Rough Close Camp Site

Details

Description

Woodland 66%, Flat camping fields 34%

Address
Rough Close Camp Site
Tanners Lane
 
Town
Coventry
County
Warwickshire
Post code
CV7 7DD
Tel
024 76464310
Fax
-
Email
roughclose@btconnect.com
URL
http://www.roughclose.org.uk
Location
SP 268 788 - 52.406N 1.606W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Nigel Stapleton
Address
137 Green Lane
 
Town
Coventry
County
West Midlands
Post code
CV3 6EB
Tel
024.76.410183
Fax
-
Email
roughclose@btconnect.com

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Orienteering
  • Treasure Hunt Package
  • Scavenger Hunt Package
  • Foootball Goals
  • Unihoc Equipment
  • Volleyball Equipment
  • Bridging Pool
  • Obstacle Course Equipment
  • Pioneering Equipment
  • Crossbows
  • We are fully open for business while building work is carried out on a small part of the site.

Local attractions

  • Meriden possibly the center of England
  • Berkswell Windmill and Church
  • Midlands Sports Centre
  • Climbing Wall at the University of Warwick
  • Kenilworth Castle
  • Coventry Cathedral
  • Brandon Nature Reserve
  • Warwick Castle
  • British Road Trans Museum
  • Lunt Roman Fort Bagington
  • Coventry
  • National Motorcycle Museum
  • Stratford on Avon
  • Art Gallerys
  • Midlands Air Museum
  • NEC and the NAC.

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year Round
Maximum number of campers
1000
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
All Year
Number of buildings
5
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Gas/Electricity
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
No
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
Tile Hill (2 miles)
Coach station
Coventry (6 miles)
Airport
Birmingham International;
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Coventry information centre, Bayley Lane, Coventry tel: 024 76 832303
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Rough Close Management Sub Committee, Dave Hart davidwhart@btopenworld.com,

Last modified: 13th November 2010

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