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Sand Play

With the vast amounts of sandy soil on site, digging is an all time favourite with our younger visitors, so especially for them, we have a dedicated sand play area in our adventure playground.

Children playing

Beneath the leafy trees you will find a large, natural looking sand play pit. This year it has been extended and made even bigger with lots more sand to play in and a new Tree-mendous toddler tower; great for tiny tots to learn to climb, balance and slide. There is a wooden building site with a variety of equipment where sand can be carried by chains, pulleys and buckets. Then tipped and poured through chutes. The area also has a crane and mini sand diggers. You will also find two play houses - a very tiny one for our smallest visitors to squeeze into and a big wooden snail for climbing and quieter times.

Overview of the Sand play area, Thetford.

Remember to bring your own bucket and spade for a good dig about in the sand.

Children playing on the climbing frame in the Sand play area, Thetford.

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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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