Blackhills Scout Camp Site

Details

Description

Woodland

Address
Blackhills Scout Camp Site
Lee Lane
Cottingley
Town
Bingley
County
West Yorkshire
Post code
BD16 1UB
Tel
01535272509
Fax
-
Email
bookings@blackhillscampsite.org.uk
URL
http://www.blackhillscampsite.org.uk
Location
SE 098 375 - 53.834N 1.851W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Miss Jacqueline Craven
Address
2 Derwent Avenue
 
Town
Wilsden
County
West Yorkshire
Post code
DB15 0LY
Tel
0845 094 8894
Fax
-
Email
bookings@blackhillscampsite.org.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
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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Air Rifles
  • Archery
  • Assault Course (Seniors)
  • Assault Course (Juniors)
  • Orienteering
  • Backwoods
  • Training Site
  • Cycles

Local attractions

  • Sports Centres
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Cycling
  • Museums (Industrial Film TV Photography Arts)
  • Scout Sailing Centre
  • Pony Treking
  • Ice Skating
  • Dry Slope Skiing
  • 10 Pin Bowling
  • Golf Driving Range
  • Steam Railway
  • Swimming
  • Go-Karting

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
700
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
All Year
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
52
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
52
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
Bingley or Bradford
Coach station
Bradford
Airport
Leeds Bradford
Sea/river port
Hull/Immingham
Tourist information
Bradford Tourist Info,City Hall,BRADFORD,BD1 1HY Telephone 01274 753678
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

38 acres of woodland and 20 acres of fields, Backwoods a speciality. Surrounding area offers many attractions and a wide variety of activities. In addition we now have a non-residential building suitable for adult training, socials, A.G.M.s etc. Consisting 2 main training rooms, fully kitted kitchen with 3 toilets (1 disabled) this is available both to Scout Guide Groups and approved other organisations.''''Scouts and Guide -

Last modified: 9th February 2010

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