Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Woodland camping (semi wild). Outdoor benefits. Books


"Taking part in nature"

"woodlands have their own ecology.."
"pass into a different world and transform ourselves...."
"...there's always a bed for a man in the field"





10 miles north of Edinburgh

Good touring Historic places, Lochs and Glens.

24 hour Tesco. M and Spencer outlet within 2 miles.
See other posts on this blog for details of local pubs/restaurants, etc.
Local taxi 01383 410088.


15 acres of woodland in Scotland, natural, rustic, in harmony with nature.
Cold water, recycling and sawdust toilet. Designated campfires.
Nearby activities for children and all the family.

Friday, November 6, 2015

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Camping Pavilion Hire

Off grid
It's big, Approx 54 square metres
Ideal for a large family of 2 adults and a few children.
 Sleeps up to 10
(max- 6 adults, 4 children. )
Situated at top meadows.
Enviromentally  friendly compost toilets @ 30 metres
Water standpipe in entrance lane.
Recycling.

Video













Have a look inside:-


Wood-burning stove-oven



Box of wood and Log basket  with a few starter sticks, logs, etc.

Stayed 7 days, cooked:-
 roast chicken dinner, a brisket, a curry, prawn risotto, crumble, overnight french pork...)



kitchenette/Preparation area:-






Cupboard, plates, glasses, cutlery, utensils, etc.

Dining:-
5'  table (extending leaf)  and benches
(2 pine  Celtic stools, 1 oak x guillotine)



Sleeps 10:-
2 double beds







1 pair of full size bunk beds




Double sofa bed
(suit 2 small to medium adults)

Studio couch for 2 small children.
  oak chest for table and games storage


Bedding (pillows, sheet, duvet)
can be hired @ £6 per person for the whole visit.

Bag storage under bunks, drawer in bed

Coat and shoe storage



Balcony:-

2 burner calor gas stove with grill
Lots of good pans

Washing up area
5 gallon water container.

Table and 4 chairs
2 deck chairs





 Outside wood burner

Camp fire area and rustic seating.


Water standpipe in entrance lane.
...
Bring torches, lanterns, more tea lights, bedding (or hire).
...

No smoking, no pets.
Safety tea lights ( no loose candles)
...
Around £100 minimum occupancy 
(would consider just 2 people staying if more than 1 night)

Booking  by online bank transfer preferred.

Concessions for regulars and 2nd night onwards.

enquire:- chrisandyvonnebarley@gmail.com



Saturday, September 26, 2015

Tents

Some of the tents that have been pitched here.
Also see post Tents and pitches.
26.9.15







W.End 2.11.2014



August 2014


















22.7.2014
Campers' Bell tent with canopy




20.7.2014
Loving this Bell tent with the stove







12.7.2014




23.6.2014


22.6.2014
Cool canopies


11.6.2014
Junior play tent at "Rising Sun" pitch

17.2.2014

These repeat campers saw a fox this visit.

















Just tell us what berth your tent is when you book
 and we'll match you to a good pitch