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We Found Zog!

A really lovely forest and the gruffalo and Zog trail was great fun. The only thing is the car... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Matthew S
via mobile
A good day out in the country

We enjoyed the day out very much. The setting amongst nature was very good. Lots of free things... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Groovy1950
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Kensal Rise, London
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Planted in the 1920s, this forest is home to a great variety of plants and animals.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A really lovely forest and the gruffalo and Zog trail was great fun. The only thing is the car parking is so expensive.if you can park outside and walk through, it's much cheaper.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great four hours mountain biking around the blue and red bike trails. Trails have been re vamped over the years providing some really good fast twisty fun on the bikes. Even if you arrive late morning there’s plenty of parking. People who moan about the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Andy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this forest with my Granddaughter.She has health problems this was just perfect for her.She went on all the activities

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the day out very much. The setting amongst nature was very good. Lots of free things (apart from parking)

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Groovy1950
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a nice place to visit for the day, enjoy a picnic, a bike ride through the woods or just a walk in the park. Cool on a hot summers day. You can explore the woodland and enjoy the silence - with the exception when...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank petermack2011
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

This was my first time watching a concert in thetford forest and I really impressed with how well organised it was. I’ve been to other outdoor concerts which weren’t nearly as good. Paul Weller was amazing and it was easy to see him wherever you...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank carolineja80
Reviewed June 2, 2019

Driving north from Thetford, passed through Thetford Forest. Now mainly pine trees. Lots of wildlife to see and lots to explore. Nice relaxing afternoon.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed May 5, 2019

Six adults and four grandchildren visited the park today,had a excellent time kids had plenty to do.we took a picnic also purchased drinks in the cafe. Not a cheap place if on a budget,especially when you leave costs £12.50 for car parking.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank _david2carter
Reviewed May 2, 2019

I cycle or run here every day. It is a huge place centred on Brandon and Thetford. Established and owned by the Forestry Commission but with some leased land too it is extensive in scope and scale. In the Forest there are two centres; Brandon...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Chelmo_Man
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

I love this place and am happy to pay £10 to park if it means me, my dog and two kids have stuff to do all day. It is upsetting people complain at the price. How else do parks afford to fund setting up more...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Karen F
August 7, 2018|
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Response from 446PaulP446 | Reviewed this property |
They are forest trails so if you have an off pavement wheel chair with pheumatic wider tyres etc to go on forest trails then that would be fine but if narrow hard tyres for pavement then you will have trouble.
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hollypopcooper
February 21, 2018|
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Response from youngmanLondon | Reviewed this property |
No entry fee just for parking to pay.
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