Islwyn Scout Parc

Details

Description

Countryside

Address
Islwyn Scout Parc
Near Pantysgawen Farm
Homeleigh,
Town
Newbridge
County
Gwent
Post code
NP11 4RJ
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
info@islwynscoutparc.org.uk
URL
http://www.islwynscoutparc.org.uk
Location
ST 204 976 - 51.671N 3.151W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Clive Harrison (Parc Manager)
Address
10 Addison Street
 
Town
Blackwood
County
Gwent
Post code
NP12 1ES
Tel
(01443) 839458
Fax
-
Email
-

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Large Activity centre which houses indoor Abseiling/Climbing Wall; also suitable for a variety of other activities e.g. 5-a-side football;pioneering etc. (Hirers wishing to use the abseiling/climbing facility must hold the relevant qualifications;a copy of which should be sent when returning the booking form).

Local attractions

  • Big Pit Mining Museum
  • Cwmcarn Scenic Drive
  • Newbridge Leisure Centre
  • Canoeing at Pen-y-fan pond
  • Llancaiach Fawr Manor House
  • Caerphilly Castle
  • Tredegar House(Newport)

Camping

Site available for Camping
1st Mar - 31st Oct
Maximum number of campers
200
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
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
16
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
16
Fuel type
Electric
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
No
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Newport
Coach station
Newport
Airport
Cardiff
Sea/river port
Fishguard
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

For details on prices/general information regarding the site, please contact the Parc Manager who will be happy to answer your questions. Hirers will be sent booking forms to confirm numbers etc, this should be sent to the Parc Manager together with a

Last modified: 4th January 2006

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