Linnet Clough

Details

Description

40 acres open fields surrounded by woods and plantations

Address
Linnet Clough
Gibb Lane
Mellor
Town
Stockport
County
Cheshire
Post code
SK6 5NB
Tel
01614271688
Fax
01614271688
Email
Linnetcloughcamp@aol.com
URL
http://www.linnetclough.co.uk
Location
SJ 977 881 - 53.389N 2.035W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Carl Hornsby
Address
Linnet Clough Scout Camp
Gibb Lane, Mellor
Town
Stockport
County
Cheshire
Post code
SK6 5NB
Tel
01614271688
Fax
01614271688
Email
Linnetcloughcamp@aol.com

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
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
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Archery
  • Shooting
  • Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • Orienteering
  • Canoeing
  • Rafting
  • Playground
  • Beaver Trail

Local attractions

  • Peak District
  • Rope race
  • Blue John Mines
  • Swimming
  • Manchester
  • Jodrell Bank

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
2000
Price range
-
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
All Year
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
70
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
70
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
Marple
Coach station
Stockport
Airport
Manchester
Sea/river port
Liverpool
Tourist information
New Mills Tourist infromation,Rock mill Lane, New Mills, Stockport tel: 01663746904
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Access road via Gibb Lane (Mellor) is very narrow and is unsuitable for large coaches or large vans (over 25 seaters and 7 ton vans) Tractor and trailer is available to collect equipment from end of Gibb Lane

Last modified: 18th April 2004

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