John's Lee Wood

Details

Description

33 acres of woodland with 24 camping pitches, four cabins, toilet block with hot showers, small shop''PLEASE NOTE; ON 1:50,000 O/S MAPS THE SITE APPEARS AS BAILEY SIM WOOD.

Address
John's Lee Wood
Markfield Lane
Markfield
Town
Leicester
County
Leicestershire
Post code
LE67 9PS
Tel
01530-243419
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
http://www.jlw.me.uk
Location
SK 504 105 - 52.690N 1.254W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Bookings Secretary
Address
21 Modbury Avenue
 
Town
Leicester
County
Leicestershire
Post code
LE4 2PY
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
book@jlw.me.uk

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
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
Yes
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Orienteering (

Local attractions

  • Bradgate Park
  • Twycross Zoo
  • Snibston Discovery Park
  • Leisure Centre
  • Steam Railway
  • Beacon Hill
  • Riding Stables
  • Swithland Woods

Camping

Site available for Camping
Jan to 24 Dec
Maximum number of campers
500
Price range
£1.75 - £2.50
Deposit required
No
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
Jan to 24 Dec
Number of buildings
4
Maximum number of residents
30
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
30
Fuel type
Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
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
Leicester or Loughborough
Coach station
Leicester or Loughborough
Airport
East Midlands
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Leicester tel: 01162998888 or Loughborough tel: 01509218113
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Warden teams are on duty at weekends but weekday bookings also accepted (Must be an adult present), ALL visits must be prebooked with the bookings secretary & onsite activities need to be booked with the activities coordinator (activities@jlw.me.uk), No pits may be dug on site. Fires on sites with a slab or in an altar fire which we can supply.''PLEASE BOOK AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE FOR ON-SITE ACTIVITIES AS ALL STAFF ARE VOLUNTEERS.

Last modified: 18th July 2009

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