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well worth a short visit

The car park is well signed. From the car park it is a short walk to the tree over a well... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
Bath, United Kingdom
If trees could talk.....

Having just read 'The hidden life of trees' and thoroughly enjoyed it, I find it hard not to be... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
via mobile
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18 Nov 2017
“well worth a short visit”
19 Sep 2017
“If trees could talk.....”
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Town Hall Avenue Road | Lyndhurst, New Forest, Lymington SO41 9ZG, England
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

We had a pleasant walk down well marked paths in this wood. The Knightwood tree was not very imposing, probably better to see in the summer when its got more leaves

Thank gary w
Reviewed 18 November 2017

The car park is well signed. From the car park it is a short walk to the tree over a well maintained path. We expected such an old oak tree to be larger! But well worth a short visit!

Thank BNA20152015
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Having just read 'The hidden life of trees' and thoroughly enjoyed it, I find it hard not to be humbled by any ancient tree. Knightwood ain't pretty but imagine what it's seen over the years! Enjoyed our visit!

Thank Holly1977
Reviewed 28 December 2016

we were surprised and gaping in awe in front of these majestic trees. Excellent conservation. Great respect for nature. The New Forest truly deserves a visit at any time during the year.

Thank 648giovannac
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This several centuries old Oak tree has to be seen to appreciate how long it takes for these to grow to such dimensions. There are young Oak trees planted around that have been marked to have been planted in the last 2-3 decades and they...More

Thank Ezhil S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Just a short walk from the car park. Clearly marked "Knightwood Oak" . There is nothing saying how old this tree is but it does look big and old. Not pretty at all though. Would not have stopped but our host at the B&B seemed...More

Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 17 June 2016

It is incredible to look at such an old tree and you think of all the stories this tree could tell if it could speak. It's hard to believe it's still there after all those years.

1  Thank Jill N
Reviewed 3 April 2016

What an amazing old tree! Great place for a visit, especially with children. See all the wonderful nature and wildlife all around you in the new forest

Thank Alex H
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This is possibly the biggest oak I have seen. Not a pretty tree, but a big one. It is somewhat difficult to find, as the main road doesn't have any signs to it - you have to know where to turn and then once at...More

2  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

It's worth a 10 mins stretch youR legs kind of visit. Like the history of it and you can appreciate its age but yep it's on a tree. Good parking, not far to walk, buggy works on this trip.

Thank Southwestpt
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