Offering a range of outdoor activities in locations across Suffolk, Explore 4 x 4 have everything the outdoor enthusiast could want including blindfold driving, hovercraft, archery and crossbows. If you think you could give Bear Grylls a run for his money, then book the Military Escape and Survival Adventure. The 24-hour experience is held over two days and run by ex-military personnel, just don’t expect Egyptian cotton sheets and a Full English breakfast!
Great for couples and groups of friends, Go Ape in Thetford Forest features a 739 metre high ropes treetop course with a 140-metre long zip wire, plus forest Segway course with 4 different routes to suit all abilities and thrill-levels!
If that’s not thrilling enough, then book a skydive with UK Parachuting at Ellough Airfield near Beccles. During the Tandem Skydive, the plane journey up will offer you views of the stunning Suffolk coast and, once you reach 13,000 feet, a thrilling free fall from the plane at 120 mph to around 5000 feet before you parachute opens and you descend back to earth.
Whether you’re an amateur chef or trying to be more self-sufficient, then book a place on one of Suffolk Market’s Foragers Feast days. The Spring Forage Days will teach you how to find and forage wild vegetables and herbs including wild garlic, alexanders, hogweed, watercress, broom, cleavers, cow parsley and even the common nettle. Run by local chef Carl Shillingford and plantsman Matthew Rooney around the woods and heathland of Arger Fen and Tiger Hill near Sudbury.