Hopehill Camping and Training Ground

Details

Description

North Downs countryside

Address
Hopehill Camping and Training Ground
Wrotham Road
South Street
Town
Gravesend
County
Kent
Post code
DA13 0QJ
Tel
01474814070
Fax
-
Email
booking@hopehill.org.uk
URL
http://www.hopehill.org.uk
Location
TQ 637 641 - 51.352N 0.351E
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr K Jones
Address
 
 
Town
-
County
-
Post code
 
Tel
01474 832246
Fax
-
Email
booking@hopehill.org.uk

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
No
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
Yes
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • Archery
  • Air Rifles
  • Pioneering
  • Pedal Karts
  • Gyro cars
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Nature Trail
  • Orienteering
  • Treasure Hunt/Quiz
  • Laser Quasar (Battlefield Hopehill)

Local attractions

  • Meopham Windmill
  • Meopham Windmill Cafe
  • Bluewater
  • Fort Gardens
  • Historic Gravesend
  • Brands Hatch
  • Tilbury Fort
  • Cascades Swimming
  • Thames Valley Driving Range
  • AMF Gravesend Bowling
  • Diggerland Kent
  • Dickensworld
  • Buckmore Go Kart Track
  • Shornemead Fort
  • Rochester Cathedral
  • Rochester Castle
  • Chatham Dockside
  • Fort Amphurst
  • Upnor Castle
  • Royal Engineers Meseum
  • Broadditch Farm
  • Trosley Country Park
  • Camer Country Park
  • Shorne Wood Country Park
  • Jeskyns Forestry Commission
  • Cobham Park
  • Beacon Wood

Camping

Site available for Camping
Easter to Oct
Maximum number of campers
300
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
3
Maximum number of residents
64
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
4
Fuel type
Gas and Electric
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
Meophan
Coach station
-
Airport
Gatwick
Sea/river port
Dover
Tourist information
10 parrock Street, Gravesend Tel: 01474337600
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 1st August 2004

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