Ross Wood Camp Site

Details

Description

Situated in woodland area, with several campsites and central activity fields and further backwoods/training area.

Address
Ross Wood Camp Site
New Road
Herne
Town
Herne Bay
County
Kent
Post code
CT6 7LF
Tel
01227 741057
Fax
-
Email
rosswoodcampsite@hotmail.com
URL
http://www.rosswood.org.uk
Location
TR 170 642 - 51.335N 1.116E
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Tony Johnson
Address
10 Willow Close
 
Town
Canterbury
County
Kent
Post code
CT2 7PS
Tel
01227 761421
Fax
-
Email
rosswoodcampsite@hotmail.com

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Activities include Climbing and abseiling tower.shooting range Orienteering course. Backwoods cooking and bivouacking areas and assault course. Indoor and outdoor cooking facilities. nature footpaths.

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Sports Centres
  • Nature parks and Zoo's
  • Day trips to london or FRANCE!
  • Cinema's and theatre's.
  • Canterbury Cathedral.
  • Whitstable Oysters
  • Numerous historic attractions such as Dover Castle.

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
250
Price range
£1.00 - £1.50
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
1
Maximum number of residents
30
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
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
Sturry, Canterbury
Coach station
Canterbury
Airport
Manston
Sea/river port
Dover
Tourist information
Canterbury City Centre
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Emergency phone available in Indoor Accomodation

Last modified: 30th October 2006

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