Woodhouse Park

Tents at Woodhouse Park

Woodhouse Park

Want to be immersed in the West Country? 

Woodhouse Park is perfectly situated for exploring the Cotswolds, the Mendips and the Wye Valley as well as the historic cities of Bristol and Bath. Enclosed by picturesque woodland, Woodhouse Park is easily accessible from the M4 and M5, and offers stunning views over the Severn bridges.

With hiking and orienteering, an obstacle course, climbing, archery and an indoor rifle range, there's plenty to choose from. Find great camping and indoor accommodation to suit every taste.

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See our Prices here. 



South Gloucestershire

BS32 4LX



Choose from a night in standard tents, a tented village or a stay in a comfortable lodge.

On-site camping

Enclosed by 36 acres of woodland, we have camping areas for any size group, whether you want to be close to the centre or in a more secluded spot. Not only that, but many of our camping fields also boast magnificent views over the Severn Estuary.

Tented village 

Our new tented village is made up of 4m bell tents for young people and 3m bell tents for adults – complete with comfortable mattresses, electric lanterns and storage boxes. There’s also a group tent with tables, benches and lighting. With space for 40 young people and four adults in 10 bell tents it’s available to book from mid-May until October.

Indoor accommodation

Choose from two indoor lodges which come with:

  • Central heating

  • Fully equipped kitchens
  • Separate communal/dining area

Available badge programmes


Beavers My Outdoors Challenge Award

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CubsBackwoodsCooking Badge

Cubs Pioneer and Backwoods Cooking Activity Badges

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Scouts Adventure Challenge Award

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Scouts Activity Centre Service Badge

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Original outdoor experience

Immersed in the outdoors, young people will learn skills, work as a team and develop a sense of responsibility.

1-4 nights in our tented village.


Why? Learn new skills, promote team work.

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Outdoor adventure

Young people are invited to paddle, climb and think their way through a series of exciting challenges, from canoeing and archery to high ropes and orienteering.

1-4 nights in our lodges or tented village.

Why? Form strong working relationships between teachers and pupils; develop initiative and self-reliance.

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Adventure 50:50

Split your time between self-led sessions and instructed activities. We can help you meet your learning objectives by providing activities, skills or simply the space you need.

2-4 nights, full board accommodation in our lodges.

Why? Mix of teacher time and structured activities.


Scout Adventures Woodhouse Park is an ideal base for exploring a range of areas, including the historic cities of both Bristol and Bath.

Want more?

  • Go wild at Bristol Zoo or Longleat Safari and Adventure Park
  • Ramble over to Cheddar Caves and Gorge
  • Explore the historic cities of Bath and Bristol

Great for: adventurous activities, traditional skills, access to the south-west.

Nearest station: Bristol Parkway
Nearest town: Thornbury
Nearest supermarket: Asda Supermaket, BS34 5TL, 4.5 miles

Woodhouse Park

Tel: 020 8181 3151


Sandra Walsh, Customer Support Coordinator

Tel: 020 8181 3151


Jeanette Richards, Centre Manager

Tel: 020 8181 3151