Walking in Hampshire

Ringwood circular walk 1

Distance: 2.5km / 1.5 miles,  30 minutes
Condition: Good, mostly along pavements and quiet roads
Starting Point: Ringwood Health Centre

Route map

The Greyfriars Community Centre - Described as ‘the showpiece among Ringwood houses’ this late 18th century building has been home to the Ringwood & District Community Association since 1958. Trinity Church dating from 1866 was designed by architect T H Hellyer. Now the United Reform Church, it was originally the Congregational Church.

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The route

  • Leaving Ringwood Health Centre turn right, continue to the end of the road & use the pedestrian crossing taking you to Quomp; continue to the end of the road.
  • At the T-Junction turn left. Pass school & cemetery on left, cross road before the mini roundabout & turn right down steps. Follow path & bear right at all junctions until reaching two small greens, keep to the left side of these then bear right to the road.
  • Turn left passing Railway Hotel, take right into Christchurch Road. Pass fire station & Trinity Church on the right continuing to mini roundabout.
  • Turn right & use pedestrian crossing again to cross road; immediately turn left on path around the War Memorial Gardens. At Christchurch Road turn right, take next right into Southampton Road, right again into The Close & back to the Health Centre.