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At Baystone Bank Farm Campsite

Baystone Bank Farm Campsite, Whicham, Millom, Cumbria LA18 5LY

  • Sleeps 1 (max 1 adults, 0 children)
Small one man tent (cyclist or solo backpacker without a car)

Our grass pitches are located alongside a beautiful shallow running stream which is ideal for children to play in. The pitches are level and each one has its own fire pit area for campfires. It is only a 2 minute walk away from the facilities including hot showers, toilets and a washing up area which has a communal fridge and freezer.

About Baystone Bank Farm Campsite

Lake District camping on a working farm with a stream to splash in, campfires encouraged and a horse-riding centre on the doorstep so you can tour the local scenery in style.

The Owner Says

Baystone Bank Farm Campsite is a small family campsite situated at the foot of Black and White Combe in the picturesque Whicham Valley within the South Western borders of the Lake District National Park.

Whether relaxing with your family, having a base for activities, having a romantic break, walking the miles of footpaths starting right here or simply exploring this beautiful and unspoilt part of Cumbria we offer a fabulous location for your holiday!

With miles of pristine beaches just 5 minutes away this area offers a multitude of things to do, from simply getting out into the countryside, castles with huge gardens to explore, joining us here for a ride out with the UK's only British Horse Society Approved Heavy Horse Riding Centre 'Cumbrian Heavy Horses', or simply relax on site, listen to the burbling stream which runs through the site, get the BBQ going, and enjoy the tranquillity!

Be it camping, glamping in the bell tents or booking to stay in our own unique 'The Roundhouse accommodation, or a stay with your motor home or caravan we can cater for your requirements! We have a special area, 'The Orchard' for private bookings, which is fenced separately and is secure - ideal for groups.

We have toilet and shower facilities, washing facilities, a small shop and fire pits / a BBQ available on request. Dogs are welcome as long as they are kept on leads due to the farms horses and other animals.

Also on site is world renowned Cumbrian Heavy Horses, a unique riding centre in that they use the magnificent Shire, Clydesdale and other pure heavy horse breeds for riding...with rides to suit all abilities this can be a fabulous addition to your holiday!

Baystone Bank Farm is also a working fell farm, we have Swaledale and Scottish Blackface sheep, chickens, cats and dogs as part of our family! Local stores, traditional pubs and restaurants are situated within a ten minute drive of the farm.

The site is open all year (including camping for the hardy!), although parking on the grass is not allowed in wet conditions. The bell tents are seasonal, available to hire from Easter until the end of October half term

We hope you will enjoy your visit and come back to join us in future!

Site Facilities

Wash block with clean toilets, basins, shower cubicles & covered dish-washing area. BBQ area and a small fridge for communal use and ice-pack freeing. Fire-pits are scattered around the campsite and logs are available to buy at reception. Bell tents each feature a double bed and sofa bed inside (with extra fold ups for additional guests), a side-table/cabinet and a cooking station. The insulated roundhouse has electricity, water, a well-equipped cooking area, hard-wood storage cabinets, a wood-burning stove and a king-sized bed.

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