

Length of trail:

0.5 miles

Trail is currently open

Blackwater Arboretum and Tall Trees Trail Map


Trail description

Visitors on the all abilities trail in Blackwater Arboretum. Rhinfield. New Forest FDThe Blackwater Arboretum, a short walk from Blackwater car park houses a beautiful collection of trees from many countries.

The sensory trail encourages people to use their senses to discover the many different smells, textures and sounds of these trees.

The path is a fairly smooth gravelled surface with one very gentle slope and frequent resting places. Short level paths with seats and picnic tables make this a pleasant destination in any season.

You can download a map of the Blackwater Arboretum and Tall Trees Trail route by clicking here.


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What's Here?

  • Walking
  • Picnic
  • There are picnic benches in Blackwater car park and in the Arboretum.
  • Toliets
  • The toilets are situated in Blackwater car park.
More about what's here


OS Grid ref: SU 265 047

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