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Thetford Forest Park

+44 1842 816029
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Cycle routes

Called to try the mountain bike routes good long routes which are combination of fire breaks and... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2015
via mobile
Tranquil place to walk & picnic

A huge forest with a grand entrance. If you like walking outdoors this is an excellent place to... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2015
Amy R
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Planted in the 1920s, this forest is home to a great variety of plants and animals.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Called to try the mountain bike routes good long routes which are combination of fire breaks and technical routes that go through the forest red & blue rites quite good black sections need improvement, down side is the costs to park a car extortionate think...More

Thank MSG66
Reviewed 13 September 2015

A huge forest with a grand entrance. If you like walking outdoors this is an excellent place to walk around. There is also a Go Ape inside. Parking is expensive. If you accept this, you can still have a great time. The "High Lodge" is...More

4  Thank Amy R
Reviewed 12 September 2015

We spent a couple of hours here lunching in the open and walking the 2 mile circular yellow trail. Despite the lateness of the season there are still wild flowers like wild scabious and a variety of fungi to spot as well as 5 different...More

1  Thank Carole K
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Went with daughter and grand children 1 & 3 plenty for children to do climbing frames trails etc but dress for weather and foot wear to climb and scramble. Gruffellow hunt Cafe for food, snacks open areas for dogs BBQ to hire. Pay only for...More

1  Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

Definitely venture out into the woods with a hired bike and a map of the many routes on offer. There are ranging difficulties of bike trails of which can be adapted to those of any age! All in all took approximately 2 hours with almost...More

Thank LaneRijks
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Love this place , I would love to have something like this close to home ! Great seeing families together enjoying the outdoors. Just for the price of £2.20 hr, capped at £11.50 for the day. You can hire BBQ 's and bikes. Go ape...More

1  Thank Janie1969
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We visited Thetford Forest so our young men could do the High Wired activity at the Go Ape Centre based here. They had a wail of a time, but that is for a separate review... While the boys were doing their impressions of Tarzan, we...More

Thank JeCS41
Reviewed 11 August 2015

There was so much for families to do here - well marked cycle routes, nature walks, lots of places to picnic, lots and lots of play equipment. For all of this I was more than happy to pay the £12 parking/entrance charge. However, the catering...More

2  Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I have driven passed Thetford Forest on my way to the coast for years but never actually stopped so this time we booked a weekend to explore the place. It's a great forest with lots of walks of many distances so suitable for most people...More

Thank LadyBeresford
Reviewed 7 July 2015

I went here with my husband, looking forward to walking some of the woodland trails for a couple of hours. Heading for the Go Ape area we saw plenty of activity but no signs for where the walking trails began. We carried on past Go...More

Thank KalexPlymouth_Devon
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Response from Amy R |
IP27 0TJ is the postcode.