Buckmore Park Scout Centre

Details

Description

Field and woodland

Address
Buckmore Park Scout Centre
Maidstone Road
 
Town
Chatham
County
Kent
Post code
ME5 9QG
Tel
01634672237
Fax
-
Email
enquiries@buckmorepark.org.uk
URL
http://www.buckmorepark.org.uk
Location
TQ 745 632 - 51.341N 0.506E
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Chris Bull
Address
Buckmore Scout Centre
Maidstone Road
Town
Chatham
County
Kent
Post code
ME5 9QG
Tel
01634672237
Fax
-
Email
.

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
No
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
Yes
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • RIFLE SHOOTING
  • ARCHERY
  • CAVING
  • ASSAULT COURSE
  • ORIENTEERING
  • TEAM BUILDING
  • CLIMBING & ABSEILING

Local attractions

  • HISTORICAL ROCHESTER
  • CHATHAM DOCKYARD
  • FORT AMHURST
  • ROYAL ENGINEERS MUSEUM
  • CAPSTONE COUNTRY PARK
  • COBTREE MUSEUM OF KENT LIFE
  • ROLLER SKATING
  • ICE SKATING
  • KARTING
  • LEISURE POOL
  • SKI SLOPE

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
1500
Price range
£1.75 - £2.50
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
5
Maximum number of residents
150
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
150
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
Chatham
Coach station
Chatham
Airport
Gatwick
Sea/river port
Dover
Tourist information
High Street, Rochester, Kent Tel: 01634843666
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

We are also within easy reach of London, the South Coast and The Channel Tunnel Rail Link to Europe.

Last modified: 20th January 2004

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