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Things to do in Ferndown

Dorset town located near Poole and Bournemouth.

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  Attractions

Kayaking And Canoeing Tours

Unique water based tours around Bournemouth's scenic coast.
West Mours
36 Southern Avenue
BH22 0BL

 

White Mill FREE

National Trust - Corn mill with original wooden machinery in a peaceful riverside setting.
Sturminster Marshall
near Wimborne Minster
BH21 4BX

 

Knoll Gardens

This garden was once an intimate and enclosed collection of tender exotics, many of them Australian trees and shrubs.
Stapehill Road
Wimborne
Dorset
BH21 7ND

 

Cranborne Manor

Much of the garden at Cranborne is modern, laid out and planted by Lord Salisbury's mother in the 1960s and 1970s.
Cranborne
Wimborne
Dorset
BH21 5PP

 

Knowlton Church And Earthworks

English Heritage - The siting of this ruined medieval church at the centre of a Neolithic ritual henge earthwork.
near Wimborne St Giles
Dorset
BH21 5LT

 

Go Ape! Moors Valley

Go Ape is the UK's No.1 Forest Adventure.
Moors Valley Country Park
Horton Road, Ashley Heath
Ringwood
BH24 2ET

 

Adventure Wonderland

Action packed family theme park with over 30 rides.
Merritown Lane
Hurn
BH23 6BA

01202483444

 

Kingston Lacy

National Trust - 17th-century mansion, later transformed into an Italian Renaissance palazzo.
Dorset
BH21 4EA

 
 

  Museums

Bournemouth Aviation Museum

Fascinating look at the history of aviation.
Merritown Lane
Hurn
BH23 6BA

01202473141

 
 

  Parks

Pelhams Park FREE

Pelhams Park is the most significant recreational space in the Kinson and Northbourne area.
Millhams Road
Kinson
BH10 7LH

 

Stour Valley Local Nature Reserve FREE

The reserve consists of a two-mile stretch of riverside footpath, as well as meadows, hedgerows and woodland.
Granby Road
Bournemouth
BH9 3NZ

 

Kinson Common Local Nature Reserve FREE

Superb nature reserve nestled amongst the housing of Kinson, with the Kinson Cemetery along part of its boundary.
Poole Lane
Bournemouth
BH11 9DP

 

Cranborne Chase And West Wiltshire Downs FREE

Diverse landscape offering areas of rolling chalk grassland, ancient woodlands, chalk escarpments, downland hillsides, chalk ridge.
AONB Office, 4 Castle Street
Cranborne
Dorset
BH21 5PZ

 

Moors Valley Country Park FREE

Fantastic country park and a brilliant family day out. Scenic walks,adventure parks,visitor centre,bike hire and much more.
Horton Road
Ashley Heath
Nr Ringwood
BH24 2ET

01425470721

Recommended by Jo Wilkinson, Salisbury
“A huge country park with fun trails to follow, with mini adventure parks every few minutes apart, a tree top walk, 2 superb bigger play parks, one designed for under 5's and set in the biggest sand pit you will ever see! Along with a mini train, a huge lake, pic nic area, indoor visitor centre, bike hire you will find loads of nature trails to follow! The fee for the day is your car parking charge and thats it, you can walk, talk and play in all the parks for hours on end! ”

 
 

  Golf

Ferndown Forest Golf Club

Golf Club.
Forest Links Road
Ferndown
Dorset
BH22 9QE

 

Parley Golf Club

Parley Golf Centre is home to an easy-walking nine hole course with 18 tee positions, which add a varied dimension to your game.
Parley Green Lane
Hurn
Christchurch
Dorset
BH23 6BB

 

Moors Valley Country Park Golf Club

Golf Club.
Horton Road
Ashley Heath
Nr Ringwood
Hampshire
BH24 2ET

 

Crane Valley Golf Club

Golf Club.
West Farm
Romford
Verwood
Dorset
BH31 6LE

 

Ashley Wood Golf Club

Ashley Wood is a friendly and welcoming golf club, originally established over 100 years ago, which offers very good facilities situated in a beautiful part of Dorset.
Wimborne Road
Blandford
Dorset
DT11 9HN

 
 

  Karting

Matchams Karting

Outdoor go-karting circuit.
Matchams Leisure Park
Hurn Road
BH24 2BT

 
 

  Sport

Oli's Roller Disco

Retro roller disco fun.
Ferndown Leisure Centre
Cherry Grove
Ferndown
BH22 9EZ

Recommended by Liz Grey, Dorset

 

Snowtrax Skiing And Snowboarding Activity Centre

Dorset's premier family friendly activity centre.
Matchams Lane
Hurn
BH23 6AW

01202499155

 

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Didn't find anything? Why not try further afield?

Shaftesbury (19.5 miles)
Warminster (30.6 miles)
Frome (35 miles)
Salisbury (18.8 miles)
Amesbury (26 miles)
Westbury (34.2 miles)
Eastleigh (25.3 miles)
Winchester (30.8 miles)
Dorchester (24.6 miles)
Sherborne (29.3 miles)
Yeovil (33.7 miles)
Map directions
Lymington (15.2 miles)
Hythe, Hampshire (21.7 miles)
Southampton (22.4 miles)
Poole (6.9 miles)
Weymouth (28 miles)
Bournemouth (5.5 miles)
Swanage (13.6 miles)
Christchurch (6.8 miles)
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