Poacher Trail - Thetford Forest
Trail Status:  

Open - All Clear

Nearest Town: Thetford   

The Thetford Forest Blue mountain bike Trail is easy / moderate. The trails are open with variable surfaces. Read more

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The Poacher Trail at Thetford Forest (Formerly known as the Blue cycle route) is recommended that users are experienced cyclists and have a good level of fitness, but the route length can be reduced by using the short cut. The Poacher Trail is located in Brandon Country Park. This loop can be linked with the High Lodge Shepherd Trail to lengthen the trails and let off some steam.

  • Parking Parking
  • Toilets Toilets
  • Bike Hire Bike Hire
  • Bike Wash Bike Wash
  • Cafe Cafe
  • Parking Parking
  • Toilets Toilets
  • Bike Hire Bike Hire
  • Bike Wash Bike Wash
  • Cafe Cafe
Nearest Town: Thetford
Website: www.forestry.gov.uk
Sat Nav: IP27 0AF
Grid Ref: TL 811851

Trail Reviews Summary

Fun factor
Fun factor 7.7500 out of 10
Trail variety
Trail variety 7.7500 out of 10
Trail quality
Trail quality 7.7500 out of 10
Facilities
Facilities 7.7500 out of 10
Location
Location 7.7500 out of 10

"Great days riding"
Review by: rookie on 18 May 2008


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Trail Location

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The forest drive and entrance is located on the B1107 Thetford to Brandon Road. approximately 4 miles from Thetford and half a mile from Brandon. Follow the Forest Toll Road for about 1½ miles and you will enter the car parking area. A forest toll applies. (Post code IP27 0AF)

Thetford Forest Mountain Bike Trails

Thetford Forest Mountain Bike Trails

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Bury St Edmunds Pump Track

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Phoenix Mountain Bikepark

Phoenix Mountain Bikepark

(9.1 miles)
Bawsey Pits

Bawsey Pits

(13.5 miles)
Eaton Park Skatepark

Eaton Park Skatepark

(17.0 miles)

Please note: Distance is calculated as air distance or "as the crow flies" the most direct route between two points, so the distance by road maybe slightly longer.

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Last modified: 2018-05-21 18:48:18
Poacher Trail - Thetford Forest 3.9 out of 5 based on 4 ratings. 4 user reviews.

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