Reclaimed pine for door posts.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014
Request from a Bushcraft group (http://woodcraftdundee.org.uk/ )
to open up the area
to open up the area
next to "Hoot" at the back of "Bobtail".
Central campfire with pitches around it
for a group of 2, 3, or 4 man tents.
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Local Hot smoked salmon as a ready starter
with this real bread, while you wait for your campfire meal.
Fresh Fish Stop, 10 Bruce Street, Dunfermline
01383 620263 or
Elaine Hardie 07908 692085
Bread and eggs:-
John and Fiona at " Woodlea Stables " Crossgate KY11 7ER
2 miles north of our campsite on the B981.
07970908882 or 07803053005
Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Fresh baked farmhouse bread
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Dismantling a pond
Lawnmower tows a pond liner
Video of Mobile pond!
One of the past rainwater collectors
One of the sinks in the making
Water for "Service" areas
18.2.2014 - still cleaning up the woodlands.
Moss and fungus on dead wood found November 2013
Influenced some pitch names
Charcoal stick smiley face
Here's who we got the name "Gimme Shelter" from
in 2005 when we started the campsite:-
Stones 29.6. 2013
1 of the camp story boards
Sweet Meadow sink, recycled from our old campervan
Cherry bark rolls
Bagging up campers' campfire kits.
Can't bring ourselves to burn this smiley log.
That's the trouble when you love wood,
even the little offcuts from a job, suggest themselves for another item.
Flag and letterbox for memos
Bike trailer for recycle collection
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Fishing - Loch Gelly
Feeding the ducks - Moorhen, Coot, mallard, swan....
Otterston loch (No.1 on the map.)
Boat ride nearby from South Queensferry
Also "Forth Tours cruises".
Did you know you can camp at this rustic campsite and a mile or two up the road you can get showers at the Duloch leisure centre -Leisure centre showers
showers from £1.25 Jnr low season - £1.85 - £2.60 Adult high season.
Duloch leisure centre, just behind Duloch Tesco.
Also at Dalgety Bay Leisure centre.
Carnegie baths/Turkish/aerotone/needlespray, etc. in Dunfermline.
See alternatives to Carnegie Leisure Centre http://www.dunfermlinepress.com/news/roundup/articles/2011/01/28/409595-carnegie-leisure-centre-to-be-hit-by-further-delays/
Please visit http://www.fifeleisure.org.uk/ for information on alternative venues within Fife i.e.
http://www.blogger.com/www.fifee.org.ukisurle Boat launch
Knockhill racing calendar for 2011 http://www.whatson-scotland.co.uk/venue-listing/1763
Cycling -cycle path approx. 100 metres from here. See fuller info on post "Cycle..."
Fishing here and see suggestions below. You can then search the internet for more detail.
Lochore Meadows, windsurfing, fishing and more. Activities nearby:- http://www.knockhill.com/ racing.
Swimming bath with flumes - Burntisland Beacon leisure centre. http://www.thecourier.co.uk/News/Fife/article/7622/burntisland-s-beacon-centre-to-close-for-repairs.html
http://guide.visitscotland.com/vs/guide/5,en,SCH1/objectId,SPF58921Svs,curr,GBP,season,at1,selectedEntry,home/home.html 10 miles east. Swimming pool with outside feature - Perth. Swimming baths & gym Cowdenbeath, 5 miles north. Sports centre Dalgety Bay.
Local taxi 01383 410088
Fishing ( a local fisherman recommends
Stenhouse Loch, Loch Leven but not re-stocking.)
Also Kirkcaldy Raith Lake and Lochore.
North Queensferry sea fishing.
Dysart pier fishing.
Coastal fishing- Maggies croft Cumbernauld.
Orchil. Deanswood Livingston.
Horse riding Falconry
Boat trips. Loch Leven. Maid of the Forth.
Fife Leisure park, bowling, crazy golf, cinema, several eating places, Pizza, mexican, etc. lots of walks.
Skateboarding Burntisland, Dalgety Bay