Dilston Scout Camp

Details

Description

Secluded 10 acre site, flat field edged by Devilswater River

Address
Dilston Scout Camp
 
 
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE46 1JO
Tel
01434633908
Fax
-
Email
d.hawkins52@btinternet.com
URL
-
Location
NY 974 634 - 54.965N 2.041W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
David Hawkins
Address
9 Broadway
Fourstones
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE47 5DU
Tel
01434674059
Fax
-
Email
d.hawkins52@btinternet.com

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
No
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
No
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
No
Fridge freezer
No
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Swimming
  • suitable for bathing and canoeing

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Expeditions
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sports Centre
  • Hiking
  • Hadrians Wall
  • Water Park
  • Metro Centre
  • Hexham Abbey

Camping

Site available for Camping
Jan-Oct
Maximum number of campers
200
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
Yes
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
Jan-Oct
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
50
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
6
Fuel type
Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

Site access
No
Camping location toilet washing access
No
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Corbridge 1.5 miles
Coach station
Hexham 2 miles
Airport
Newcastle 20 miles
Sea/river port
North Shields 30 miles
Tourist information
Hexham Tourist Information Centre Tel: 01434605225
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Indoor accomodation -

Last modified: 14th August 2008

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