Longridge on the Thames

Details

Description

The 10 acres of river meadow and an island that form Longridge are situated on one of the largest stretches of the River Thames. It is an ideal stretch of water for rowing, canoeing and sailing

Address
Longridge on the Thames
Quarry Wood Road
 
Town
Marlow
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL7 1RE
Tel
01628 483252
Fax
-
Email
bookings@longridge-uk.org
URL
http://www.longridge-uk.org
Location
SU 860 857 - 51.563N 0.759W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
-
Address
Longridge
Quarry Wood Road
Town
Marlow
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL7 1RE
Tel
01628 483252
Fax
-
Email
bookings@longridge-uk.org

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Adventure Trail
  • Abseiling
  • Climbing
  • Kayaking
  • River trips
  • Bell Boating
  • Dragon Boating
  • Sailing
  • Open Canoeing
  • Puzzle Pens
  • Rafting
  • Rowing
  • Fishing
  • Rifle Shooting
  • Launch Trips

Local attractions

  • Bicycle Hire
  • Dry Slope Skiing
  • Swimming pools
  • Bowling Centre
  • Cinema
  • Ice Rings
  • Karting
  • Lego Land

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
350
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
Yes
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
30
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
30
Fuel type
Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

Site access
No
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Marlow
Coach station
High Wycombe
Airport
Heathrow
Sea/river port
?River Thames
Tourist information
The High Street , Marlow
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Recognised centre for BCU and RYA courses,''Our experience enables us to provide instruction for people with special needs given prior notice.''http://www.longridge.org.uk is our web site use the link at the top of the page

Last modified: 2nd February 2009

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