Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest
(based near the village of Goudhurst, not far from Royal Tunbridge Wells on the Kent/East Sussex border,
TN17 2SJ) is an extraordinary resource for both recreation and conservation in the South East of England.
Visitors to the area can come to Bedgebury to enjoy the beauty of the manicured Pinetum (350 acres of Grade II listed landscape) with its collection of rare conifers that is amongst the most significant in the world, and the expansive forest beyond (2,600 acres) that is criss-crossed with high quality maintained paths that make it accessible to us for unbeatable running, general fitness and wellbeing purposes.
Bedgebury Forest Runners are delighted to be offering running tours of the Pinetum and forest, to make this extraordinary natural facility accessible to visitors to the area who would like to run.
Please contact us at to book your 1.5hr - 2hr running tour that will be delivered by one of our uniquely knowledgeable run leaders and Bedgebury guides. The session will be bespoke to you/your group and promises to deliver a sense of adventure, an appreciation of the incredible natural environment around you and a comprehensive running experience covering distances of between 5k and 15k according to your requirements.
Prices start from £20 per person, with a minimum charge of £60 (or three people).