Downe Scout Activity Centre

Details

Description

Woodland and fields

Address
Downe Scout Activity Centre
Birdhouse Lane
Downe
Town
Orpington
County
Kent
Post code
BR6 7LJ
Tel
01959572121
Fax
01959572853
Email
downe.sac@scouts.org.uk
URL
http://www.scouts.org.uk/sac
Location
TQ 430 600 - 51.321N 0.052E
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Steve Jewell
Address
Downe Scout Activity Centre
Birdhouse Lane, Downe
Town
Orpington
County
Kent
Post code
BR6 7LJ
Tel
01959572121
Fax
01959572853
Email
Downe.activity.centre@scout.org.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
Yes
Laundry
Yes
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
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Abseiling
  • Adventure Course
  • Archery
  • Climbing Wall
  • Giant Jenga
  • Go-Karts
  • Grass Sledges
  • Hike Routes
  • Nature trail
  • Orienteering
  • Pioneering
  • Shooting
  • Swimming

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Horse Riding

Camping

Site available for Camping
3 Jan to 22 Dec
Maximum number of campers
800
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
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
3 Jan to 22 Dec
Number of buildings
3
Maximum number of residents
98
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
104
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
Yes

Special needs

Site access
Yes
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Orpington
Coach station
-
Airport
Biggin Hill
Sea/river port
Dover
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 15th June 2011

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