Dilston Campsite

Welcome to Our Scout Campsite

Dilston is a 10 acre campsite situated in an idilic location in the Northumberland countryside close to the historic town of Corbridge. The devilswater river that gentle ambles through the site is a perfect location for exploring water activities, wildlife or just enjoyingi ts natural beauty.

The site has a hut with internal large space and external decking, bedrooms and kitchen;  ample hard standing car park and toilet and shower facilities.

It also has lovely camp fire areas with fixed seating for memorable nights around the fire singing and can be used for almost any scouting event large or small.

We have some great activity partners we are happy to reccomend to add an extra special element to your booking; activities avaliable include, Tomahawk Throwing, Archery, Paintball Ally, Stand up Paddle boarding (off site), Air rifle shooting.

Please contact Fearless Adventure (Chris)  - https://fearlessadventure.co.uk/  for paddleboarding and water activities or

Time Step Training and Activity Centre (Norman)- https://www.facebook.com/TimestepActivityCentre/  for Archery, paintball, Rifle shooting they will be happy to help.

2023 Camp fees are;

£4.00pppn - For scouts and guides   / Building £85 / night

£4.25 pppn - For School D of E groups and youth groups.  / Building £90/ night


The camping season runs from 1st April to October 30th each year - booking can be made at anytime through the year

*****When booking it will ask for a pitch - select any pitch avaliable they are virtual for the booking system - 1 pitch allows 20 campers so if you have more coming book the relevant number of pitches in blocks upto 20 / pitch e.g 60 people would need 3 pitches - the site has a maximum capacity of 200 campers in total. If you cant book an item like the building it will already be booked for the dates you are trying. *****

Bookings for Dilston are now made online through OSM if you are a Scout Assosciation user.

If you do not use OSM please follow this link to create your booking  https://www.onlinescoutmanager.co.uk/v/dilston-scout-camp 

Booking are montored by volunteers please allow upto 7 working days for a reply to your booking.

We do not take commercial / family  bookings

Campsite Contact Form

If you would to enquire about campsite availability, please visit the Bookings page using the menu links on the left.

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