Seven campsites that are just a train ride away

Haven’t got a car? Want to go far? But not so far you can’t lug your camping gear there? Here’s seven campsites you can easily reach by train:

Photo | Fotloia

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1. Noongallas, Cornwall

£6-7 taxi ride from Penzance station.Pitch price: £5 per adult, £2.50 per child. 01736 366698

2. Eweleaze Farm, Dorset.

Around £10 taxi ride from Weymouth station.Pitch price: £6 Sun-Thur, £12 Fri-Sat. 01305 833690

3. Stowford Manor Farm

Wiltshire. £5 taxi ride from Trowbridge station.Pitch price: £8-15. 01225 752253 Graig Wen, North Wales

4. Fisherground, Cumbria

Take the train to coastal Ravenglass from Barrow-in-Furness, then make the rest of your journey (40mins) by miniature steam train. Pitch price: £5.50, children £2.50. 01946 723349

5. By the Way, Stirlingshire

Located 50 yards from Tyndrum station, with arrivals from Glasgow and Oban three times daily. Pitch price: £6. 01838 400333

6. Fieldhead, Derbyshire

Edale station is a 5 minute walk from the site. Pitch price: £4-5.50, children £2-4. 01433 670386

7. Edisford Bridge Farm, Lancashire.

About £3 taxi ride from Clitheroe station. Pitch price: £10 per two-person tent. 01200 427868

 

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