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Corporate Entertainment, £19-£35

VAQAS, 2010 Berry Savory Best Tourist Attraction

Go Ape at Thetford

Go Ape at Thetford

In light of COVID-19, please make sure you check with your travel and accommodation providers before travelling.


High Lodge Forest Centre,
Santon Downham,
IP27 0AF


Go Ape is the UK's No.1 Forest Adventure.

Live life more adventurously - that's our challenge to you! Start by booking your next Go Ape outing. Head into the forest for our Tree Top experiences or one of our Forest Segway safaris. We promise you it'll be a day out you'll never forget!

Go Ape Tree Top Challenge.
The classic and original Go Ape experience. We'll brief you for safety before you fly down our zip-wires, leap off our Tarzan Swing and tackle our crossings whilst enjoying some of Britain's most breath-taking scenery.

Can I Go Ape?
Minimum Age - 10yrs
Minimum Height - 1.4m (4ft7")
Maximum weight - 20.5 stones (130kg)

Go Ape Forest Segway.
Get off-road and explore the great outdoors on the latest all-terrain Segway’s. From two legs to two wheels - for the ultimate forest experience on a rugged all-terrain Segway. It's a totally unique way to tackle the trails in the forest.

Can I Forest Segway?
Minimum Weight - 7 Stone

Go Ape Tree Top Adventure.
A fun filled experience of canopy exploring, trail blazing and obstacles for all to enjoy. You'll take on crossings over 3 trails and finish with one awesome zip wire. Our outdoor adventure at Thetford Forest is for all abilities so explorers can uncover the forest canopy as long as they're over 1m. You can even enjoy our Junior adventure after school - the perfect way to end a day in the classroom.

Minimum height - 1m
Maximum weight - 20.5 stones (130kg)

*Supervision ratios apply for all activities, please see website for more details.*

Looking for an office day out with a difference? Encourage teamwork, boost morale and forge new friendships. Go Ape has a range of tree-mendous extras to add to your day including forest BBQs, team-building challenges and African Drumming. Unleash your inner Tarzan and live life adventurously! Visit to find out more.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDogs accepted

There is also a large play area, cafe, toilets, information point, extensive walking and cycle trails, bike shop/hire and archery available. A site entry fee charged per car is payable on exit.

Opening details

Open every weekend, but seasonal availability on some activities. We recommend to check website or give one of our friendly team a call before you visit.
Open mid-week during Feb half term and from Easter holidays until end of Oct half term.


Treetop Challenge -Adults from £26.40 - £33 Children from £20 - £25
Treetop Adventure - £19 for all ages
Forest Segway - £35 per person
To book visit or call 0845 643 9215 (a £3 booking charge will be added to a telephone booking).

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See location of Go Ape Thetford on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TL 809851  Lat: 52.43451 Long: 0.66003

By Road:
From Norwich or London - High Lodge Forest Centre is signposted off A11 onto the B1107 towards Brandon, it is past the Golf Club on the left hand side.
From Brandon, head out on the B1107 towards Thetford and it is on the right hand side.

By Public Transport:
From Thetford station it is 7 miles to Go Ape! High Lodge Forest Centre.
From Brandon station it is 5 miles.

Parking: with charge


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

There is also a large play area, cafe, toilets, information point, extensive walking and cycle trails, bike shop/hire and archery available. A site entry fee charged per car is payable on exit.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
  • compacted stone and tarmac paths

  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)


  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility