Bernwood Forest used to be a royal hunting forest that covered a lot of the local area. All that is left now is a section managed by Forestry England.
There are lots of dog friendly paths and geocaches there, so we joined Gemma and Paddy for a walk there:
Rocco was in heaven with an infinite supply of sticks, mud and water.
Gemma and Paddy did really well at spotting the geocaches:
There were a wide variety of different paths and habitats:
All too soon, it was time for lunch:
We explored a different part of the forest in the afternoon; this had many large anthills:
And more lovely paths:
Rocco really did enjoy himself:
A lovely day, helped by really nice weather!