An enclosed part of the New Forest consisting of woodland and wet grassland running alongside the Dockens Water.

A small woodland within the New Forest. The woodland is grazed in parts forming open glades and the Dockens Water stream adds to the range of habitats and wildlife

Species and habitats

Grassland, Woodland

Nearby nature reserves

Blashford Lakes
2 miles - Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
Bugdens Meadow
6 miles - Dorset Wildlife Trust
Landford Bog
7 miles - Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

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Reserve information

Near Ringwood
Map reference
SU 180 096
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Opening Times
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8.00 hectares
Small site, accessible via a rough track. The site has private residence in the middle, please do not obstruct access. . A public footpath crosses the reserve.
Walking information
A public footpath crosses the reserve.
Car parks are available at various points in the New Forest from which it is possible to walk to the reserve.
Dogs allowed
Grazing animals
Reserve manager
Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust
Tel: 01489 774400