Activities in the East of England

Get your heart pumping and your legs working when you head out for a bike ride, enjoy a wildlife walk or take on a running challenge. There are lots of ways for all the family to get outdoors and active in the landscapes we care for in the East of England.

Two people on bikes on the Blickling Estate

Cycling in the East of England 

Cycle routes for little legs or rides that offer more of a challenge. To help you enjoy the great views from your saddle, we've picked out some of the best places to visit by bike in the East of England.

Group of runners

Running in the East of England 

Every week, hundreds of people enjoy running at National Trust places in the East of England, from historic parkland to wild countryside. Whether you enjoy running alone or want to join a group, get active this year.

Winter walking

Walking in the East of England 

Writers, artists, politicians and a warrior king – whose footsteps will you follow in? Discover more about the places we look after on one of our walks. As well as intriguing tales of history, there are inspiring views and wildlife to uncover.

A group of visitors on a boat trip at Wicken Fen

Boating in the East of England 

Whether you love the coast or want to explore our inland waterways, if you're wanting to spend a lazy few hours on the water, here's a selection of boat trips to choose from in the East of England.