Carmarthenshire Area Scout Campsite

Details

Description

2 Campsites along with stone barns situated in forest

Address
Carmarthenshire Area Scout Campsite
Cwm Rhaiadr Forest
Nr. Rhandirmwyn
Town
Llandovery
County
Carmarthenshire
Post code
 
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
Cwmrhaiadrscouts@aol.com
URL
-
Location
SN 758 431 - 52.072N 3.812W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Steve Copps
Address
4 Tremcelynog
Rhandirmwyn
Town
Llandovery
County
Carmarthenshire
Post code
SA20 0NU
Tel
01550 760 326
Fax
-
Email
-

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Backwoods activities
  • pioneering
  • mountain bike trail
  • many varied walks
  • 100 Orienteering posts in forest - orienteering maps available
  • ''air gun shooting by arrangement.

Local attractions

  • Swimming pool in Llandovery
  • Indoor climbing wall at Llangorse Rope Centre
  • Breacon Beacons National Park
  • Wild fowl and wetlands in Llanelli
  • welsh and military museums in Brecon
  • Pembrey Country Park (seaside and many attractions including a ski slope)
  • Pony Trekking
  • National Botanic Garden of Wales
  • Steam Railway at Carmarthen
  • Mountain centre (which runs guided mountain walks
  • caving etc) as well as show caves at Dan Yr Ogof

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
100
Price range
£1.75 - £2.50
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
24
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
24
Fuel type
Wood
Kitchen/cooking area
No
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
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
Llandovery (Heart of Wales Lin
Coach station
-
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Llandovery Town Centre
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

This site is an ideal 'back to basic' site.''Cooking is can be done on wood fires (not palletts)''Local town of Llandovery is close by with Banking facilties as well as shops and petrol stations.''Minor casualty department in Llandovery''Glass/Paper and Can recycling point in car park Llandovery''Additional note Shop in Rhandirmwyn and Churches in Cilycwm and Rhandirmwyn but check for local service times and dated in local paper or noticeboards at Church or ask the warden.''''Indoor

Last modified: 7th June 2012

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