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Walk the Hamble Valley

The best way to explore the Hamble Valley is to follow one of the many self-guided walks and trails. From long distance routes to easy circular trails perfect for Sunday afternoon strolls, there is a walk to suit all. Strawberry Trail A 15 mile long distance self-guided circular walking trail beginning in Botley, taking in the Hamble Valley villages of Bursledon, Hamble, and the area’s most beautiful countryside including woodland and farmland through to Netley and returning to Botley. There are plenty of place en-route to stop for refreshments. Hamble Rail Trail The Hamble Rail Trail – an easy 4.5 mile...

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What’s the buzz this Easter around the Hamble Valley…

Tree Top Adventure with Go Ape For all you wannabe Tarzans (or Janes) in Hampshire. Do you have what it takes to take on our knee-knocking adventure at Go Ape Southampton? You’ll have to gear yourself up for a leap of faith on our improved Tarzan Swing, as well as taking on our highest adventure in the South East. There is a 15% discount for all Hamble Valley readers. Call 0845 643 9267 and quote HVVG14. See the Birds of Prey Enjoy amazing Bird of Prey Shows at Marwell Zoo, as they swoop and dive over your heads (5,6,12,13 April). Or join the...

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Reader Review – Go Ape

Go Ape is the UK’s number one forest adventure. It’s all about living life a little more adventurously, having fun with friends and family and getting in touch with your inner Tarzan (he’s in there, we promise!) We asked talented singer/songwriter Charley Macauley from Southampton to join us for an outdoor adventure and share her experiences. Charley said: “If I’m honest there was a part of me that was a bit scared at the prospect of obstacles and zip-wires. I’m just not into that sort of thing. “So when I was off ered the chance to experience Go Ape...

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Have You Discovered the Strawberry Coast Yet?

IF YOU are looking for the perfect mix of beautiful countryside and stunning riverside vistas, you need look no further than the Hamble Valley –  and our new magazine is the ideal way to plan a holiday, short break or day visit. Launched as part of English Tourism Week 2014 (March 29-April 6), the online Hamble Valley magazine is full of ideas for the best way to spend your time on the Strawberry Coast. Encompassing 25 miles of Hampshire’s Solent coastline and including the River Hamble and 1,500 acres of unspoilt countryside, it’s easy to see why the area...

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Riverside Holidays

Riverside Holidays Satchell Lane Hamble Hampshire SO31 4HR riversideholidays.co.uk enquiries@riversideholidays.co.uk Tel: 023 8045 3220 Relax and explore the beautiful South. Beautiful views over the Marina and River Hamble. Excellent sailing, walking, fishing and horse-riding nearby. Touring and Camping available from 1st March to 31st Oct. Pine Lodges and Static Caravans are available for hire all year for weekly or short-break bookings. Bedrooms 77 Camping Pitches 77 Touring Pitches 8 Pine Lodges 14 Caravan Holiday Homes Prices Camping Pitches from £13.00 to £27.00 per night per unit with up to 2 persons. Touring Pitches from £15.00 to £32.00 per night...

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