Hawkhirst Scout Activity Centre

Details

Description

Located in Kielder Forest on Kielder Water

Address
Hawkhirst Scout Activity Centre
Kielder Water
 
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE48 1QZ
Tel
01434250217
Fax
01434250350
Email
hawkhirst.activity.centre@scout.org.uk
URL
http://www.scouts.org.uk/sac
Location
NY 658 894 - 55.198N 2.537W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Scout Activity Centre This site is one of the Scout Activity Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Angela Hill (Guest Services Co
Address
Hawkhirst Scout Activity Centre
Kielder Water
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE48 1QZ
Tel
01434250217
Fax
01434250350
Email
hawkhirst.activity.centre@scout.org.uk

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Dinghy Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Rowing
  • Windsurfing
  • Launch Trips
  • Abseiling
  • Climbing Wall
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Archery
  • Orienteering
  • Grass Sledging
  • Table Tennis
  • Pond Dipping
  • Nature Studies

Local attractions

  • Hadrians Wall
  • Roman Forts
  • Hexham Abbey
  • Peel Towers
  • Swimming
  • Bird of Prey Centre
  • Kielder Forest

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
1500
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
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
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
40
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
40
Fuel type
-
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
-
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
Hexham
Coach station
Hexham
Airport
Newcastle
Sea/river port
Newcastle
Tourist information
Bellingham TIO, Tel: 01434220616
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

No dogs allowed on site

Last modified: 15th June 2011

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