/ swanage camping
anyone know any small campsites where I'm likely to be able to turn up and pitch on sunday evening? or point me to any wildcamp spots? obviously I'll be in late and up and out early.
Tomsfield is the place I always camp at - it walking distance to most of the Swanage cliffs
thanks. yes I've stayed there before. I'm a bit concerned that by sunday night they might not have a space for me though as it's bank holiday weekend, and some of the larger sites are saying I can only stay for minimum 2 nights.
Ring Tom's field they normally seem pretty accommodating to me.
Tom's field is always space dependent and they don't take bookings. But if there is room I'm sure they will let you in. I am planning to be there all weekend so can tell you if they are full.
For only one night how about wild camping / bivvying? Provided you are discreet I don't see a problem with that.
If the weather is ok, you only need a bivvy bag and sleeping bag to crash out somewhere quiet for the night.
Exactly; doss in that little quarry above Guillemot, for instance.
Just don't roll over too many times in the night!
Because of the issues with Toms and not being able to book, I have started using Acton Field which is almost next to Toms, has toilets & showers but doesn't have a shop but is considerably cheaper and a van comes round in the morning, toms is a 5 minute walk across the field and you still have access to the climbing...
Thanks, wildcamp spots are very much an option. Will try the acton one too.
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