Hesley Wood Scout Activity Centre

Details

Description

132 acre site with wooded and open field camping,catering for small patrol camps to county events. Many on site activities. Five accomadation buildings. Full time warden.

Address
Hesley Wood Scout Activity Centre
White Lane
Chapeltown
Town
Sheffield
County
South Yorkshire
Post code
S35 2YH
Tel
01142467912
Fax
01142467758
Email
warden@syscouts.org.uk
URL
http://www.syscouts.org.uk
Location
SK 360 968 - 53.467N 1.458W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Warden
Address
White Lane
Chapeltown
Town
Sheffield
County
South Yorkshire
Post code
S35 2YH
Tel
01142467912
Fax
01142467758
Email
warden@syscouts.org.uk

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Climbing and Abseiling
  • Archery
  • ''Orienteering course
  • Canoeing and Kayaking
  • Obstacle course
  • Nature Trail
  • Beaver Trail
  • Bouldering Wall
  • Indoor maze
  • Parachute
  • Games Equipment
  • Team Building
  • Zip Line
  • Cresta Run
  • Raft building
  • Crate Climb
  • Pionerring
  • Nature Study Area

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Sports Centre''Climbing
  • Caving
  • Sking

Camping

Site available for Camping
4 Jan to 22 Dec
Maximum number of campers
2000
Price range
-
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
4 Jan to 22 Dec
Number of buildings
4
Maximum number of residents
86
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
86
Fuel type
Gas/Electric
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
Yes

Special needs

Site access
Yes
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Chapeltown
Coach station
Meadow Hall, Sheffield
Airport
Manchester
Sea/river port
Hull
Tourist information
Peace Gardens, Sheffield Tel:01142734672
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Hesley Wood is open to all youth organisations, Schools and colleges for day visits and residential.

Last modified: 13th April 2009

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