News - Year: 2020

Nothing much happens at our woodland campsite…

But, when it does, we like to share the secrets with you. Some of you might be interested and perhaps it will help you plan your next escape.

You will find all the news about our East Sussex camping site, as well as information about campfire cooking through to advice on the camping equipment to pack before you escape.

 

Beech Estate bookings open for 2021 season

We're starting to get excited about the start of the 2021 camping season and we've already seen an influx of keen campers booking their Sussex camping trip with us in the forest. Our Beech Estate Campsite re-opens for the camping season on April 1st.

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Doing it on foot – a guest blog

We're lucky enough at Pegs and Pitches to have many returning campers. Some have been coming for years and we really do love to see the familiar names and faces.

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Camping Staycations in Sussex

Now that both Beech Estate and Wild Boar Wood Campsites are closed for the season it's time for us to take a breather and look back on what has been a bit of a strange year for everyone. A year where staycations became extremely popular.

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Sustainable, Eco Friendly Camping

You’ve probably always thought that camping is a great way to have an eco friendly holiday. You’re right, it is. For starters your carbon footprint is reduced dramatically without the air travel.

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Social Distance Camping

Welcome to the world of social distancing (at campsites). Things have certainly changed a lot in these last few months due to coronavirus.  We’ve all had to change along with them.

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Sussex Campsites opening after Coronavirus.

We are on target to open our Sussex campsites on July 4th. Recent UK Government guidance has announced this target date for Step 3 in 'Our plan to rebuild: The UK Government’s COVID-19 recovery strategy’ .

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Camping tips and advice

I first shared my best camping tips a few years ago. This was soon after I opened campsites at Wild Boar Wood and Beech Estate. It's been one of the most popular articles on our website ever since.

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A Sussex family camping weekend

Family camping is all about fresh air, toasting marshmallows, exploring a new area and spending time together. Stay at Beech Estate Campsite and you can enjoy all this and more.

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Coronavirus Update

Based on Government guidance we have opened both Beech Estate and Wild Boar Wood Campsites on July 4th, 2020. *** Please note any new bookings made after July 6th, 2020 until further notice, that are unable to commence due to Government guidance regarding COVID-19, will be offered credit notes for 18 months. This applies to booking made directly on our website only. ***