Birchwood

Details

Description

Woodland

Address
Birchwood
Kennel Lane
Sandiway
Town
Northwich
County
Cheshire
Post code
CW8 2EA
Tel
01606882709
Fax
-
Email
info@forestcamp.org.uk
URL
http://www.forestcamp.org.uk
Location
SJ 595 695 - 53.221N 2.607W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Peter Hughes
Address
16 Townfield Lane
Barnton
Town
Northwich
County
Cheshire
Post code
CW8 4LQ
Tel
01606781576
Fax
01606781576
Email
-

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Pioneering
  • Rafting
  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Orienteering
  • Climbing Wall
  • Nature Trail
  • Bird Watching
  • Pond Investigation
  • Archery

Local attractions

  • Salt Mine
  • Pony Trekking
  • Swimming
  • Canal Boat Trips
  • Jodrell Bank
  • Chester Zoo
  • Walking
  • Delmere Forest

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
600
Price range
-
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
2
Maximum number of residents
42
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
42
Fuel type
Electric
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
Hartford or Cuddington
Coach station
Chester
Airport
Liverpool or Manchester
Sea/river port
Liverpool
Tourist information
Northwich
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

No double decker buses allowed

Last modified: 18th August 1999

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