Gain some insight into the history of Avon Tyrrell and encounter some of the flora and fauna within the local area.

Our Nature Trail is a self-guided session where we provide your group with a pack full of notes, games and directions to take you around the nature trail in a fun and interactive way. Exploring vegetation, landscape and wildlife species, you will come face to face with the outdoor environment and discover so much more.

Duration: 90 minutes

Ratios: Group Size is 32


  • Binoculars are not included but useful if you have them
  • Sections of the trail can be quite muddy so ensure you are wearing suitable footwear and clothing.
  • We recommend group leaders take the time to read the pack and familiarise themselves prior to taking the group out.


Accessible: Depends on needs, can be adapted to be more accessible, ensure contact staff for more information.

Things to do off site
Local Things to See and Do

Use Avon Tyrrell as a base to explore the New Forest National Park. Go out on the cycling or walking routes, visit the local beaches and nearby villages or take a day trip to Bournemouth, there is something for everyone.

Main House
Avon Tyrrell House

Combing historic charm with modern facilities, our Grade I listed Calendar House accommodates up to 110 people making it the perfect option for large groups and schools looking for full board catering. 

Our Impact
Our Impact

Find out the impact our Outdoor Learning programmes have on young people at different stages of their Social Development Journey. 

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