- Exmoor National Park
Wildlife watching. Exmoor supports one of England’s largest red deer populations. Barle Valley Safaris runs three-hour trips.
- New Forest
Cycling. Over 100 miles of routes link the main villages; maps and guides can be bought from Lyndhurst tourist office or via its website.
Canoeing & archery. New Forest Activities runs sessions in canoeing, kayaking and archery.
- Jurrasic Coast
Kayaking. Jurassic Coast Activities offers a paddle along Dorset’s coast.
Fossil hunting. The Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre runs guided fossil-hunting trips.