Thornthwaite Campsite Map

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Thornthwaite Campsite Map
Mountain Bike Track Cratestacking Area Thornthwaite Centre Campfire Area Toilet Block Customer Storage Unit The Barn The Stream Site A Site B Site C Site L1 Site L2 Site L3 Site 1 Site 2 Site 3 Site 4A Sites P1-P8 Site 4B

Mountain Bike Track

The site has it’s own mountain bike track through the pinewoods which incorporates natural and manmade obstacles. Users must provide their own bikes or can contact the County Activity Team to hire bikes

Cratestacking Area

Outside crate stacking area

Thornthwaite Centre

Indoor accommodation for up to 38 people. For further information visit the Centre Information page

Campfire Area

Camp fire area with natural seating space for large groups

Toilet Block

Toilet and shower facilities for campers and day visitors.

Customer Storage Unit

The storage unit includes a room for customer equipment storage. This can provide a safe place to store equipment during camp or a convenient place to keep kit dry when striking camp. Also in the storage unit is fridges and freezers which are available for campers to use

The Barn

The Barn provide shelter for campers as well as space for high ropes, traverse wall and other activities

The Stream

At the lower end of the site is a small stream which is suitable for activities such as river crossings and boat races

Site A

Site A is suitable for 1-2 patrols or 10-12 campers. There are 2 fire bases on the site and a camp oven

Site B

Site B is suitable for a single patrol and has 2 fire bases

Site C

Site C is the largest camping area and is suitable for up to 20 campers. 2 fire bases are provided

Site L1

Site L1 is suitable for up to 4 hike tents and includes a fire base, camp oven and seating area

Site L2

Site L2 is suitable for a single patrol and has 2 fire bases. The site is also suitable for hammocks

Site L3

Site L3 is suitable for a single patrol and has 2 fire bases. It is also suitable for hammocks

Site 1

Site 1 is suitable for a single patrol and includes it's own fire base

Site 2

Site 2 is suitable for a single patrol and has a single fire base

Site 3

Site 3 is one of the larger sites and can accommodate up to 20 campers. The site has it's own camp oven and offers wonderful views of the nidderdale countryside.

Site 4A

Site 4A is suitable for a single patrol and has it's own fire base

Sites P1-P8

Sites P1 to P8 each offer camping space for a single patrol and have their own fire base

Site 4B

Site 4B can accommodate a single patrol and has it's own fire base