Trawden Camping Barn, Middle Beardshaw Head Farm, Burnley Road, Trawden Lancashire, BB8 8PP

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Trawden Camping Barn provides rustic accommodation in a Grade 2 listed stone barn on Middle Beardshaw Farm. The farm featured in the award winning film, Summer's Gift. The landscape around the barn is stunning and the nearby village of Wycoller has been much used in films and TV programs. The barn is large and open, it has an ancient timbered roof and stunning views. On an overhead Gallery there are beds and bunks for 7 people and space for a couple of mattresses. The open area has a wood burning stove, a selection of sofas, chairs and tables and more mattresses for sleeping. The barn has a quaint conservatory with sofas, table tennis and pool table and a single shower and toilet room. The kitchen, more toilets and showers are in a separate building 15m from the barn. The kitchen has crockery and cutlery for up to 20, plenty of large cooking pans, fridges, toasters, kettles, microwaves and a four ring gas hob. Two pillows and fresh bottom sheets are provided for the beds but not on the mattresses. Please bring your own sleeping bags. Washing up liquid, tea towels and toilet roll provided. There is a BBQ area by the kitchen and space for outside games on the campsite. Pub and cafe a short walk away in the village. Well behaved dogs welcome with prior notice. This accommodation is featured on our map of Yorkshire and Lancashire.


  • Rooms & Beds:

    20 (7 beds + 13 mattresses)
  • Open:

    All year. Warm clothes and sleeping bags required in winter
  • Price per night:

    £15 pp plus £10 per night per group for electricity.
  • Booking:

    Please phone or email.
  • Directions:

    Follow Burnley Road up to the top keeping the church wall on your left. 15 mins walk, from church in Trawden.
  • Public Transport:

    Lancashire bus Witch Way X43 passes through to Colne, then bus to Trawden. Trains from Preston to Colne (end of the line).
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is available to individuals, has a pub within walking distance and is on the Hostels that welcome stag and hen parties map, the Hostels with Camping map and the camping barn map.


aMixed dormitories
fSleeping bags required
hSome areas heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement
5Very basic accommodation


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News & Offers from Trawden Camping Barn

Pendle Walking Festival.

May 15th 2019

Just four miles from Trawden Camping Barn, Pendle Walking Festival is the largest free walking festival in the country. Walks can be booked from 20th May, so get planning now.

Pendle’s Walking Festival is an annual event that runs from the second Saturday in August and ends the following Sunday. There are guided walks every day to suit walkers of all abilities, ranging from easy walks of a couple of miles to fantastic challenge walks.  There are so many great walks and the heart of the festival is at Pendle, just four miles from the idyllic rural camping barn accommodation at Trawden , so why not come and join in?

Find out more from our free Pendle Walking Festival Programme, which is available here.  Walks can only be booked from the 20th of May.

pendle walking festival


October 27th 2018

Our simple dog friendly accommodation is nestled in the stunning landscape that surrounds the village of Wycoller, which has been used in many films and TV shows! What will your story be when staying here at Trawden Camping Barn? An adventure? A romance? Why not grab your popcorn and come to find out?! 😉

A cosy camping barn with beds for up to 20 people, and their dogs! Self catering facilities and a conservatory with table tennis and a pool table available within the barn!

Trawden Camping Barn - Self Catering - dog friendly

Ex YHA Trawden Camping Barn is open for guests

February 22nd 2017

This majestic camping barn is on Middle Beardshaw Head Farm, the farm featured in the film Summer’s Gift.

Trawden Camping Barn, EX YHA, but still welcoming guests as part of the Independent Hostel network is near to Skipton (an historic market town with a castle), as well as Howarth the home of the Brontes. These are both  20 mins away from Middle Beardshaw Head Farm which has a campsite and Trawden Camping barn.  Only five minutes away is the delightful village of Wycoller which has a river, 3 ancient bridges and many buildings dating from the 16th century.  Wycoller has featured as the film set for many period films and TV  programmes . A short film was made here, on Middle Beardshaw Head Farm,  which won a prize at a film festival in Manchester.  It is called “Summer’s Gift” and you can find trailer for it on YouTube.

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