WILBERFORCE is located at the junction of Downe Road and Westerham Road, Keston – opposite Keston Church. Map grid reference 419 630 on Ordnance Survey 1:50,000 sheet 177.
NEW: Wilberforce Charges effective from 1st April 2016 are available here. The current charges can be found here. Wilberforce-Fees-April-2016
Wilberforce comprises eight acres of open and wooded land and is suitable for camping and other indoor and outdoor activities – both residential and part or full day non-residential events.
Wilberforce is owned by Bromley Scouts and Scouts from Bromley District may use the outdoor camping facilities at reduced rates. Other people – including Scouts from other Districts, Guides, Schools etc. are welcome to use the facilities at charges designed to cover the outgoings. Charges are kept under constant review
To enquire about the availability of the Wilberforce Camp Site, the Great Oaks accommodation or the use of Jims Cabin please complete the form below.
Great Oaks – Located on the Wilberforce camp site, Great Oaks is a modern, permanent building designed to accommodate 30 overnight and far more for daytime activities. There are four dormitories with bunk beds for 6 and two rooms each with three beds.
A well equipped kitchen with large refrigerators, freezer, gas stove and ample work tops and cupboards.Great Oaks also has electric lighting and gas heating, main drainage toilets, shower, telephone etc.
JIMS CABIN – Also located on the Wilberforce camp site, Jims Cabin is available as sleeping accommodation for 10, living / dining quarters for more or as obligatory alternative emergency accommodation for Cub Pack holidays. Jims Cabin is ideal for Explorer Scout or Ranger Guide activities.
Wilberforce and Great Oaks are cared for by a team of volunteers – both men and women – generally between 9.00am and 1.00pm on Tuesdays. Offers of help are always welcome.