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Lynford Arboretum

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north of Mundford on the A1065, Mundford, Thetford, England
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Great birdwatching spot

Visit this place on a regular basis as it is a great place to spot Hawfinches, Crossbills... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Danreds18
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Elsenham, United Kingdom
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This is a great place to do a bit of birdwatching . Some nice walks with plenty of woodland birds... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cliff d
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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“dog agility” (9 reviews)
“car park” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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north of Mundford on the A1065, Mundford, Thetford, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit this place on a regular basis as it is a great place to spot Hawfinches, Crossbills, Nuthatches and other woodland species. Lots of bird feeders to attract birds. It is a beautiful place for a walk in general, Hundreds of varieties of trees to...More

Thank Danreds18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to do a bit of birdwatching . Some nice walks with plenty of woodland birds to see along the way .

Thank cliff d
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Having visited the lakes around Lynford hall before and enjoyed the walks, we chose to go the other way from the car park and to our surprise found another large lake that we hadn't realized was there. There is a hide to watch the birds...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Visited two weekends in a row after a recommendation from a friend. Lovely walk and great as all the ‘champion’ trees are clearly labelled. My other half is a tree geek and loved the autumn/winter walk around the arboretum. I was pleased to find a...More

Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Me, my husband and 2.5year old daughter visited here on two occassions a few weeks apart. First we visited Lynford Lakes very tranquil lakes and beach. It was a surprise finding the bird lookout hut. Second time we visited Lynford Arboretum very Autumnal day full...More

Thank Lacecarl
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

There are the two sides. The lake side is very pleasant with the lake, beach and bird hide. Get back to nature. The other side of the road is another relaxed walk. If you take a fog you can utilise the dog agility course. There's...More

Thank VGB27
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Easy to find not far from he Mundford round about. Just past the Hall Hotel there is parking. Lovely peaceful place to walk or cycle. there are the dog agility walks as well clearly signposted. The Arboretum will lead you to various other routes though...More

Thank GreatDaines
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Such a tranquil and beautiful place. A lovely place to walk in the sun, rain, morning and night. As mentioned in another review the signs are a touch confusing regarding where dogs can go or not but we were naughty and walked everywhere! There is...More

Thank fameboy67
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Found on tripadvisor before we travelled, so I'm returning the favour here. We took a small dog for a walk round the trees and in search of the dog agility trail. Soft underfoot after some rain, paths were marked fine, but sometimes there's a few...More

1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 18 July 2017

as noted on other reviews the Arboretum on the right hand side of the road does not allow dog walking but there are many other good walks albeit relatively poorly marked on the route. In all could be much better with clearer messaging. Lovely place...More

Thank howard0263
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CarolyneC19
24 July 2016|
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Response from C12jax | Reviewed this property |
There are good pathways to some parts, others are rough or grassy. It's a bit bumpy in some areas. Good for picnics. There are two parts of it. One on the left, other right...which are very different from each other. The... More
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mgmcornwall
19 January 2016|
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Response from C12jax | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee and although there is a cafe unit there, I haven't seen it open much and I'm a local
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