Runways End Outdoor Centre

Details

Description

A fully equipped outdoor centre with a purpose built residential block, 11 camp sites, Multi purpose activity hall and many on-site activities. The site has a large outdoor climbing wall, High Ropes Course, Canoeing and Kayaking on the nearby canal as well as a full artificial cave system. There is a Scout shop, Small secluded chapel and Campfire circle.

Address
Runways End Outdoor Centre
Runways End
1, Forge Lane
Town
Aldershot
County
Hampshire
Post code
GU11 2RE
Tel
01252 344421
Fax
-
Email
rwe@hants.gov.uk
URL
http://www.hants.gov.uk/run...waysend
Location
SU 859 526 - 51.266N 0.769W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Runways End Outdoor Centre
Address
Runways End
1, Forge Lane
Town
Aldershot
County
Hampshire
Post code
GU11 2RE
Tel
01252 344421
Fax
-
Email
rwe@hants.gov.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
No
Chemical toilet waste disposal
No
Public telephone
Yes
Security
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Abseiling
  • Archery
  • Climbing
  • High Ropes
  • Rifle Shooting
  • Caving
  • Canoeing/ Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Low Ropes
  • Team Tasks

Local attractions

  • Go Karting
  • Museums
  • Recreation Centres
  • Skiing
  • Lego Land
  • Farnborough Airshow

Camping

Site available for Camping
All year
Maximum number of campers
200
Price range
£5.00 - £6.00
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
Yes
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
60
Price range
£10.00 - £17.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
60
Fuel type
Electricity
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
Farnborough Main
Coach station
Aldershot
Airport
Heathrow
Sea/river port
Southampton
Tourist information
Aldershot 01252 320968
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

We are within one mile of local towns and facilities.supermarkets 2 miles down road''There is a Scout shop on site for souvenirs, books,camp equipment and uniform.,

Last modified: 11th August 2009

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