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The Solent Way Walk

South Baddesley Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
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Great Views

Nice walk didn't do all of it as weather was a bit blowy. Great for taking pictures and lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Wendy B
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Wonderful coastal path

Well made up paths link a variety of attractive and clean beaches. Several car parks can be found... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
WalnutTruffle
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Leominster, United Kingdom
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South Baddesley Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice walk didn't do all of it as weather was a bit blowy. Great for taking pictures and lots of people walking their dogs

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well made up paths link a variety of attractive and clean beaches. Several car parks can be found along the route and are in the typical price range for coastal parking.

Thank WalnutTruffle
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Three generations walked from Lymington car park along the salt marshes to The Chequers Inn (about one hour) then back again. Saw Avocets with chicks, various bunting, Egrets and many other wading/sea birds. A lovely walk. We had a four year old walking with us...More

Thank Helen V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked from Milford on Sea to Lymington and back via a slightly different route. It was beautiful and very varied along the way. There were lots of birds to watch and we thoroughly enjoyed the views out to sea and the Isle of Wight....More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We picked up a small loop along the coast by Lymington, a breezy and drizzly day, despite this a lovely place to be for a couple of hours - fresh air, watching hundreds of sea birds and the IOW ferry on its journey. The oaths...More

Thank ReallyBadHat
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

If you are careful you can park car near to boat yard on public road free. Glad to see they appear to have improved signage and some paths. The entrance if you come by the boat yard,(private area but public foot path) ,has been much...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Went for a walk today after having toured around the area all day. It is a very easy walk but plesant. Worth doing.

Thank Joann K
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

part of solent way goes from lymington to keyhaven. I usually join it by the Salterns rowing club and follow the old sea wall to keyhaven and back along a slightly circular walk. can see some lovely birds, sunrises, watch the IOW ferry crossing. The...More

Thank Devika V
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

One of the best walks ever. You can get on it any where from bournemouth to Lymington. Lots of great restaurants and lots of great bars , but above all that view, it's to die for. It's flat mainly but with a bit of up...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 27 January 2017

This is a stunning walk from the lovely town of Lymington. We saw so many birds we cannot list them all, unfortunately a Kingfisher saw us before we saw him (or her) as all we saw was the electric blue of its back flying into...More

Thank Richard A
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travelercarol42
I'd like to walk the full 70 or so miles. Ican't find a company that does this one ( such as Mickledore/etc)
1 October 2016|
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Response from JP v | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Try the tourist info in Lymington perhaps?
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dodogirl
Apart from through the nature reserve near lymington where else can you cycle along the route?
1 September 2015|
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Response from 292bob | Reviewed this property |
The path is fairly open but be prepared to dismount to pass walkers and "twitchers" who stand in small groups. As far as I am aware there is no restriction as there are cyclists often on the footpath, just remember it is a... More
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292bob
Hello UA 1980 Lymington the Angel (and blue pig) in the High Street is very good busy as its in town but it has plenty of comfy seats. The Gun Inn in Keyhaven is very nice with tables outside and about the only pub on the walk. Its a good pub though its also very close to Milford Enjoy the walk Bob
17 August 2015|
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