Ferny Crofts Scout Activity Centre, situated in the heart of the New Forest, is a stunning 31-acre wooded site.
Only ten miles from Southampton and five miles from Lyndhurst, Ferny Crofts is the ideal base from which to explore this famous area. It is perfect for environmental, biology and geography activities as well as adventurous activities.
Ferny Crofts offers a wide range of activities on-site. So whether you’re looking for a traditional camping experience making the most of the great outdoors, or you’d like a high adrenaline experience, we’ve got it covered. From abseiling to hiking, Jacob’s Ladder to backwoods cooking – if you’re visiting for a day trip, a weekend or longer, Ferny Crofts has more than enough to keep you occupied throughout your stay.
Our friendly staff will work with you to plan your visit. We offer a range of flexible options to help you get the most out of your time on-site and beyond. Our instructors are skilled at working with a wide range of groups, both young people and adults, and will work with you as little or as much as you need.