Warrington Scout Campsite

Details

Description

A small select grass campsite alongside the Bridgewater Canal closes to the Trans-Pennine Trail and Cheshire countryside. ''''A gem hidden within the quaint old cobbled village of Grappenhall''''Ideal for patrol camping, pack holidays up to 30 people, backwoods camping.''''Onsite toilet and wash rooms''''Full Scout HQ can be hired with hall and kitchen facilties.

Address
Grappenhall Campsite
Warrington East & West District Camp
Church Lane, Grappenhall
Town
Warrington
County
Cheshire
Post code
WA4 3EP
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
http://grappenhallscoutcampsite.webs.com/...
Location
SJ 639 864 - 53.373N 2.543W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Chris Jenner
Address
 
Gilwell Close
Town
Grappenhall
County
Cheshire
Post code
WA4 2YL
Tel
01925 263943
Fax
-
Email
chris@windrush5.demon.co.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
No
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
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Canoe hire
  • pioneering
  • archery (by arrangement)

Local attractions

  • Stockley Working Farm (Arley)
  • North Face Indoor Climbing (Warrington)
  • Trans Pennine Trail
  • Bridgewater Canal

Camping

Site available for Camping
-
Maximum number of campers
80
Price range
£1.00 - £1.50
Deposit required
-
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
-
Suitable for Patrol camps
-
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
-
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
-
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Electric
Kitchen/cooking area
-
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
-
Tables/chairs
-
Suitable for Pack holidays
-
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
-

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
Warrington
Coach station
Warrington
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Scout hall and kitchen available on site for hire (

Last modified: 3rd July 2009

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