Welcome to Buckmore Park Scout Campsite

What to join the Buckmore Team? – Please get in touch – we’d love to hear from you info@buckmorepark.org.uk

All visits to Buckmore Park must be arranged in advance – bookings@buckmorepark.org.uk

No dogs allowed onsite except guidance dogs

Buckmore Park Scout Campsite offers a wide range of options for visits – whether for a single day or residential stays. Buckmore Park also offers a large number of activity options. Please take some time to explore our website and see what we have to offer. When you are ready to book click the link below.

Please note: No dogs allowed onsite except guidance dogs.

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Wynne-Brooks Lodge

Wynne-Brooks Lodge is owned and maintained by Gillingham District Scouts but is available to hire by all users of Buckmore Park Scout Campsite. Wynne-Brooks Lodge offers a large hall, kitchen, toilet and two small rooms (each with a bunk bed). The building benefits from central heating allowing year round usage. To see the price of…

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Virgin Money Giving

Buckmore Park Scout Campsite has registered with Virgin Money Giving. We are raising funds towards the development of the campsite with a specific fundraising campaign for a new toilet and shower block. Please click the donate button above to go to our Virgin Money Giving page (external website).

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New activities coming to Buckmore Park in 2020

Early notification that we hope to be offering 2 new activities during 2020. The first will be Tomahawk throwing, hopefully from April 2020. News of the 2nd activity will follow as soon as we are reasonably confident of a start date. Lets just say we hope it takes our young people to new heights! With…

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Activities

Caving
Caving

The Buckmore Park ‘Cave System’ is a man-made structure for use by Young People and Adults from all age groups / sections of the Scout and Guide Associations and other youth organisations aged from 5 years upwards. The system has been built in the shape of a wheel. The outer rim is nice and easy, and the spokes joining the rim to the hub are where the various ‘features ‘of the system are lurking.

Mountain Biking
Mountain Biking

Buckmore Park now has 10 mountain bikes available to rent. The campsite is currently setting out marked routes around the extensive campsite to cater for a wide variety of skills. The current routes are green (wide tracks suitable for all with undulating slopes) and blue (single track with longer sloped sections) with a few red (more challenging features). The 10 bikes are two sizes covering older Cubs to Adults.

Air Rifles
Air Rifles

We have a purpose built outdoor air rifle range available all year round. We have 4 targets available during each session. Equipment and instructors can be arranged, however pre-booking is essential.

Orienteering
Orienteering

Buckmore Park is fortunate to have an orienteering map covering a significant proportion of Buckmore Park with a variety of terrain types and features and an interesting network of paths and tracks.

Campfire Circle
Campfire Circle

Our campfire circle is an amazing setting

Archery
Archery

In early 2019 our Archery Range will have a shelter and permanent netting.