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Forest in the Brecks (The Brecks)

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So different

We went into the forest for a day out. Had a coffee and sandwich in the cafe. Wonererd around for a... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Karan B
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Excellent all year

Excellent place for bike rides and dog walks. The "forest" is massive but made up of various... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Simon R
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1 Jul 2018
“So different”
13 Jun 2018
“Excellent all year”
Thetford, England
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

We went into the forest for a day out. Had a coffee and sandwich in the cafe. Wonererd around for a bit. As we had our dog with us, she loves water. We thought that there would be a stream. We found out we needed...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Karan B
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Excellent place for bike rides and dog walks. The "forest" is massive but made up of various smaller managed forests around Thetford. We tend to go to the one with Thorpe woodlands (as it's closest) plenty of tracks for bike rides/dog walks with kids has...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Worth stopping at to have a break. Great forest location things for the kids to play on easy to relax before continuing journey.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

We had a great time riding in the forest. The going is good all year round. We went in Jan and again in Feb, occasional puddles but nothing you couldn't ride round if you wanted to. Optional fallen tree jumps and lovely canter tracks. Out...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Julie D
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went on the August bank holiday, but despite it being very busy due to the glorious weather there was plenty of river bank for us to choose from. We set up our picnic and the kids were swimming in the lovely river straight away....More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank traceyo63
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We spent a very peaceful afternoon at the St Helen's Picnic Area in the heart of the forest. The site is between Santon Downham and Thetford on the Little Ouse River. The picnic area has good car parking, a fairly tranquil section of river, walking...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank padreray
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Nice and peaceful woodland, great walk with the dogs with lovely scenery especially now the Autumn colours are kicking in. Lots of places to park in lay-bys on the main road to the forest, each one will give a different walking opportunity. If you're in...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Really enjoyed our short break in Thetford forest. The dogs had a great time,as did we. The wildlife was good. Saw three different species of deer.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank MisterD25
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Really love Thetford Forest, I enjoying walking alone, dog walking and walking with family there. Full of wildlife great spot to relax, chill out, take the family or have a romantic picnic 😘

Thank Shane030377
Reviewed 16 November 2014

Travelled through kings forest today ,the road runs through the woods and the trees looked amazing the colours were wonderful , all around the brecks are worth visiting . On this trip I went to see friends , but I travel through quite a bit...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Steven S
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