About Tansley Wood

Tansley Wood provides accommodation and camping for Scout & Guide Groups. It is located in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales in the Lumsdale Conservation area of Matlock near Tansley Village.

There are plenty of activities available locally in the Matlock area including:

  • Hill Walking
  • Mountain Bike Hire
  • Climbing
  • Caving
  • Water Activities
  • Visiting Tourist Attractions
  • Environmental & Wildlife related activities and projects.

The centre consists of two timber buildings for indoor accommodation; a toilet and shower block and an area of grass for camping.

There is an altar fire cooking area with grills along with  a camp fire circle located within two acres of woodland.

The whole site is bounded by a stream and provides a great place for exploration, wide games and backwoods activities.