News - Category: Camping Tips and Advice

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.

 

How to stay warm when camping

There's nothing worse than looking forward to some outside time, then getting outside and being too cold to enjoy yourself. This all comes down to preparation. So you want to know how to stay warm when camping? Be prepared.

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How to reduce waste

Last week we shared a quote from Sir David Attenborough on our social media accounts. The number of people this reached and the number of reactions we recieved were so huge that we thought we’d write a blog on the subject of reducing waste.

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Best camping gift ideas

It's coming to that time of year when we have to start thinking about what gifts to buy for our friends and family. We're on hand to help with our list of great options for camping enthusiasts.

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First Family Camping Experience

Are you planning your first family camping trip? Does the idea of being stuck in a rural woodland with no electricity, a tent for a home, a campfire for a kitchen AND with the kids terrify you? That’s ok, we’ve got you covered with our handy t...

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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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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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Wild camping in England

The short answer is that wild camping in England is legal, but only if you have permission from the relevant landowner.

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Ticks – how to avoid them

We love the outdoors but unfortunately it does sometimes come with some nasty critters. We're pretty lucky in the UK with our wildlife, there isn't much about that can do you any damage. But there is one insect that sometimes can - the tick.

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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. ***