Buckmore Park Scout Campsite covers 142 acres of woodland with cleared areas suitable for camping and other activities. As well as scouting and guiding use, the site is also ideal for Duke of Edinburgh award training, schools to enhance areas of their curriculum for G.C.S.E, Forest Schools and other youth organisations. We have two heated buildings. We offer a range of activities including mountain biking, air rifle shooting, archery and caving.
A Wynne Brooks Lodge - Overnight
Wynne-Brooks Lodge offers a main hall, kitchen, toilet and two bedrooms, both with a bunk bed. Wynne-Brooks Lodge is centrally heated. Available for 24hr (from 4pm), day or evening bookings.
Activity - Air Rifles with equipment and instructor
Air rifle shooting. Our air rifle range is roughly a 15 minute walk from our main entrance so please allow plenty of time to get to the range.
Activity - Archery with equipment and instructor
Archery on our outdoor range. Our archery range is roughly a 15 minute walk from our main entrance so please allow plenty of time to get to the range.
Activity - Caving with crew
Use of our extensive man made caving system with an instructor.
Activity - Mountain Biking with Guide
We have 10 mountain bikes to explore our 142 acre campsite with tracks and trails through beautiful woodland including some exciting single track.
Activity - Orienteering with crew
Orienteering can be self lead with maps available on our website or with one of our crew using our 142 acre campsite.
Activity Field - Overnight
The Activity Field is our largest open space. Normally available for all groups onsite to use for games but is bookable by large groups. Conveniently located at the heart of the campsite, close to toilets, showers and both bookable onsite buildings.
If you book one of our formal paid for onsite activities, you are welcome to stay onsite for a total of 3 hours without additional payment. If you wish to stay more than three hours in total you MUST book either a day or evening visit.
All campsites and Ingle Nook
For very large camps, groups can book exclusive use of the campsite. Included in the price is camping on all the sites and use of Ingle Nook. Wynne-Brooks Lodge is not included. Activities can be added at the normal rate.
Building - Ingle Nook - Overnight
Inglenook offers a large multipurpose hall, kitchen, toilet and shower room and two small side rooms. Inglenook has central heating for year round use. Available for 24 hrs (from 4pm), evenings or days.
We do not allocate specific campsites for day visits but there is plenty of space onsite for visiting groups. Enjoy the open spaces and woodland for a wide range of activities. Our formal activities are also available to be booked! Day visits can run from 9am to 10pm.
We do not allocate specific campsites for evening visits but there is plenty of space onsite for visiting groups. Enjoy the open spaces and woodland for a wide range of activities. Our formal activities are also available to be booked! Evening visits run from 4pm to 10pm
Activity - Climbing with Crew
An hour of climbing, lead by our crew in activity valley.
This activity is not yet available for booking but coming soon.
Activity - Tomahawks with crew
An hour of Tomahawk throwing lead by one of our trained service crew.