Campsites in Northumberland

Barrasford Scout Centre

Barrasford Scout Centre

Details

Description

 

Address
Barrasford Scout Centre
Barrasford
 
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE48 4AL
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
barrasford@13tynemouthscouts.org.uk
URL
http://www.13tynemouthscouts.org.uk/...
Location
NY 919 736 - 55.057N 2.127W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mrs Sue Kirsopp
Address
10 Holly Road
 
Town
North Shields
County
Tyne and Wear
Post code
NE29 9BU
Tel
0191 2582001
Fax
-
Email
barrasfordbookings@13tynemouthscouts.org.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
Yes
Pioneering poles
No
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
No
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
No
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Not provided

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Expeditions
  • Sports Centre
  • Rock Climbing
  • Hadrians Wall
  • Tyne Green Country Park

Camping

Site available for Camping
Contact Warden
Maximum number of campers
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
No
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
28
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
28
Fuel type
Electricity
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
No
Camping location toilet washing access
No
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Hexham
Coach station
Newcastle
Airport
Newcastle
Sea/river port
North Shields
Tourist information
Hexham TIC, tel: 01434605225
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Prices: ?35 per night weekends and bank holoidays, ?25 per night Mon to Fri, plus electricity costs.''Some pitching of tents may be allowed contact warden for details

Last modified: 23rd March 2010

Dilston Scout Camp

Dilston Scout Camp

Details

Description

Secluded 10 acre site, flat field edged by Devilswater River

Address
Dilston Scout Camp
 
 
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE46 1JO
Tel
01434633908
Fax
-
Email
d.hawkins52@btinternet.com
URL
-
Location
NY 974 634 - 54.965N 2.041W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
David Hawkins
Address
9 Broadway
Fourstones
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE47 5DU
Tel
01434674059
Fax
-
Email
d.hawkins52@btinternet.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
No
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Swimming
  • suitable for bathing and canoeing

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Expeditions
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sports Centre
  • Hiking
  • Hadrians Wall
  • Water Park
  • Metro Centre
  • Hexham Abbey

Camping

Site available for Camping
Jan-Oct
Maximum number of campers
200
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
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
Jan-Oct
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
50
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
6
Fuel type
Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
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
Corbridge 1.5 miles
Coach station
Hexham 2 miles
Airport
Newcastle 20 miles
Sea/river port
North Shields 30 miles
Tourist information
Hexham Tourist Information Centre Tel: 01434605225
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Indoor accomodation -

Last modified: 14th August 2008

Ford Campsite

Ford Campsite

Details

Description

Sheltered grass area surrounded by woodland. Stream through site

Address
Ford Campsite
(No Postal Adddress)
 
Town
-
County
Northumberland
Post code
 
Tel
07877026201
Fax
07092887240
Email
fordscoutcamp@gmail.com
URL
http://www.FordScoutCamp.co.uk
Location
NT 940 375 - 55.631N 2.095W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Dougal Coates
Address
c/o Linden House
Campfield
Town
Cornwill on Tweed
County
Northumberland
Post code
TD12 4QB
Tel
07092 887240
Fax
07092887240
Email
fordscoutcamp@gmail.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
Yes
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
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Pioneering (poles available)
  • tree studies and games
  • canoeing adjacent. Good walking country

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Expeditions
  • Rock Climbing
  • Bicycle Hire and local attractions see www.ford-and-etal.co.uk - or phone 01890 820338

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
120
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
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
70
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Gas/Electricity
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
Berwick upon Tweed
Coach station
-
Airport
Newcastle or Edinburgh
Sea/river port
Berwick upon Tweed
Tourist information
Berwick Borough Council, Wallace Green Tel: 01289330044
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Site charge

Last modified: 9th June 2008

Hawkhirst Scout Activity Centre

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

Powburn Adenture Centre

Powburn Adenture Centre

Details

Description

Indoor accommodation with limited area for camping

Address
Powburn Adenture Centre
Jubilee Hall
Powburn
Town
Alnwick
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE66 4JB
Tel
01665 57802
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
http://www.powburnadventurecentre.co.uk
Location
NU 057 176 - 55.452N 1.910W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mrs Susan Kirsopp
Address
10 Holly Rd
 
Town
North Shields
County
Tyne and Wear
Post code
NE29 9BU
Tel
0191 2582001
Fax
-
Email
-

Facilities

Toilets
No
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
No
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
Yes
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Adventure playground with swings
  • rope bridge
  • ladder walk
  • scramble net
  • Climbing ropes
  • log walk
  • Indoor traverse climbing wall.

Local attractions

-

Camping

Site available for Camping
-
Maximum number of campers
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
No
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
32
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
32
Fuel type
Electricity/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
No
Camping location toilet washing access
No
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Alnmouth
Coach station
Wooler (coach stop at centre d
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
The Cheviot Centre, 12 Padgepool Place , Wooler, Northumberland, Tel 01668 282123
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

The centre is ideally suited for walking and climbing activities being in very close proximity to the cheviot hills and the Pennine way. Walks for all levels of ability ''''are accessible virtually on the doorstep from Coastal walks to hills and valleys.

Last modified: 26th January 2003

Spylaw Cottage

Spylaw Cottage

Details

Description

Wild camp site and bothy

Address
Spylaw Cottage
Simonside Hills
 
Town
Rothbury
County
Northumberland
Post code
 
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
blythvalleyexplorers@cwtents.co.uk
URL
http://www.icscouts.co.uk
Location
NZ 039 974 - 55.271N 1.939W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Neil Robinson
Address
53 Goschen Street
 
Town
Blyth
County
Northumberland
Post code
NE24 1NC
Tel
01670369552
Fax
01912680110
Email
blythvalleyexplorers@cwtents.co.uk

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Walking
  • Expeditions

Local attractions

  • Simonside Hills
  • Climbing
  • Dove Crag

Camping

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

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
20
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
20
Fuel type
Wood
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
No
Tables/chairs
Yes
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
Morpeth
Coach station
Morpeth
Airport
Newcastle
Sea/river port
North Shields
Tourist information
Rothbury tel: 01669620887
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

NO access for cars, 1.5mils walk from nearest car parking all gear must be carried in

Last modified: 1st August 2004

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