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

Welcome

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 we suggest you first book your visit and then book your activities.

Please note: No dogs allowed onsite except guidance dogs.

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Latest News

Wreath Making – 7th December 2019

Following on from a successful event in 2018,  Buckmore Park Scout Campsite Wreath Making is back on Saturday 7th December 2019. Refreshments available. £30 to build one Wreath – all materials provided and support from our team Essential to book in advance in our online shop. Buckmore Park Scout Campsite, Maidstone Road, Chatham, Kent ME5…

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Reindeer Workshop

Update 10am 2nd November – There will not be any more Reindeer Workshop spaces on 23rd November. We are looking at producing some Reindeer Kits that can be constructed at home – more details when we have them. For those that do have Reindeer Workshop tickets we will be emailing some more information about the…

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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.