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A feature of this 30-mile signed route is that it passes through the distinctive Breckland landscape of Mid-Norfolk. It follows mainly minor roads and a short section of the Peddars Way between Thompson and Wretham. OS Landranger 132 North West Norfolk, King's Lynn & Fakenham; Landranger 144 Thetford, Breckland & Surrounding Area.

Easy route; on-road route.

National Cycle Network Route 13 flyer available.

Links:National Cycle Netwok Route 13 joins with Route 1 at Gately. It also passes close to Thetford Forest High Lodge (4 miles) which offers wide scope for off-road riding, and links with the Peddars Way.



  • Disabled access


  • Children welcome


Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Public Transport:
Nearest railway station Thetford and King's Lynn.
Parking in towns and villages; please do not park in the open countryside.

National Cycle Network Route 13

Type:Cycle Route

Gately, nr Fakenham, to Thetford, NR27 9EL

Tel: 0117 926 8893

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