Boarfold Scout Campsite

Details

Description

Wooded Hillside with clearings and a 2 Acre field. Riverside site.

Address
Boarfold Scout Campsite
Far Woodseats Lane
Chisworth
Town
Charlesworth
County
Derbyshire
Post code
SK13 5RS
Tel
01457 862246
Fax
-
Email
bernard@oflaherty.co.uk
URL
-
Location
SJ 988 926 - 53.430N 2.018W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
BERNARD O'FLAHERTY
Address
7, WINDSOR GROVE
ASHTON - U - LYNE
Town
-
County
Derbyshire
Post code
OL6 8UU
Tel
0161 330 9641
Fax
-
Email
boarfold.campsite@ntlworld.com

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Archery
  • Assault Course
  • Swimming (River)
  • Fishing
  • Bivouacking

Local attractions

  • Manchester City Centre
  • Science and Industry Museum
  • Fishing
  • Outdoor Activity Centres
  • Sports Centres
  • Peak District National Park
  • Hiking

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
400
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
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
36
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
24
Fuel type
gas/Electricity
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
Broadbottom
Coach station
Local
Airport
Manchester
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
The Gate House, Victoria Street, Glossop, Derbyshire, Phone No. 01457 855 920
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Campsite is on the edge of the Peak District National Park Numerous activities within easy reach. No permanent warden in residence. Site wardened when campers present. NB. Price range for Hire of building - contact Booking Secretary''''Additional contacts: James Dunlop (Camp Warden) 0161 366 6243; Brian Pugh (Asst. Camp Warden) 0161 368 9991

Last modified: 3rd November 2014

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