Campsites in Hereford and Worcester

Rhydd Covert

Rhydd Covert

Details

Description

Rhydd Covert is 50 acres of unspoilt woodland with secluded sites scattered throughout, yet it is close to Kidderminster with all the services you will need. There are a huge number of local attractions (see below) including waking each morning to the roar of the lions in the safari park next door!

Address
Rhydd Covert
 
 
Town
Kidderminster
County
Hereford and Worcester
Post code
 
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
warden@rhyddcovert.org.uk
URL
http://www.rhyddcovert.org.uk/
Location
SO 807 756 - 52.378N 2.284W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Chris Reynolds
Address
'Grove End'
Olive Grove
Town
Stourport on Severn
County
Worcs
Post code
DY13 8XY
Tel
07721496803
Fax
-
Email
warden@rhyddcovert.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
No
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Abseiling
  • Climbing Wall
  • Orienteering
  • Shooting Range
  • Assault Course
  • Archery
  • Giant Chess
  • Sports Area
  • Water Slide
  • Indoor & Outdoor Games Equipment
  • ""Cat Trail""
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Proficiency Badge Weekends
  • Service Projects
  • Crate Stacking
  • Grass Sledging
  • ATB Boards
  • Activity Packs - Coming Soon

Local attractions

  • Expeditions
  • Wyre Forest
  • Safari Park
  • Nature Trails
  • Steam Railway
  • Canals
  • River Severn
  • Historic Towns
  • Museums
  • Swimming Pools
  • Bowling
  • River Trips
  • Cinema
  • Theatres

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
1000
Price range
£1.75 - £2.50
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
30
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
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
Kidderminster
Coach station
Kidderminster
Airport
Birmingham
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

For 2008 we also hope to have available - Crate Stacking, Grass Sledging, Artificial Cave System & Team Building Activities. All our activities are run by Activate (a local Scout Fellowship) who are also able to offer additional activities - for more information visit www.activateteam.org.uk

Last modified: 26th October 2008

Warren Oak Scout Site

Warren Oak Scout Site

Details

Description

14 acres of flat grassland broken by hedgingwith several 400 year old oaks surrounded by rolling farmland. Large car park with separate toilet block and indoor accommodation

Address
Warren Oak Scout Site
Hollow Lane
Staplow
Town
Ledbury
County
Hereford and Worcester
Post code
HR8 1NQ
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
http://www.warrenoak.org.uk
Location
SO 695 412 - 52.068N 2.445W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Pete Ashcroft
Address
3 Piers Close
 
Town
Malvern
County
Hereford and Worcester
Post code
WR14 3JH
Tel
01684577347
Fax
-
Email
Pete.Ashcroft@talk21.com

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Assault Course
  • Pioneering

Local attractions

  • The Malvern Hills
  • Malvern Hills Outdoor Centre
  • Ledbury Swimming Pool
  • The Cider Trail
  • Newbridge Farm Park
  • Newent Falconry Centre
  • Eastnor Castle & Deer Park
  • Hereford Cathederal

Camping

Site available for Camping
March to Christmas
Maximum number of campers
600
Price range
-
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
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
oil fired CH
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
Ledbury 3 miles
Coach station
Ledbury
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
3 The Homend, Ledbury, Herefordshire,Tel: 01531 636147, Fax: 01531 634313
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Camp badges available @ 75p, No Kite flying, No Dogs, Showers only in indoor accomodation

Last modified: 23rd January 2008

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