Camping at Crawfordsburn 

Our campsite is our pride and joy, allowing young people to experience the joys of an open fire and a night under the stars, in a safe environment. 

Crawfordsburn Scout Centre is sited on 22 acres of land within Crawfordsburn Country park. With two primary locations given over to camping grounds both serviced by toilet and showering facilities. When camping with us you are not only limited to staying in a tent, for the more adventurous campers you could try using a hammock in our many wooded areas or try sleeping out in the open with a bivy bag!

Camping Facilities Available

  • Main Field Sleeps Approx 700
  • Training Field Sleeps approx 300
  • Shower and Toilet Facilities
  • Sloosh
  • Drinking water taps around site

Cooking & Fires

We have a number of open alter fires that can be booked, these are ideal for those that want to cook over an open fire.

For those groups using gas cookers, please be aware that your gas bottle must remain outside of any dining/cooking tent at all times. We also have a few places where you can light a fire on the ground.

Activities at Crawfordsburn

Why not extend your stay at Crawfordsburn and try one of the many activities that are available!

Click the image to learn more about the activities that are available!

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls