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Lynford Arboretum

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Lynford Arboretum

Excellent place to just walk in the woods or pastures or by the river, A bird watchers Haven... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tony R
Mundford, United Kingdom
Lynford arboretum heritage walk,s

This is a great place for country walk,s full of interesting wildlife and plant,s .nestbox,s for... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2019
Jerry C
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north of Mundford on the A1065, Mundford, Thetford, England
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All reviews dog agility lovely walk free car parking brilliant idea forestry commission lovely place to visit thetford forest little gem bird watching trees and plants unusual birds walking area well worth a visit lakes paths walks route
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place to just walk in the woods or pastures or by the river, A bird watchers Haven, Dog-friendly, with there own Dog agility course and walk.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Tony R
Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

This is a great place for country walk,s full of interesting wildlife and plant,s .nestbox,s for all types of bird's and bat,s scattered along the walk,s well marked path,s with seating . which are wheelchair friendly.there is at least one hide for watching bird,s on...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Jerry C
Reviewed May 26, 2019

A beautiful selection of trees and flora, Could do with more labels describing the tree types. A selection of paths of varying lengths, yet again could do with better signing. But overall a lovely area.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank RobEll4348
Reviewed May 17, 2019 via mobile

Free car parking and free entry. Which makes a change these days. We took our dog with us for a walk, while on holiday in the area. The walking is around the edge of the Arboretum were the dogs are allowed off leads. A bit...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank Symba2014
Reviewed March 5, 2019

Main reason for visiting was bird watching but as a first visitor impressed by the main house and the extensive grounds. Area contains lakes with a hide and walking back the opposite way areas for popular bird feeders containing many small birds very close up....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019

We visited in early spring and were first pleased to find free parking and a disabled space. We choose the 3/4 mile "red" walking route and I found that pushing the wheelchair was reasonably easy although it was a little bumpy in places. There are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Robin S
Reviewed February 17, 2019

We have always been interested in bird watching in a casual way.. However having recently spent time with a long lost freind my wife went to the Lynford Arboretum for our first proper bird watch. We met lots of people doing the same who were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed February 11, 2019

a great place for a walk at any time of the year and its all free. Added bonus of great birding as you go .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cliff d
Reviewed January 13, 2019

We visited and took a long walk towards a lake, and then after walked towards the Arboretum (we took a wrong turn initially). I would like to visit again as it appears to offer a range of walking opportunities. It was a bit cold and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MomDawn
Reviewed November 10, 2018

What a little gem! Very pleasant walk through the Lynford Arboretum, with a great variety of trees, beautiful autumn colours and the possibility to just carry on walking in the surrounding (Thetford) forest. Very peaceful and not over crowded even on a gorgeous autumn Saturday....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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June 19, 2018|
Response from Kathryn Anne G | Reviewed this property |
IP26 5HW. Check on Google. Some more information there.
July 24, 2016|
Response from C12jax | Reviewed this property |
There are good pathways to some parts, others are rough or grassy. It's a bit bumpy in some areas. Good for picnics. There are two parts of it. One on the left, other right...which are very different from each other. The... More
January 19, 2016|
Response from C12jax | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee and although there is a cafe unit there, I haven't seen it open much and I'm a local