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Cycle Route:National Cycle Network Route 13

Cycle Route

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A feature of this 30-mile signed route is that it passes through the distinctive Breckland landscape of Mid-Norfolk. It follows mainly minor roads and a short section of the Peddars Way between Thompson and Wretham. OS Landranger 132 North West Norfolk, King's Lynn & Fakenham; Landranger 144 Thetford, Breckland & Surrounding Area.

Easy route; on-road route.

National Cycle Network Route 13 flyer available.

Links:National Cycle Netwok Route 13 joins with Route 1 at Gately. It also passes close to Thetford Forest High Lodge (4 miles) which offers wide scope for off-road riding, and links with the Peddars Way.

Children welcomeMobility Accessibility Facilities

Open all the time


Gately, nr Fakenham, to Thetford,
NR27 9EL


See location of National Cycle Network Route 13 on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 920297  Lat: 52.83138 Long: 0.84927

By Public Transport:
Nearest railway station Thetford and King's Lynn.
Parking in towns and villages; please do not park in the open countryside.


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Mobility Accessibility FacilitiesMobility Accessibility Facilities