Fordell Firs National Activity Centre

Details

Description

Mixed woodland with slopping grassland. Within 15 miles of Edinburgh.

Address
Fordell Firs National Activity Centre
Fordell Firs
Hillend
Town
Dunfermline
County
Fife
Post code
KY11 7HQ
Tel
01383412704
Fax
01383420360
Email
warden@fordellfirs.org.uk
URL
http://www.fordellfirs.org.uk
Location
NT 143 855 - 56.055N 3.376W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr Bob Broderick
Address
Fordell Firs
Hillend
Town
Dunfermline
County
Fife
Post code
KY11 7HQ
Tel
01383412704
Fax
01383420360
Email
warden@fordellfirs.org.uk

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
No
Providore
Yes
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Artificial Caving Complex
  • Archery
  • Rock Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • Pioneering
  • Quad Bikes
  • Orienteering
  • Grass Sledging
  • Pedal Go-karts
  • Turf Boards
  • Trampolining
  • Ghost Walks
  • Bike Hire
  • Crate Climbing
  • Assault Course
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Activity Games Hall
  • Crafts Room

Local attractions

  • Hikes
  • Hill Walking
  • Water Activities
  • Edinburgh
  • Dunfermline
  • Cinema
  • Motor Racing Circuit
  • Pony Treking
  • Deep Sea World
  • Sports Centre
  • Zoo
  • Churches
  • Forth Bridge
  • Local Railway

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
800
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
2
Maximum number of residents
54
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
54
Fuel type
Electric/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
Inverkeithing/Dalgety Bay (1ml
Coach station
Dunfermline (2 ml)
Airport
Edinburgh (10 mls)
Sea/river port
Rosyth (2 mls)
Tourist information
13 Maygate, Dumfermline tel: 01383720999
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Dogs by prior arrangement only, must be kept on leads.''Minibus hire available through Fordell Firs

Last modified: 4th August 2002

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