1st Dinting Scout Centre

Details

Description

Modern Scout Headquarters with 1.9 acres of Camping/activity field and woods on the edge of the Peak District. Ideal as a base for walking in the Peak District.

Address
1st Dinting Scout Centre
Adderley Place
 
Town
Glossop
County
Derbyshire
Post code
SK13 6PA
Tel
077141060896
Fax
-
Email
bookings1stdinting@gmail.com
URL
-
Location
SK 021 941 - 53.443N 1.968W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Darren Harbut
Address
61 Pennine Road
Simmondley
Town
Glossop
County
Derbyshire
Post code
SK13 6UL
Tel
077141060896
Fax
-
Email
bookings1stdinting@gmail.com

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
Yes
Chemical toilet waste disposal
No
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

  • Pioneering
  • Activity Field

Local attractions

  • Walking in the Peak District National Park
  • Rope Race
  • Marple (indoor climbing walls)
  • Glossop Swimming Pool
  • Manchester City Centre
  • Manchester Museum of Science & Technology
  • Salford Quays
  • Imperial War Museum North
  • LINNET CLOUGH SCOUT CAMP SITE (Nr Marple - 9 miles away)- Archery - shooting - climbing wall - canoeing - low ropes - high ropes.

Camping

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

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
40
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
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
No

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
Glossop or Dinting
Coach station
-
Airport
Manchester
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
The Gatehouse,Victoria Street,Glossop, 01457 855 920
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

HQ/field can only be block booked. Per night - contact Warden for rates. The Centre is available for booking any weekend and some weeks during school holidays. Modern Scout HQ with own camping areas, field and woods. The Centre consists of a Main hall and two smaller rooms suitable for on floor sleeping, plus kitchen, toilets and showers. The Building and part of camping area and woods are enclosed by security fence. Second Contact for Bookings is Geoff Senior email: gsl@1stdinting.org.uk

Last modified: 13th May 2012

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