Walk to nearby Sheringham and ride a steam train along the famous North Norfolk Railway (NNR), also known as the 'Poppy Line'. This superb heritage steam railway experience runs along the coast before cutting inland to Holt, a 10.5 mile round trip offering superb views of Norfolk's rolling countryside, wooded hills, and the well-preserved Weybourne station.
The low-lying county of Norfolk is also famous as a nature lover's paradise, and has become synonymous for its celebrated Norfolk Broads. The main visitor centre is a 45-minute drive from West Runton, and serves as a starting point for a seemingly endless treasure trove of unspoilt coastline, nature reserves, waterways and spectacular wildlife.
Hillside Shire Horse Sanctuary at West Runton is a popular day out for families. It's home to such gentle giants as Shire Horses and Clydesdales, in addition to many other friendly farm animals including pigs, goats and donkeys.
West Runton Camping and Caravanning Club Site, Holgate Lane, West Runton, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9NW