Created to keep it’s environmental footprint to a minimum, the whole site has a private spring water supply and treatment plant, the bunkhouse has superb insulation to keep it toasty warm all year round and the area of Alston is part of a major conservation area.
Haggs Bank Bunkhouse is proud of its commitment to environmentally sustainable tourism. Wherever possible they have incorporated features to keep their carbon footprint to a minimum. The renovation has introduced excellent insulation, A-rated appliances, a UV spring water supply, grey water for flushing toilets and LED lighting. They use recycled toilet paper, natural cleaning products and purchase fairtrade tea, coffee and sugar. Their wastewater is treated to a very high standard before being discharged into the River Nent under an environmental permit. Outside, they have planted many native trees and their wildflower meadow is thriving under their gentle management.
The campsite is located within 4.5 acres of wildflower meadow and there is even a area with trees that can accommodate hammock tents. Cars are not allowed on the main camping area making at Haggs Bank Bunkhouse and Camping a very relaxed experience.Find out more about Haggs Bank Bunkhouse & Camping