Bickerton Hill

Details

Description

Scout HQ and activity area with private woodland and direct access to National Trust upland heath and long distance footpaths

Address
Bickerton Hill
Goldford Lane
Bickerton
Town
Malpas
County
Cheshire
Post code
SY14 8LL
Tel
01948 820800
Fax
01948 820218
Email
gsl@sandstonescouts.org.uk
URL
http://www.sandstonescouts.org.uk/...ssl.htm
Location
SJ507532 - 53.074N 2.737W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
David Lithgow Smith
Address
The Old Scypen
Bickley Town
Town
Malpas
County
Cheshire
Post code
SY14 8EQ
Tel
01948 820800 / 07793
Fax
01948 820218
Email
gsl@sandstonescouts.org.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
No
Hot water
No
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
No
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Cargo net
  • Swing
  • Bird watching
  • Hiking (Sandstone trail)
  • Forestry

Local attractions

  • Chester Zoo
  • Jodrell Bank
  • Canal Boats
  • Technoquest

Camping

Site available for Camping
All year
Maximum number of campers
40
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
No
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
25
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Coal/wood
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
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
Crewe
Coach station
Whitchurch
Airport
Manchester
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 12th November 2013

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