Campsites in Powys

1st Caehopkin Pine Scout Group

1st Caehopkin Pine Scout Group

Details

Description

Scout hut and grounds

Address
1st Caehopkin Pine Scout Group
Brooklands Road, caehopkin
Abercrave
Town
Swansea
County
Powys
Post code
SA9 1UF
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SN 832 121 - 51.795N 3.694W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mrs Mandy Adamson
Address
Bookings Secretary, 1st Caehopkin Scout Group
32 Heol Eglwys
Town
Coelbren
County
Neath
Post code
SA10 9PF
Tel
07922653981
Fax
-
Email
amandaadamson123@btinternet.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
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

-

Local attractions

  • Dan Yr Ogof Showcaves
  • Henrhyd Waterfalls
  • Ystradfellte Waterfalls
  • Cefncoed Coal and Steam Museum
  • Brecon Beacons
  • Black Mountains
  • Ponytreking
  • Hiking
  • Caving
  • Climbing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Leisure centres
  • Coast

Camping

Site available for Camping
All year
Maximum number of campers
50
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
1
Maximum number of residents
30
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
-
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
No
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Neath
Coach station
Swansea
Airport
Cardiff
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Aberdulais: 01639 6366673 aberdulaistic@nationaltrust.org.uk
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Camping -

Last modified: 23rd October 2010

1st Swansea Valley Scouts HQ

1st Swansea Valley Scouts HQ

Details

Description

Camp site and pack holiday centre

Address
1st Swansea Valley Scouts HQ
1st Swansea Valley Scouts
Penrhiw Farteg Hill
Town
Ystradgynlais
County
Powys
Post code
 
Tel
01639 843870
Fax
-
Email
brianprice2000@yahoo.co.uk
URL
http://www.campoak.co.uk/ho...me_0.html
Location
SN 785 089 - 51.765N 3.761W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr S Welch
Address
79 Tawe Park
Ystradgynlais
Town
Swansea
County
Powys
Post code
SA9 1GN
Tel
01639 849675
Fax
-
Email
steve.welch@notc.ac.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
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Football field on site

Local attractions

  • Dan-yr-ogof caves
  • Brecon beacons
  • Pony trekking
  • Henrhyd waterfalls
  • Swimming pool
  • Cevn Coed museum
  • Gower coast
  • Trout/Salmon fishing

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
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
26
Fuel type
Oil
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
Neath
Coach station
Neath
Airport
Cardiff
Sea/river port
Swansea
Tourist information
Swansea
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Located on a steep hill access for a 52 Seater coach in one direction only

Last modified: 6th April 2010

1st Ynyscedwyn Scout Group

1st Ynyscedwyn Scout Group

Details

Description

 

Address
1st Ynyscedwyn Scout Group
Tirwaun Lane
Brecon Road
Town
Ystradgynlais
County
Powys
Post code
SA9 1QN
Tel
0783717849
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SN 793 108 - 51.782N 3.750W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr Edmund Williams
Address
10 Ael-y-Bryn
 
Town
Ystradgynlais
County
Swansea
Post code
SA9 1HY
Tel
01639 842004
Fax
-
Email
-

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
No
Public telephone
No
Security
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
No
Bivouacking area
Yes
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Ideal for local walks
  • Small stream on site

Local attractions

  • Dan-yr-Ogof Caves
  • Henrhyd Falls
  • Craig-Y-Nos country park
  • Aberdulais falls
  • Cefn Coed Coal Museum
  • Brecon Beacons
  • Pony Treking
  • Leisure Centres
  • Hill walking
  • Swansea City
  • The Gower Coast.

Camping

Site available for Camping
All year round
Maximum number of campers
30
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
Weekends all year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
25
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
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
No
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Neath
Coach station
Swansea
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Aberdulais: 01639 6366673 aberdulaistic@nationaltrust.org.uk
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

HQ has full central heating, Camping space is available for up to 30 people when booked at same time as infoor accomodation due to no outside toilet facilities available for camping only. Wood fires are permitted.

Last modified: 17th February 2011

Cae Gwenllian

Cae Gwenllian

Details

Description

Field

Address
Cae Gwenllian
Broneirion
 
Town
LLandinam
County
Powys
Post code
SY17 5DE
Tel
01686688204
Fax
01686688098
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SO 028 899 - 52.498N 3.432W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Julie Jones
Address
Cae Gwenllian
Broneirion
Town
LLandinam
County
Powys
Post code
 
Tel
01686688204
Fax
01686688098
Email
-

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
Yes
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
No
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
No
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Various Trails

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Shooting
  • Expeditons
  • Rock Climbing
  • Orienteering
  • Sports Centre

Camping

Site available for Camping
1 May to 30 Sep
Maximum number of campers
40
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
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
-
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
-
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
Newtown
Coach station
Machylleth
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Newtown Central Car Park, Newtown, Powys Tel: 01686625580
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 18th August 1999

Glasbury-on-Wye Scout Hut

Glasbury-on-Wye Scout Hut

Details

Description

Historic Scout hut situated in a village at the foot of the Black Mountains, on the banks of the River Wye.

Address
Glasbury-on-Wye Scout Hut
 
 
Town
Glasbury-on-Wye
County
Powys
Post code
 
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
geof.mcc@btopenworld.com
URL
http://homepage.virgin.net/g...lasbury.scouts
Location
SO 179 392 - 52.045N 3.197W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Geof McConnell
Address
9 Bell Street
Talgarth
Town
Brecon
County
Powys
Post code
LD3 0BP
Tel
01874 711928
Fax
-
Email
geof.mcc@btopenworld.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
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
No
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Canoe and Kayak hire available 2 minutes walk away (private hire company) with return transport provided if required – ideal starting point for down-river trips.

Local attractions

  • Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons - Excellent Hillwalking.
  • Offas Dyke Footpath.
  • Wye Valley Walk.
  • Canoeing and Raft-building on the Wye.
  • Pony Trekking in the Mountains.
  • Climbing & Abseiling - indoors (Llangorse Rope Centre) or outdoors.
  • Mountain Biking (hire available locally).
  • Gliding- Black Mountain Glider Hire & Tuition.
  • Fishing.
  • Hay-on-Wye (Town of Books).
  • Hereford Cathedral & Mappa Mundi Exhibition.
  • Bulmers Cider Museum & Factory Tours.
  • Brecon Leisure Centre & Theatre Brycheiniog.

Camping

Site available for Camping
Mar to Nov
Maximum number of campers
30
Price range
£1.00 - £1.50
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
25
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
No
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Electric
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
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
Hereford or Abergavenny
Coach station
Brecon or Hereford
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Hay-on-Wye 01497 820144 or Brecon 01874 622485
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Ideally positioned to take advantage of the full range of outdoor pursuits and magnificent countryside offered locally. Easily accessible via main Hereford to Brecon road (A438). For all booking enquiries please contact Geof McConnell by phone or e-mail as listed above.

Last modified: 3rd September 2005

Gwersyll y Bryniau

Gwersyll y Bryniau

Details

Description

2 hectare field in wooded valley

Address
Gwersyll y Bryniau
Pantperthog
 
Town
Machynlleth
County
Powys
Post code
SY20 9AY
Tel
01654702797
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SH 745 037 - 52.616N 3.854W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr G Mill
Address
The Cottage
Garthgwynion
Town
Machynlleth
County
Powys
Post code
 
Tel
01654702272
Fax
-
Email
-

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
No
Public telephone
No
Security
No
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

  • Swimming pool
  • Pioneering
  • Forestry

Local attractions

  • Centre for Alternative Technology
  • Celtica
  • Leisure Centre
  • Cader Idris
  • Aberystwyth
  • Tal-y-llyn Railway

Camping

Site available for Camping
1 May to 31 Oct
Maximum number of campers
200
Price range
-
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
No indoor accomodation
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
Yes
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Machynlleth
Coach station
Aberystwyth
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Machynlleth tel: 01654 702401
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Mini buses only on site, coaches unload on main road, altar fires only on site

Last modified: 25th March 2006

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