How To Find Us
Belchamps Scout Activity Centre, Holyoak Lane, Hawkwell, Essex, SS5 4JD.
Please use the access diagram and follow the directions to Belchamps.
PLEASE NOTE: Your Sat Nav will try to take you up Mount Bovers Lane, This lane is unsuitable for motor vehicles and you should not use it as is also a private lane. Instead, follow the sign off Main Road into Poplars Avenue and turn left at the top into Woodside chase and right into Holyoak lane.
Belchamps is a large 30-acre campsite with over 24 some suitable for a scout patrol some for a large group. We have hosted district events an in the past even Essex
At Belchamps we have 5 indoor accommodation buildings, a small cabbin that can be used for cooking.
Whether you’re here for a day visit or a weekend camp we are always here to help. In our Shop and Reception, we supply all of the core uniform elements as well as Sweets, Drinks and Gifts.
Above the PHC we have a very large hall, sometimes used for our own large events such as JOTA JOTI, this hall can be booked, it has a great indoor climbing wall, hanging ladder and wobbly poll climb or just book it for games, the choice is yours.
Toilets and Hot Showers
There are hot showers and toilet blocks with hot & cold water in the center of the site and by the PHC building, Kath Batts has a disabled toilet and also has wheelchair access ramps on the outside corner.
Belchamps Scout Activity Centre
Longitude : 0.64933 E (0° 38′ 58” E)
Latitude : 51.59824 N (51° 35′ 54” N)
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: email@example.com
Shop and Office Opening Times
PLEASE NOTE: Office hours may vary due to the pandemic please ring first, or email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Where To Find Us
Belchamps Scout Activity Center
Holyoak Ln, Hockley SS5 4JD