Site Facilities

Woodland: The 20 acres of semi-natural ancient woodland consists of well defined paths linking the Camping Glades, the Chapel, the Adventure Playground and the Challenge Circuit. The Trees are predominantly oak and silver birch. There is a wide selection of plant life together with many resident animals and birds that share the woods with us.

The Askey Lodge: Available to hire, the Askey Lodge is a 5.0m x 8.4m single storey timber building located opposite the main camping field, and has been moved from it's origional home at our old District Camp Site. It offers a fully equipped kitchen with cooker, double burner, fridge and microwave plus dining facilities for 24/30 campers. Alternatively, the building can be used as a base for day visitors.

The Toilet Block: This was constructed with funds obtained from a lottery grant. Situated on the main camping field, it contains hot showers and facilities for disabled visitors.

Above the toilet block there are 2 large rooms which provide emergency alternative accomodation. These rooms house tables and chairs, a fridge, pool table and table football.

Chapel: The site Chapel is located within the woodland offering a peaceful locatoin for Scouts Own Services. Campers vare encouraged to join together for Services.

Camp Fire: A camp fire circle is available for campers, again groups are encouraged to share this facility


The Shop: Our Tuck Shop provides a wide variety ofgifts, snacks and camping essentials such as batteries, torches etc. Located at the foot of the Climbing Wall.


Pioneering: Equipment available for use free of charge