This week's walk: 12 May 2022 RSPB Franchises Wood with Richard Smith and Saul Alonso of the RSPB

Field meeting visit to RSPB Franchises Lodge - 12 May 2022

This week's walk will give many of us our first visit to this recently acquired RSPB reserve on the northern side of the New Forest. We meet in the car park (as detailed below) in time to set-off at 10:00

Please note:

Limited car parking spaces for a maximum of 20 cars has been made available on the day. To access, turn off the B3078 onto the gravel path at Hope Cottage and take the right hand fork along a short track passing through a 5-bar gate. Parking can be found in a clearing on the right hand side - double parking is likely to be necessary. 

Please consider car-sharing wherever possible for this visit.

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If our car parking area is full there is the Bramshaw Telegraph car park just across the road, but this can be popular.

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