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Self guided programmes

We welcome bookings from groups that wish to carry out their own activities and are happy to provide advice about High Lodge.

Amazing Animals

Children playingA selection of clues and evidence left behind by forest animals and birds, as well as a minibeast search in the forest habitat, will inspire the detectives and naturalists within your group.


Children playing at a den building eventShelter Building 

 A great team activity. Children work together to construct sturdy shelters from forest materials. Test the structures using the ‘rain test’.


Orienteering (Key Stage 2+).

The large permananent orienteering course has routes to suit a range of ages and abilities. A compass can be used but is not essential for the course. This will test students mapping skills as well as allowing exploraton of the wider forest environment. 

Last updated: 29th February 2016

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OS Grid ref: TL807864
Postcode: IP27 0AF

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High Lodge Thetford Forest

0300 067 4400

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