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  1. Stephen & Jeannie

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    do any members have any experience of the CC site at old hartley near whitley bay ?:Eeek:
     
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    We were there last year. Lovely site, great views but a bit steep. The shower block was closed due to subsidence but the temporary facilities were fine. Pub rihgt outside, does real ale as I remember.

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    steep ?

    how steep is "a bit steep" will the fiamm levelling cheeses be able to cope ? thanks for the prompt reply !:thumb:
     
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    We stopped there last year and as said it is a nice enough site with a nice coast walk and good bus service to Newcastle close by.

    I would think you would be ok with your Scout but any thing bigger might be a problem. We did have to use leveling chocks but had no problems. The hard standings are just two tracks for you wheels and there are some grass pitchs which looked well drained.

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    Not too steep, your blocks should be able to cope and we noticed that the motorhomes are sited on the slightly less sloping parts.

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