Longrove

Details

Description

Four acres woodland, mains water, toilets and drainage. Close to Whipsnade Zoo and Dunstable Downs.

Address
Longrove
Byslips Road
 
Town
Studham
County
Bedfordshire
Post code
 
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
TL 030 164 - 51.836N 0.505W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr J Coleman
Address
40 Northview Road
Houghton Regis
Town
Dunstable
County
Bedfordshire
Post code
LU5 5AH
Tel
01582 872 567
Fax
-
Email
-

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • site of special scientific interest

Local attractions

  • Whipsnade Zoo
  • Woburn Abbey and Safari Prak
  • Leisure Centre
  • Swimming Pool
  • Ashridge Forest (NT)
  • Milton Keynes
  • Cinemas
  • Ice Skating
  • Roller Blading

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
50
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
-
Number of buildings
-
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
-
Kitchen/cooking area
No
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
Tables/chairs
No
Suitable for Pack holidays
No
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
Luton or Hemel Hempstead
Coach station
Luton
Airport
Luton
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Dunstable Library tel: 01582471012
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Quiet by 11pm, 20 ft by 30 foot marquee for hire, Foul weather shelter at nearby Studham Scouting Centre. One of the native dormouse's few remaing natural habitats. Plans are in hand to build disabled toilet and shower block with hot water in 2001

Last modified: 9th June 2010

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