Sunrise in Thetford forest, Breckland, Norfolk

East Anglia Spotlight: Thetford Forest

With over 18,730 hectares to explore, Thetford Forest hosts a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy or just enjoy the tranquil environment of the UK's largest man made lowland forest and its rich variety of animal and plant life.

Lynford Arboretum

Lynford Arboretum

With a collection containing over 200 species of tree, including rare species and an oak tree planted in 1671, Lynford arboretum is a wonderful place to enjoy a walk in the forest.  The colourful display on show during Autumn seasons change is just another great reason to visit this pleasant and peaceful place.

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High Lodge

High Lodge

High Lodge is your one stop play area for all ages complete with Café and toilet facilities.  With numerous play areas suitable for a range of ages, things to discover and interactive trails there is something to tire out the most energetic child. For energetic adults there are also two running trails; the 321 Run Forest Run route and a wild running 10km route.

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Natural Cycling

Cycling Thetford

Whether you've just bought your first bike, or you're happy shredding through rock gardens, Thetford Forest offers a fantastic opportunity for natural cycling. Click below to find out more about the different trails available in the forest.

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