High Lodge Guided Trail Run – Early October

Join us for a 10k guided trail run through the beautiful surroundings of High Lodge in Thetford Forest.

With it’s miles of woodland trails, High Lodge is a perfect location for trail running, and a perfect getaway from the stresses of life. Every trail leads to something different to explore, with endless potential to spot wildlife.

We are really excited to be able to offer guided runs in this fantastic location, and can’t wait to show you around the brilliant trails.


Course Details

This run will be 10k. You will be running over a mixture of terrain, ranging from hard packed tracks to soft forest trails.

What pace will we be running at?

You will be put into a group based on your ability.

All runs are led at a conversational pace, ESCAPE trails events are about taking in the scenery and enjoying the trails, not racing. Please be aware that you may not be the slowest person in your group, and you may need to run at a slower pace than normal.

What’s included?

A fully qualified and experienced Run Leader to guide you around on trails.

Different paced groups based on ability.


There is plenty of parking at High Lodge. For attendees parking will be charged at £3 for 2 hours, or £5 for the day (usually £12), a code for this will be given to attendees on the day.

What will I need?

We will be running on a variety of terrain from hard-packed tracks, to single track trails through woods. Trail shoes would be recommended, but road shoes will be OK if that is all you have.

Waterproof jacket and depending on the weather sun cream

Water/drinks and as many snacks as you think you’ll need.

Most importantly a willingness to enjoy the trails and have fun.

Other things to do at High Lodge?

There are plenty of facilities and activities at High Lodge for once you’ve finished your run, including bike trails and a Cafe.

Please read ESCAPE trails T&C’s

If you are showing symptoms of coronavirus, or under self isolation rules, please do not attend this event. If after attending this event you show symptoms of coronavirus, please contact us immediately, so that we can make the other attendees aware.

Hourly Schedule


8;45 - 9:00
9:00 - 10:30
Guided Trail Run
10:30 - 10:45
Optional cool down and stretching
*Finish times are estimated and will depend on the pace of your group


03 10 21


9:00 am - 11:00 am




High Lodge
Thetford Forest, Brandon, Suffolk, IP27 0AF


ESCAPE trails
01842 769216