Huddersfield environs,

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  1. tilly ivimey

    tilly ivimey Read Only Funster

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    Hi everyone, can anyone recomend an overnight stopping place in the Huddersfield /Holmfirth area ? Also interested in Bury and North East Coast. All comments would be much appreciated. Thks Tilly and Bill:Smile:
     
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    Only "wild" one that springs to mind is the car park on top of Holmes Moss (if that's the sort of thing you're looking for?) Peddled over there many a time and always thought it would make a superb over-nighter. Never used it as such but looks nicely out of the way. Might get the odd courting couple but I cant see you getting boy racers up there, bit too far out of it.

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    There is a very nice Caravan Club site at Bolholt Country Park in Bury. Very neat and tidy.
    Huddersfield is a little difficult because we lived there so had no cause to look for sites!
    However, there was a guy who was setting up a CL site in Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Nr Halifax. If he has done it, and that was three years ago, it is a nice spot.
    The next nearest is Sowerby Bridge but I can't remember much about it.
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    [I]You could try Holme Valley Camping and Caravan Park, its about 5 miles out of Huddersfield. The entrance is a bit tight at this time of year, enter with care![

    Tel: 01484 665819 or google "holme Valley Camping and Caravan Park" for additional information:thumb
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    We can recommend Fowberry Farm which is a CL near Bamburgh. It has great views and is halfway between Bamburgh and Seahouses. It is on the Caravan Club web site.

    We can also recommend the CC site at Old Hartley which is just north of Whitley Bay.
     
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    Re your Bury requirement....our drive? We live in Rochdale, 10/15 minutes away.
     
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    Holme Valley caravan park is a mile out of Holmfirth. Open all year. They have straightened

    the dry stone walls on the access road and is now get downable for a 101 inch wide RV.

    (although ONLY just )
     
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    ..............just be prepared to put up with the fact that the fishing people there think its OK to rest thier kit and rods up against your pride and joy and the the site is there for fishing, not 'vans!
     
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    Many thanks for your info. We shall check it out and report back to one and all. TillnBill:Smile:
     
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    Many thanks to all for very helpful advice and info. Hopefully we shall check out all options over the coming months ( including the front drive offer, great ! ) TillnBill xx:thumb:
     
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    Yes the only site I know on Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth is Holme Valley Camping and Caravan Park. There is another site at Kirkheaton but its not near to Holmfirth.
     
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    A bit late but another option is Willow Valley Golf Club which is a CC CL about 3 miles north of Hudds between Brighouse and Cleckheaton.

    Stayed many times and can recommend

    Keith
     
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    Keith - is that near the M62? Used to live in Huddersfield
     
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