Blindmans Wood Scout Centre

Details

Description

4 acres of field and woodland with main building

Address
Blindmans Wood Scout Centre
Blindmans Wood
Outland Road
Town
Plymouth
County
Devon
Post code
PL3 5TB
Tel
01752773717
Fax
-
Email
BLINDMANSWOOD@HOTMAIL.COM
URL
http://www.blindmanswood.btik.com
Location
SX 482 576 - 50.398N 4.136W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr P Johnson
Address
Blindmans Wood
Outland Road
Town
Plymouth
County
Devon
Post code
PL3 5TB
Tel
01752773717
Fax
-
Email
BLINDMANSWOOD@HOTMAIL.COM

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
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Air Rifle Shooting(own qualification required)
  • Traversing Wall
  • Pioneering poles & ropes

Local attractions

  • HMS Drake
  • Water Sports Centre
  • Swimming
  • Datmoor National Park
  • Boat Trips
  • Beaches
  • National trust Properties
  • Horse Riding
  • Steam railway
  • Animal Park
  • National Marine Aquarium
  • South West Coast Path

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
150
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
50
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
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
No

Other

Train station
Plymouth North Road
Coach station
Plymouth Breton Side
Airport
Plymouth City
Sea/river port
Plymouth Millbay Docks
Tourist information
Tourist Information, The Barbican, PL1 2LS. 08702254950 Email: barbicantic@plymouth.gov.uk
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Supermarket 5 mins walk, Public telephone 2 mins walk, local bus service to city centre and Dartmoor 2 mins walk, Access to next door social club for adults by arrangement, scout shop on site, NO caravans, Tourist Info www.visitplymouth.co.uk

Last modified: 16th February 2010

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