Take a walk along the Basingstoke Canal
Built in 1794 to connect Basingstoke to the Thames, the Basingstoke Canal is a Haven for wildlife amongst the green fields of Hampshire.
Park at the Odiham Wharf car park and walk west along the canal to discover King’s John Castle
Visit the Surrey and Hampshire Canal Society’s Website
Visit the website for Odiham Castle
Explore Bartley Heath
Bartley Heath and Hook Common contain miles of protected habitats open for the public to explore. A mixture of Ancient Woodland, Grassland and Heath land harbours diverse wild life from deer to reptiles. Each visit brings a new experience as the seasons change.
Visit the Hampshire and Isle of Wright Wildlife Trust’s Website
Rent a boat on the Basingstoke Canal
Park at Odiham Wharf car park and cross over the bridge to Galleon Marine, rent a Rowboat, Kayak or a punt and spend the next hour lazily exploring the waterway.
Visit Galleon Marine’s Website