5 Ways Lakes

Details

Description

25 acre site, 2 lakes covering 5 acres, onsite cafe and tuck shop, 5 minutes from M6, M69 and A5.

Address
5 Ways Lakes
Coventry Road
 
Town
Wolvey
County
Warwickshire
Post code
LE10 3HF
Tel
01455 882961
Fax
-
Email
wolveyscouts@hotmail.co.uk
URL
-
Location
SP 425 863 - 52.473N 1.374W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Charlotte or Paul Merchant
Address
5 Ways Lakes
Coventry Road
Town
Wolvey
County
Warwickshire
Post code
LE10 3HF
Tel
07981864238
Fax
-
Email
wolveyscouts@hotmail.co.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
Yes
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
No
Security
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
Yes
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • Air Rifle Shooting
  • Archery
  • Crate Stacking
  • Water Activities
  • Hike Routes
  • Orienteering
  • Raft Building
  • Pioneering
  • Aerial Runway
  • Assault Course
  • Backwoods Cooking
  • Inflatables
  • Craft Activities
  • Fishing
  • Badge Work
  • Off-road Driving
  • Tractor Rides

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Ice Skating
  • Cinema
  • Transport Museum
  • Warwick Castle
  • ''Coombe Abbey Country Park
  • Stratford Upon Avon
  • Bear Rock
  • Indoor Climbing Centre
  • Ten Pin Bowling
  • Twycross Zoo
  • Local Playing Fields
  • Nature Trail
  • Mallory Park Race
  • Circuit
  • Coventry Cathedral

Camping

Site available for Camping
All year
Maximum number of campers
500
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
Yes
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

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

Special needs

Site access
Yes
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Hinckley/Nuneaton/Coventry
Coach station
Hinckley/Nuneaton/Coventry
Airport
Birmingham
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Nuneaton Tourist Information Centre Church St, Nuneaton CV11 4DR 024 7634 7006
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Alternate warden phone no: 07944685297; Catering is Available : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Supper, Packed Lunches for Days Out; We can provide full activity programmes, from an activity day to full week long summer camps; Please contact us with whatever your requirements are, programmes and catering to suit all budgets. The site is owned and run by a family of scouters. Along with other leaders at 1st Wolvey Scout Group we plan and organise camps for all sections. The site is manned 24 hours a day and open 7 days a week.

Last modified: 3rd March 2011

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