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Car park closures

Updated 9th July 2020

The following toilets at Anderwood, Hatchet Pond and Whitefield Moor remain closed in the New Forest.

The following car parks are closed: New Forest Reptile Centre; Ogdens;  Osmonds Bushes

The New Forest is a Special Protection Area for ground-nesting birds. This is why each year, from 1 March – 30 July, we close a small number of car parks in areas that provide important habitats for these birds. The following car parks are affected:
Crockford, Crockford Clump, Hincheslea and Hincheslea Moor, Clay Hill in Burley, Beaulieu Heath, Yewtree Heath, Shatterford, Ocknell Pond and Whitemoor Pond.

All Camping in the Forest campsites are closed and no overnight parking is allowed anywhere in the New Forest.