Exercise Local

Exercise Local

Healthy body, healthy mind. The New Forest has so many ways to help you achieve both. With miles of open forest, tracks and coastline there’s so much to keep you healthy at the same time as enjoying the stunning environment.

The natural environment makes this the ideal location for those that enjoy the great outdoors.family cycling For example the forest is home to over 100 miles of approved cycle routes, outstanding walking (including 200 Geocaches) and first class sailing the in the Solent off the New Forest coastline.

Beyond the stunning local environment, the New Forest is home to 5 modern Health and Leisure centres with great discounts for cardholders. The council managed facilities attract over 1.6 million visits per year, mostly from local people whilst also playing host to many local sporting events and important meetings, and providing an alternative for staying visitors on a rainy day.

New for 2016, Brand New Forest have teamed up with the New Forest National Park Authority (NFNPA) and BetterPoints™ and are very pleased to announce that Brand Newbetterpoints Forest Card Holders (as well as other residents and visitors to the New Forest) can now earn high value BetterPoints™ simply by choosing to do sustainable and healthy activities in the New Forest area. BetterPoints is a nationwide programme that rewards people for making healthy, positive choices in their lives and communities. Find out more click here.

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