Syke Farm Camping Site
OS Grid Reference: NY 173172
Syke Farm Camping is situated in Buttermere Village.
Surrounded by mountains and lake, this camp site is a spectacular location for exploring this beautiful area of the Lake District.
Situated just outside the village, but only a 3 minute walk to the Bridge Inn and the Fish Hotel, both excellent pubs offering good grub and excellent beer. There is also an excellent tea shop close by, and a bus stop for local transport.
Buttermere Lake and Crummock Water are only a short walk away, with some fabulous walking on your doorstep, including Red Pike, Grasmoor, Robinson and Haystacks (Wainwright's favourite fell).
PLEASE NOTE: NO ADVANCED BOOKINGS - FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED
£8 (£4 Nov to Feb) per person per night.
Cars and motorcycles FREE.PLEASE PAY FOR PITCHING AT THE SHOP DIRECTLY OPPOSITE SYKE FARM OR AT SYKE FARM ITSELF.
No.But during high season, arrive early to secure a pitch.
|Users||80 - Families, singles, groups|
|No. of Toilet Blocks||1|
|No. of Showers||1 male, 1 female.|
|Car Parking||Yes - in designated areas away from tents.|
|Gas Refills available?||No|
|Open fires allowed?||No|
|Disposable barbeques allowed?||No|
|Nearest Food & Drink||The Bridge Hotel, Buttermere (2 mins walk)
The Fish Inn, Buttermere (2 mins walk)
|Nearest Bank||Keswick (14 miles)
Cockermouth (12 miles)
|Mountain Bike Hire?||Yes - Keswick (14 miles)|
|Local Walks||Haystacks, High Crag, High Style and Red Pike.
Grasmoor, Crag Hill, Wandope & Whiteless Pike.
Crummock Water lakeside path.
Buttermere lakeside path.