Thetford Forest is a patchwork of pines, heathland and broadleaves providing the ideal setting for a great day out, and a welcome refuge for a rich variety of animal and plant life.
Many of our visitors are attracted by the peace and tranquility of Thetford Forest as well as the wide range of recreation facilities.
Following her sold out forest tour in 2013 the Forestry Commission is proud to once again present the unique Paloma Faith at Thetford Forest on 4 July. Paloma Faith told Forest Live “We are very lucky in Britain to have such a beautiful and diverse landscape and I am excited to play for you there again. See you all in the summer!”
Tickets are available online or call the Box Office on 03000 680400.
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There is something for everyone in the forest and the quieter sites provide a haven for wildlife - why not walk at Lynford around the Arboretum or lake. Visit the Desert Rats Memorial at High Ash or stroll through King's Forest.
Thetford Forest is a popular recreation destination with a high conservation value but it is also a busy working forest. Balancing the needs of people, wildlife and the local economy requires planning; take a look at our plans for the forest.