About

Barnswood Scout Camp site is set in the Staffordshire Moorlands, just outside of Cheshire and is the District scout camp site for Macclesfield and Congleton Scouts, Barnswood is open to all Scouting, Guiding and Youth groups for camps of all sizes.

Barnswood Scout Camp Site is 63 acres in size and consists of mixed woodland with 22 open grassed camping sites and a selection of buildings.

In addition to the camping barnswood offers 4 buildings which are for hire to groups for more information about our camping check out campsite section and information on the accommodation can be found at indoor accommodation for hire section.

Barnswood also has a selection of activity areas such as our Low Ropes course and our Professional Orienteering Course check out our onsite activities section for more information and activity options.

Barnswood has fantastic on site facilities with 2 camp fire circles one under cover, alter fires available for open fires, also three toilet blocks on site 2 of which have male and female hot shower facilities for more detail check out our facilities section.

The hot showers are fantastic especially if you’ve taken advantage of Rudyard Lake and the water activities it can offer which barnswood overlooks.

Barnswood is in an ideal location for many off site activities it’s ideal for hiking groups as it’s surround by some of the best walks that Staffordshire and Cheshire have to offer, the roaches is only down the road which is a fantastic for outdoor climbing and bouldering.

for those that want to go to Alton Towers Barnswood is only a short journey away to find out the many other fantastic activities that barnswood is near too check out our links page.

If you have any question or queries that our section to the left don’t answer please contact us.