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Forest or Woodland:Thetford Forest Park

Forest or Woodland

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It can be explored from any of the picnic sites scattered across the forest. It is a haven for wildlife and there is a good chance ofseeing deer, cross bills, night jars and more. Places worth visiting are High Lodge Forest Centre with its ever expanding range of recreation facilities and much more.

Disabled toiletsFacilities for educational visitsRegional Tourist Board Member

Guided tours for groups

Opening details

Open all year


Mr Roger Woods


Forestry Commission, East of England,
Santon Downham,
IP27 0TJ


See location of Thetford Forest Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TL 815878  Lat: 52.45845 Long: 0.67054

By Road:
Take the A11 from Norwich.

By Public Transport:
From Thetford station it is 4 miles to Thetford Forest Park.


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups