Scouting and Guiding at Belchamps
Visit Belchamps Scout Camp for a fun and exciting camping experience. Whether you want to camp in one of our campsites, hold a campfire or have all the fun of the outdoors whilst staying indoors overnight, Belchamps caters for all your Scouting and Guiding needs.
If you are local to Essex, Belchamps is available to visit for the day. Lots of Scout troops use our facilities to work towards their badges or to hold campfires.
The Centre is co-owned by 4 surrounding districts – Castle Point, Crouch Valley, Southend West and Southend Estuary. As the owners, groups from these 4 Scout districts enjoy discounted pricing, details can be found here.
How do you Book?
Please call or email us to request a provisional booking. You can then confirm a completed booking form and appropriate deposit. Payment can be made by debit/credit card over the phone (up to £150), cheque or cash. Provisional bookings are held for 4 weeks and should be confirmed within this time by sending the appropriate deposit. All cheques should be made payable to “Belchamps Scout Centre”. Please include SAE if a receipt is required.
All deposits and booking forms should be sent to Belchamps Scout Centre, Holyoak Lane, Hawkwell, Hockley, Essex, SS5 4JD
The Magic of Scouting and Guiding is happening every day @ Belchamps…
Our open volunteer and workdays are on the last Saturday of the Month.
The next one will be on the 31st of July. Tasks for this day are:
Painting inside the Rifle Range.
Fixing the Archery Roof.
Collecting and removing waste from around the site.
Making new firebases.
Installing new posts and signs around the campsite.
Making fire beaters.
General site maintenance.
We’ve also got a family show of Hansel and Gretel running in our campfire circle on the 31st and will need volunteers to help with marshaling.
If you can help email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Shop and Office Opening Times
PLEASE NOTE: Office hours may vary due to the pandemic please ring first, or email us: email@example.com
Where To Find Us
Belchamps Scout Activity Center
Holyoak Ln, Hockley SS5 4JD