Campsites in Buckinghamshire

Braid Wood

Braid Wood

Details

Description

Field and woodland

Address
Braid Wood
Asheridge
 
Town
Chesham
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
HP5 2UU
Tel
01494758577
Fax
-
Email
bucks.scouts@btconnect.com
URL
-
Location
SP 934 050 - 51.736N 0.647W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Braid Wood Admin. Office
Address
Bucks Scout Council, Unit 11
Pembroke Rd, Stocklake Ind Est
Town
Aylesbury
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
HP20 1DB
Tel
0845 094 5526
Fax
-
Email
bucks.scouts@btconnect.com

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
No
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
Yes
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
No
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Non provided

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Sports Centre
  • Hiking

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
400
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
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
2
Maximum number of residents
27
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
No
Beds provided
18
Fuel type
Electric
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
No

Other

Train station
Chesham
Coach station
Chesham
Airport
Heathrow
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
High Wycombe, tel 01494 421892
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 19th July 2008

Dorneywood Scout Camp

Dorneywood Scout Camp

Details

Description

Adjacent to Burnham Beeches with open fields & woodland.

Address
Dorneywood Scout Camp
Dorneywood Road
 
Town
Burnham
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL1 8PZ
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SU 939 855 - 51.560N 0.645W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
George Cox
Address
25 Walpole Road
 
Town
Slough
County
Berkshire
Post code
SL1 6AU
Tel
01628602562
Fax
01628660223
Email
George.cox39@btopenworld.com

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
No
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
No
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
No
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Very large campfire circle with stage

Local attractions

  • Bunham Beeches
  • High Wycombe Dry Ski Slope
  • Legoland
  • Black Park
  • Windsor Castle
  • Odds Farm Rare Breeds
  • West Wycombe Caves

Camping

Site available for Camping
March---October
Maximum number of campers
300
Price range
£1.00 - £1.50
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
March-October
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
-
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
Tables/chairs
Yes
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
No

Other

Train station
Beaconsfield or Burnham
Coach station
Slough
Airport
Heathrow
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Windsor
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Fireworks must never be used at scout camp as breeding mares are stabled near by

Last modified: 27th July 2016

Hedgerley (Thameside Grand Union District Site)

Hedgerley (Thameside Grand Union District Site)

Details

Description

Woodland and field

Address
Hedgerley (Thameside Grand Union District Site)
Gregory Road
Hedgerley
Town
-
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL2 3XP
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
leon.mielewczyk@blueyonder.co.uk
URL
-
Location
SU 967 868 - 51.571N 0.605W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Leon Mielewczyk
Address
26 Whitton Dene
 
Town
Hounslow
County
Middlesex
Post code
TW3 2JT
Tel
020 88980549
Fax
-
Email
leon.mielewczyk@blueyonder.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
No
Chemical toilet waste disposal
No
Public telephone
No
Security
No
Car park
No
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

  • Not provided

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Boat Trips
  • Expeditions
  • Burnham Beeches
  • Windsor Castle
  • Eaton School
  • Black Park
  • Model Village
  • Odds Farm

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
60
Price range
£0.00 - £1.00
Deposit required
Yes
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
24
Price range
£0.00 - £1.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Electric/Wood
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
Slough
Coach station
Slough
Airport
Heathrow
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Windsor and Eaton Central Station, tel: 01753852010
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Site normally booked for sole use and requires the building to be booked at the same time. The hire of the building is

Last modified: 17th November 2010

Longridge on the Thames

Longridge on the Thames

Details

Description

The 10 acres of river meadow and an island that form Longridge are situated on one of the largest stretches of the River Thames. It is an ideal stretch of water for rowing, canoeing and sailing

Address
Longridge on the Thames
Quarry Wood Road
 
Town
Marlow
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL7 1RE
Tel
01628 483252
Fax
-
Email
bookings@longridge-uk.org
URL
http://www.longridge-uk.org
Location
SU 860 857 - 51.563N 0.759W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
-
Address
Longridge
Quarry Wood Road
Town
Marlow
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL7 1RE
Tel
01628 483252
Fax
-
Email
bookings@longridge-uk.org

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
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
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Adventure Trail
  • Abseiling
  • Climbing
  • Kayaking
  • River trips
  • Bell Boating
  • Dragon Boating
  • Sailing
  • Open Canoeing
  • Puzzle Pens
  • Rafting
  • Rowing
  • Fishing
  • Rifle Shooting
  • Launch Trips

Local attractions

  • Bicycle Hire
  • Dry Slope Skiing
  • Swimming pools
  • Bowling Centre
  • Cinema
  • Ice Rings
  • Karting
  • Lego Land

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
350
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
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
1
Maximum number of residents
30
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
30
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
No

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
Marlow
Coach station
High Wycombe
Airport
Heathrow
Sea/river port
?River Thames
Tourist information
The High Street , Marlow
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Recognised centre for BCU and RYA courses,''Our experience enables us to provide instruction for people with special needs given prior notice.''http://www.longridge.org.uk is our web site use the link at the top of the page

Last modified: 2nd February 2009

Marlow District 'Pheasants Hill'

Marlow District 'Pheasants Hill'

Details

Description

Small one acre backwoods site

Address
Marlow District 'Pheasants Hill'
Pheasants Hill
 
Town
Hambleden
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
RG9 6NQ
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SU 78624 87576 - 51.580N 0.867W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Neil Wragg
Address
3rd Marlow Bridge Scout HQ
Mill Road
Town
-
County
MARLOW
Post code
SL7 1PX
Tel
07984274849
Fax
-
Email
warden@pheasantshillcampsite.org.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
No
Hot water
No
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
No
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
No
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
No
Fridge freezer
No
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

-

Local attractions

  • This is a small
  • well protected
  • one acre site
  • beautifully situated adjacent to extensive woods and footpaths
  • River Thames within 2 miles
  • Longridge boating centre 6 miles
  • Henley on Thames 6 miles

Camping

Site available for Camping
Easter ti end Sept
Maximum number of campers
100
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
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
NONE
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
No
Camping location toilet washing access
No
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Marlow or Henley-on-Thames
Coach station
High Wycombe
Airport
Heathrow
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Warden office no: 07759 813 533

Last modified: 16th October 2015

Paccar Scout Camp Chalfont Heights

Paccar Scout Camp Chalfont Heights

Details

Description

60 acres comprising of both open fields and woodland sites

Address
Paccar Scout Camp Chalfont Heights
Denham Lane
 
Town
Chalfont St Peter
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL9 0QJ
Tel
01753882640
Fax
01753884108
Email
warden@chalfont.org
URL
http://www.chalfont.org/
Location
TQ 013 908 - 51.606N 0.537W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Steve Allard
Address
Chalfont Heights Scout Camp
Denham Lane
Town
Chalfont St. Peter
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL9 0QJ
Tel
01753 882640
Fax
01753 884108
Email
warden@chalfont.org

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
Yes
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Abseiling
  • Adventure Area
  • Archery
  • Climbing Wall
  • Traverse Wall
  • Orienteering
  • Shooting
  • High Ropes
  • Crate Stacking
  • Skittle Alley
  • Woodland Walk
  • Crossbows

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Sports Centre
  • Climbing Wall
  • Thorpe Park
  • Central London 30 mins
  • Legoland
  • Windsor

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
2000
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
3
Maximum number of residents
90
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
90
Fuel type
Gas/Electric
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
Gerrards Cross
Coach station
London
Airport
Heathrow
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Contact Warden
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 23rd October 2010

The Quarries Camping and Activity Centre

The Quarries Camping and Activity Centre

Details

Description

Woodland with large and small sites

Address
The Quarries Camping and Activity Centre
Stratford Road
Cosgrove
Town
Milton Keynes
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
MK19 7BD
Tel
01908564384
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
http://www.thequarriescampsite.co.uk/...
Location
SP 782 420 - 52.070N 0.859W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Chris Bardell
Address
11 Illingworth Place
Oldbrook
Town
Milton Keynes
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
MK6 2QX
Tel
01908564384
Fax
-
Email
Chris.Bardell@thequarriescampsite.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
Yes
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
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Shooting
  • Orienteering
  • Radio Communication
  • Pioneering
  • Archery

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Boat Trips
  • Sports Centre

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
400
Price range
-
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
2
Maximum number of residents
60
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
25
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
No
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Milton Keynes
Coach station
Milton Keynes
Airport
Luton
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
The Food Centre, 311 Seklow Gate East, Central Milton Keynes Tel: 01908232515
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 14th August 2009

Walter Davies Scout Activity Centre

Walter Davies Scout Activity Centre

Details

Description

Set in 13 acres there are 2 large feilds and 6.5 acres of natural woodland

Address
Walter Davies Scout Activity Centre
Duffield Lane
 
Town
Stoke Poges
County
Buckinghamshire
Post code
SL2 4AL
Tel
02085788923
Fax
-
Email
jennysalmon@ntlworld.com
URL
http://www.walterdaviesscoutingcentre.org.uk/...
Location
SU 978 853 - 51.558N 0.589W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Jenny Salmon
Address
39 Cuckoo Avenue
Hanwell
Town
London
County
London
Post code
W7 1BW
Tel
02085788923
Fax
-
Email
jennysalmon@ntlworld.com

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
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
No
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Challenge Course
  • Aerial Runway

Local attractions

  • Thorpe Park
  • Windsor Castle
  • Legoland
  • Chessington World of Adventures
  • Black Park
  • Central London
  • Chalfont Heights Scout Camp

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
200
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
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
Weekends and School Holidays
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Electric
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
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
Slough
Coach station
-
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Ideal for backwoods camping, wide games

Last modified: 2nd February 2009

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