Set in 20 acres of woodland to the east side of York, Snowball offers indoor accommodation for 39 including a disabled suite; 8 campsites; storm/activity hut; grassed arena; outdoor Chapel; campfire circle; agility course; archery and shooting ranges.  All facilities can be booked separately, for an evening, day, weekend or longer. We aim to provide a safe environment for Scouts, Guides, youth and adult organisations to enjoy nature, recreational activities and learning through adventure.

For more information please visit our website:

Enquiries and bookings for the Lodge and camping: / 07518 267 254
Enquiries and bookings for activities: / 07510 997 207
By post – enquires, booking forms and payments: 19 Derwent Park, Wheldrake, YORK, YO19 6AT

“A truly fantastic  venue which has everything required to satisfy a young persons desire for adventure and the outdoors, whilst allowing organisers peace of mind” David Clayton – Scout Leader 1st Heworth.