Campsites in Avon

Glenny Wood Camp Site

Glenny Wood Camp Site

Details

Description

A woodland site, with good camping plateaux's, indoor accommodation and a great range of activities. Ideally situated to Bristol, Weston Super Mare, Mendips and beyond

Address
Glenny Wood
Wood Lane
Clapton in Gordano
Town
Portishead
County
Somerset
Post code
BS20 7RQ
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
srjjham@blueyonder.co.uk
URL
http://glennywood.webs.com/
Location
ST 473 734 - 51.457N 2.759W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Mrs Ruth Ham
Address
17 Kingsmead
Nailsea
Town
Near Clevedon
County
North Somerset
Post code
BS48 2HX
Tel
01275858552
Fax
-
Email
srjjham@blueyonder.co.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
Yes
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
Yes
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
Yes
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Confidence Course
  • Monkey Bridge
  • Pioneering Equipment (Poles/pullies/ropes)
  • Aerial Runway
  • Extreme Frisbee
  • Target Frisbee
  • Circus Skills kit
  • Grass Sledges
  • Conservation activities
  • Conservation projects
  • Demonstration Silva Compasses
  • Backwoods Cooking
  • Bivouacking
  • Large Games (Chess/Draughts/Jenga/Knubb/Connect Four/Kwik Cricket)
  • Wetlands area
  • Pond dipping equipment
  • Bug dials / Nature recognition sheets
  • Site Development projects
  • Maintenance projects
  • Fire Flints
  • Safety Helmets

Local attractions

  • Bristol Zoo
  • Bristol
  • SS Great Britain
  • Noahs Ark (Seasonal)
  • 10 pin Bowling
  • Golf Courses and Driving Ranges
  • Swimming Pools (Backwell/Clevedon/Portishead)
  • Indoor Climbing
  • Weston-super-Mare
  • Helicopter Museum
  • Clevedon Pier
  • Mendip Hills
  • Blaise Castle House Museum
  • Bristols City Museum and Art Gallery

Camping

Site available for Camping
All year
Maximum number of campers
120
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
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
30
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
gas + Elec
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
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
B.Temp.Meads/Nailsea&Backwell
Coach station
Bristol/Portishead/Nailsea
Airport
Bristol International
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

For additional information, brochure and booking form please go to website.

Last modified: 4th April 2010

Woodhouse Park Scout Activity Centre

Woodhouse Park Scout Activity Centre

Details

Description

36 acres. Within 1.

Address
Woodhouse Park Scout Activity Centre
Fernhill
Almondsbury
Town
Bristol
County
Avon
Post code
BS12 4LX
Tel
01454613006
Fax
01454613006
Email
woodhousepark.sac@scouts.org.uk
URL
http://www.scouts.org.uk/sac
Location
ST 614 849 - 51.561N 2.557W
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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
Jeanette Neller
Address
Woodhouse Park Scout Activity Centre
Fernhill, Almondsbury
Town
Bristol
County
Avon
Post code
BS12 4LX
Tel
01454613259
Fax
01454613259
Email
woodhouse.park@avonscouts.org.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
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
No
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Abseiling
  • Shooting
  • Archery
  • Assault Course
  • Orienteering
  • Climbing Wall
  • AllWeather Sports Pitch
  • Adventure Playground
  • Peadl Karts
  • Giant Chess and Draughts
  • Radio Communication
  • Tree Trail

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Sports Centre
  • Rock Climbing
  • Karting

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
2500
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
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
82
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
82
Fuel type
Gas
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
Bristol Parkway
Coach station
Bristol City Centre
Airport
Lulsgate
Sea/river port
Bristol
Tourist information
Town Hall, Old Police Station,High Street, Thornbury tel:01454281638
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 27th July 2016

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