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No. of Trails: 1
Facilities:
Car Park
Toilets
Bike Shop
Bike Hire
Bike Wash
Cafe
Location:-
Thetford and Brandon are the nearest towns or villages. Thetford Forest is located on the border of Norfolk and Suffolk in the heart of Breckland in East Anglia. Major roads leading to Thetford Forest Park are the M11 from London, the A11 from Norwich or Newmarket and the A14 from Cambridge or Ipswich. Ordnance Survey Explorer 229 - Thetford Forest in the Brecks. OS Grid Reference: TL813879 For details of public transport visit http://www.transportdirect.info

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Description:-
Thetford Forest Park is a Forestry Commision activity centre, with managed mountain bike trails, high ropes course, and full facilities including cafe and bike shop.

The area is relatively flat, but some good riding can be found on the waymarked trails or just exploring the plentiful singletrack inbetween the trees. The forest sectors are marked with numbered trees, so if you have a map you shouldn't get too lost.

The main car parks and facilities are at High Lodge Forest Centre (parking fees apply), or there is alternative parking available at Brandon Lodge.

It is the venue for several MTB XC races, including the well known Dusk Till Dawn night endurance race.

Forestry commission websites:
http://www.forestry.gov.uk/highlodge
http://www.forestry.gov.uk/website/recreation.nsf/LUWebDocsByKey/EnglandEastAngliaNoForestThetfordForestPark

Race Information (including Dusk Till Dawn):
http://www.thetfordmtbracing.com/


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Trail TitleLength (Miles)Ascent (Mtrs)Time (Hrs)Tech GradeFitness Grade
Lime Burner Trail7.81331 Moderate Moderate

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Lime Burner Trail


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Length: 7.8 Miles
Ascent: 133 m
Time: 1 hr
Tech Grade: Moderate
Fitness Grade: Moderate
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This route was previously known as the black route. I have entered the trail manually based on the trail map, so please don't download GPS coordinates and expect it to be accurate. It should be fully waymarked.

For technical or steeper features, lookout for various bomb holes en route, and the western section of the route (called The Beast).

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