Cox Wood

Details

Description

Forested camp in farmland

Address
Cox Wood
Cox Lane
Marford
Town
Wrexham
County
Clwyd
Post code
LL12 0BH
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
http://www.coxwood.org.uk/
Location
SJ 370 555 - 53.093N 2.941W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Brian Doyle
Address
9 Caernarvon Road
 
Town
Wrexham
County
Clwyd
Post code
LL12 7TT
Tel
01978 290380
Fax
-
Email
coxwood@clwydscouts.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
No
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Abseiling and Climbing Tower
  • Orienteering course
  • Activity area with climbing/balancing circuit for 6+ years
  • BMX bikes and circuit
  • Pedal carts
  • Crate stacking
  • Archery

Local attractions

  • City of Chester
  • Foothills of Wales
  • Indoor climbing
  • Go-karts
  • Outdoor climbing and Abseiling
  • Water Activities
  • Dry Slope Skiing
  • Chester Zoo

Camping

Site available for Camping
March to November
Maximum number of campers
150
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
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
March to November
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
£0.00 - £1.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
solar powered
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
No
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
No
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
Wrexham or Chester
Coach station
Wrexham or Chester
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Wrexham Tourist Infomation Centre, Lampit Street, Wrexham tel: 01978292015
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

A solar powered site.''Solar Powered lighting for toilets, kitchen and storm hut. Winter 2008 new toilets, upgrade climbing tower and add shooting gallery.

Last modified: 20th October 2008

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