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Uppertown Farm, Carsington (July - Aug)
Friday, 21 July 2023
Sunday, 13 August 2023
Booking not required
Stewards: Dianne Morton & Carlton Campbell and Sue and John Baker
Beautiful waterside views, great pub in next field, Carsington Water Sports Centre
This site is one of the best THS location to spend time relaxing with views over Carsington Water (https://www.carsingtonwater.com), walking or cycling a circular loop around the reservoir or taking part in some water sports or fishing on the lake.
Its the closest campsite location to the Carsington Water visitor centre (a short 5min walk).
There is the Knockerdown Inn (http://www.knockerdown-inn.co.uk) a short 5mins walk up the road (visible from the campsite). For those who like to walk and explore, the Miners in Carsington village is a great place to (https://www.theminerscarsington.co.uk/menus) stop off for a bite to eat and a drink when walking or cycling around reservoir.
If you like sweet treats and homemade pastries, The Pudding Room (http://www.thepuddingroomderbyshire.co.uk) is also a short 5 minute walk from the site and has a lovely tea room.
The nearest town centre is Ashbourne (15mins by car) and is a great place to explore and shop, featuring large supermarkets such as Sainsburys and Aldi to pick up your weekly shop.
Site Facilities - All sites have fresh water & elsan.
Arriving on site - You must report to the meet steward, have your membership card/s ready. The steward will take your details
and guide you to your ‘pitch’.
Location & Directions
Dam Rd, Ashbourne DE6 1NR
Click the w3w address above to see the site location on the map, from there you can start navigation with any of the below apps using your phone or mobile device.
Approaching the site - As we are now using what3words to pinpoint our sites, navigation should be much easier and accurate. However to help spot the site as you approach, we place signs to let you know you are close by and to help guide you. Site entrances can be hard to spot so we also try to put a feather flag at the entrance so you don't drive past.
Directions / Restrictions (where neccessary)
Site Gallery & Local Attractions
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