Craigshiels Outdoor Centre

Details

Description

Two buildings within large forest

Address
Craigshiels Outdoor Centre
Forest of Ae
 
Town
Ae
County
Dumfrieshire
Post code
 
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
taralyn@btopenworld.com
URL
-
Location
NY 983 929 - 55.230N 2.027W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
George Stubbs
Address
Auchane, Watchhill
Lochmaben
Town
Lockerbie
County
Dumfrieshire
Post code
DG11 1RX
Tel
01387810334
Fax
-
Email
-

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
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

  • Play Area
  • Pioneering
  • Nature Study
  • Pond Dipping
  • Climbing Pillar
  • Outdoor Cooking
  • 30 Miles of cycle routes

Local attractions

  • Seimming
  • Fsihing
  • Hill Walking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Golf
  • Bowling
  • Skating
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing

Camping

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

Indoor

Building available
All year
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
25
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
Deposit required
No
Beds provided
25
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
Dumfries or Lockerbie
Coach station
Dumfries
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Dumfries and Galoway Tourist Board, tel:01397253862 Fax: 01387245555
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Craigshiel is presently being renovated, open from April 2003. Situated 3 miles into large forest, zero terrain, within reach of Southern Uplands. No fires except in authorised places. No firearms or archery allowed

Last modified: 1st June 2003

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