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The Wymondley Wood Scout and Guide centre is a residential and camping centre for organised youth groups. It was opened by George Purdy (Chief Scout) and Jenny Leach (Chief Guide) in 2003.

Located between the picturesque villages of Willian and Great Wymondley in North Hertfordshire, the 4-acre site is situated in a 20-acre conservation area consisting of mature woodland, streams, ponds and open grassland. 

We are also adjacent to the 18.5 km Greenway around Letchworth Garden City, which is suitable for safe off-road walking and cycling where there are many pleasant short walks in the locality.



Residential Accommodation

Our residential accommodation consists of seven bedrooms consisting 2 rooms sleeping 8, 3 rooms sleeping 6, furnished with bunk beds with storage facilities beneath. In addition there are two en-suite leaders bedrooms each sleeping 4.

Fully equipped kitchen

Separate male/female toilet and shower rooms

Large dining and activity room

Leaders' room

Wardens' office

Shop (pocket money gifts & badges)

Disabled Toilet/Shower room


The four-acre camp site has been attractively landscaped. There is mature woodland to the north and mature hedge row surrounding the site. There is a camp fire circle, arena site for games, camping for two troops/group size camps. The site also has a wet weather shelter, male and female ablution block and outside washing up facility with hot and cold water.

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Fire circle, Climbing wall, Archery, Pioneering poles, Trim Trail, Geo Challenge, Den Building

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Contact us
Wymondley Wood

Sorry private bookings not accepted

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