Campsites in Cumbria

Ashness Hut and Camp

Ashness Hut and Camp

Details

Description

Fellside site

Address
Ashness Hut and Camp
 
 
Town
Keswick
County
Cumbria
Post code
 
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
NY 272 195 - 54.565N 3.126W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mrs Gill Reader
Address
44 Lakeland Park
 
Town
Keswick
County
Cumbria
Post code
CA12 4AT
Tel
017687 72073
Fax
-
Email
bobandgill44@btinternet.com

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Not provided

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Boat Trips
  • Expeditions
  • Rock Climbing
  • Orienteering
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Assault Course

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
12
Price range
£40.00 - £40.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
£40.00 - £40.00
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
12
Fuel type
Calor Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
No
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
Penrith
Coach station
Keswick
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Moot Hall, Keswick Tel: 01768772645
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 12th September 2008

Branthwaite Scout Camp Site

Branthwaite Scout Camp Site

Details

Description

1.5 acres of camp field and 1.5 acres of mature woodland separated by a stream. 3 access bridges. HQ consisting of showers, toilet and kitchen.

Address
Branthwaite Scout Camp Site
Branthwaite Road
 
Town
Workington
County
Cumbria
Post code
 
Tel
01900870921
Fax
-
Email
melbreak@aol.com
URL
http://www.branthwaitescoutcamp.co.uk/...
Location
NY 047 253 - 54.614N 3.476W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr J.M. Cowling
Address
Workington District Scouts
46 Elizabeth Street
Town
Workington
County
Cumbria
Post code
CA14 4DD
Tel
0190065361
Fax
-
Email
melbreak@aol.com

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Camping
  • firelighting
  • cooking by fire
  • pioneering
  • ecology
  • nature trails
  • stream dipping
  • and other outdoor activities. Indoor classroom facility

Local attractions

  • Local activities available within coastal towns and the Western Lake District can be found in the campsite brochure available from Warden

Camping

Site available for Camping
April to Oct
Maximum number of campers
50
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
April to Oct
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
24
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Electric
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
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
No
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Workington
Coach station
Workington
Airport
Newcastle upon Tyne
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Town Hall, Cockermouth, Cumbria Tel: 01900822634
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Deposit

Last modified: 26th February 2009

Ennerdale Scout Centre

Ennerdale Scout Centre

Details

Description

Woodland setting next to hills and lake

Address
Ennerdale Scout Centre
Ennerdale Bridge
 
Town
Cleator Moor
County
Cumbria
Post code
CA23 3AS
Tel
01946 861811
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
NY 088 155 - 54.526N 3.409W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Chas Coley
Address
Bleach Green Cottage
Ennerdale
Town
Cleator
County
Cumbria
Post code
CA23 3AS
Tel
01946 862 805
Fax
-
Email
chascoley@btinternet.com

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Canoeing
  • Pionerring
  • Hill Walking

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Rock Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • Pony Treking
  • Whitehaven

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
130
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
50
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
50
Fuel type
Gas
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
Whitehaven
Coach station
Whitehaven
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Whitehaven Market Hall, Market Place, Whitehaven Tel: 01946852939
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Warden: Mr. T Bell, tel: 01900815753 (Non Resident)''Newly refurbished

Last modified: 26th August 2008

Great Tower Scout Activity Centre

Great Tower Scout Activity Centre

Details

Description

Woodland

Address
Great Tower Scout Activity Centre
Birks Road
 
Town
Newby Bridge
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA23 3PQ
Tel
01539531279
Fax
-
Email
greattower.sac@scouts.org.uk
URL
http://www.scouts.org.uk/sac
Location
SD 395 912 - 54.313N 2.930W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Scout Activity Centre This site is one of the Scout Activity Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Kate Lodge
Address
Great Tower Scout Activity Centre
Birks Road
Town
Newby Bridge
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA23 3PQ
Tel
01539531279
Fax
-
Email
-

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
Yes
Security
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Abseiling
  • Archery
  • Assault Course
  • Climbing Wall
  • Conservation
  • Ecology Rooms
  • Orienteering
  • Shooting
  • Sailing
  • Orienteering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Canoeing
  • Archery
  • Assault Course

Local attractions

  • Bicycle Hire
  • Boat Trips/Cruises
  • Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sports Centre
  • Swimming
  • The World of Beatrix Potter attraction
  • Museum of Lakeland life and Industry

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
3000
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
Yes
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
5
Maximum number of residents
129
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
129
Fuel type
Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
No
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
Windermere
Coach station
Windermere
Airport
Manchester or Blackpool
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Bowness on Windermere
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 15th June 2011

Moor Crag Water Activity Centre

Moor Crag Water Activity Centre

Details

Description

 

Address
Moor Crag Water Activity Centre
Great Tower Scout Camp
 
Town
Windermere
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA2 3PQ
Tel
01539531279
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SD 395 915 - 54.315N 2.930W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Booking Secretary
Address
Wood Top
Goosnargh
Town
Preston
County
Lancashire
Post code
 
Tel
0199561336
Fax
0199561178
Email
-

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Power Boats

Local attractions

  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Expeditions
  • Potholing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Archery
  • Orienteering
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Assault Course
  • Sports Centre
  • Shooting

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
No
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
28
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
28
Fuel type
Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
No
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
Windermere
Coach station
Windermere
Airport
Manchester or Blackpool
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Bowness on Windermere
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 22nd May 2004

Pull Wyke Camp

Pull Wyke Camp

Details

Description

Woodland by site of lake

Address
Pull Wyke Camp
Pull Woods
 
Town
Ambleside
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA22 0HY
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
NY 364 022 - 54.411N 2.980W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr T Hughes
Address
127 Burneside Road
 
Town
Kendal
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA9 6EB
Tel
01539724302
Fax
-
Email
-

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Canoeing
  • Sailing

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Expeditions
  • Rock Climbing
  • Fell Walking

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
40
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
Not Available
Number of buildings
-
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
No
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
-
Kitchen/cooking area
No
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
Tables/chairs
No
Suitable for Pack holidays
No
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
Windermere
Coach station
-
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Ambleside, Church Street, Ambleside Tel: 01539432582
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 18th August 1999

Ratlingate Camping Centre

Ratlingate Camping Centre

Details

Description

4 acre camping filed with 20 acres of woodland

Address
Ratlingate Camping Centre
Ratlingate Lane, Ratlingate
Nr Kirkandrews-on-Eden
Town
Carlisle
County
Cumbria
Post code
CA5 6DW
Tel
01228599019
Fax
-
Email
Post@ratlingate.co.uk
URL
http://www.Ratlingate.co.uk
Location
NY 354 573 - 54.906N 3.008W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Peter Hughes
Address
Stob Dearg
Kirkbampton
Town
Carlisle
County
Cumbria
Post code
CA5 6JQ
Tel
01228 576659
Fax
-
Email
Camping@Ratlingate.co.uk

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

-

Local attractions

  • City of Carlisle (4miles)
  • Castle
  • Cathedral
  • Tullie House Museum
  • Sands
  • Leisure Centre
  • Swimming
  • AMF Bowling
  • Cinema
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Lake District
  • Roman Wall
  • Ice Skating
  • Talkin Tarn Country Park

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
30
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Yes
Beds provided
30
Fuel type
Electric/Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
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
Carlisle
Coach station
Carlisle
Airport
Carlisle
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Carlisle 0122851244
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 1st November 2006

South Lakeland Scout Base

South Lakeland Scout Base

Details

Description

Parkland with woods

Address
South Lakeland Scout Base
Cartmel Park
Cartmel
Town
Grange over Sands
County
Cumbria
Post code
 
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SD 376 786 - 54.199N 2.957W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Tim Leader
Address
Bramble How, Boarbank Lane
Allithwaite
Town
Grange over Sands
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA11 7QU
Tel
015395 33270
Fax
-
Email
bookingssslsb@gmail.com

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Non provided

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Sports Centre
  • Boat Trips
  • Rock Climbing
  • Fishing
  • Expeditions
  • Orienteering
  • Fell Walking
  • Lake District National Park

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
No
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
40
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Gas and wood
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
No
Camping location toilet washing access
-
Indoor accommodation access
-
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Grange over Sands or Cark
Coach station
Kendal
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Grange over Sands Tel: 01539534026
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 1st February 2011

Urswick Campsite

Urswick Campsite

Details

Description

7.25 acres of wooded limestone

Address
Urswick Campsite
Flat Woods, Wient Lane
Great Urswick
Town
Ulverston
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA12 0SR
Tel
01229581751
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SD 272 753 - 54.168N 3.115W
Google maps Bing maps (OS)

ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Warden Urswick Campsite
Address
5 Jesmond Ave
Barrow in Furness
Town
Cumbria
County
LA13 9AW.
Post code
 
Tel
01229 826511
Fax
01229 826511
Email
-

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Not provided

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Expeditions
  • Rock Climbing
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Sports Centre

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
180
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
32
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
32
Fuel type
Electric
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
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
Ulverston
Coach station
Barrow-in-Furness
Airport
Manchester
Sea/river port
Fleetwood
Tourist information
Forum 28, Duke Street, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria Tel: 01229870156
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 19th November 2000

Venture Forth Base

Venture Forth Base

Details

Description

 

Address
Venture Forth Base
Great Tower Scout Camp
 
Town
Windermere
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA2 3PQ
Tel
01539531279
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SD 395 915 - 54.315N 2.930W
Google maps Bing maps (OS)

Contact

Warden/Contact
Booking Secretary
Address
Wood Top
Goosnargh
Town
Preston
County
Lancashire
Post code
 
Tel
0199561336
Fax
0199561178
Email
-

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
No
Public telephone
Yes
Security
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activites

Onsite activities

  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Assault Course
  • Climbing
  • Shooting
  • Abseiling
  • Archery
  • Orienteering

Local attractions

  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Expeditions
  • Potholing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Archery
  • Orienteering
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Assault Course
  • Sports Centre
  • Shooting

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
No
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
3
Maximum number of residents
85
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
85
Fuel type
Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
No
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
Windermere
Coach station
Windermere
Airport
Manchester or Blackpool
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Bowness on Windermere
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 24th July 2001

Wrostlers Barn

Wrostlers Barn

Details

Description

Back to Basics Secluded woodland site

Address
Wrostlers Barn
Nibthwaite Grange Farm
Nibthwaite
Town
Ulverston
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA12 8DB
Tel
01229 885 66
Fax
-
Email
maxineatkinson@aol.com
URL
http://www.wrostlers.org.uk
Location
SD 300 927 - 54.325N 3.076W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
-
Address
Nibthwaite Grange Farm
Nibthwaite
Town
Ulverston
County
Cumbria
Post code
LA12 8DB
Tel
01229 885 66
Fax
-
Email
maxineatkinson@aol.com

Facilities

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

Activites

Onsite activities

  • The site is situated in secluded woodlands just metres from Coniston Water. Any water activities and rambling around Parka Moor
  • which we are based at comes free.

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Rock Climbing
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Fellwalking
  • Orienteering
  • Beatrix Potter
  • High Tree Top Climb
  • Museuam (Bluebird)

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
40
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
12
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Gas & Wood
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
No
Camping location toilet washing access
No
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Windermere or Ulverston
Coach station
Coniston or Greenod
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
coniston tel: 015394 41533
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

The woodland is a site of special scientific interest therefore wood is NOT to be collected for the fires. ALL wood will be provided'' Recycling bins will be provided and all waste to be disposed of sensibly.'' We have put in composting toilets. these will be checked regularly.

Last modified: 6th May 2007

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