LOCAL INFO

Towns and area near

Glenny Wood

with local what to do info

Village - Town - Area links

Local village - Clapton in Gordano - https://www.claptoningordano.org.uk

Portishead - https://www.visitportishead.net/things-to-see-and-do.php

Nailsea- https://www.nailseatown.com

Clevedon -  http://www.clevedon.gov.uk/default.aspx or https://www.visitsomerset.co.uk/explore-somerset/clevedon-p500413

Weston-super-Mare - https://www.visit-westonsupermare.com/things-to-do

North Somerset - https://www.n-somerset.gov.uk/my-services/leisure/

Bristol visit - https://visitbristol.co.uk/things-to-do

Somerset visit - https://www.visitsomerset.co.uk


Local trip advisor website links

 https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attractions-g580424-Activities-Portishead_Somerset_England.html

https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/AttractionsNear-g1217957-d4140916-Nailsea_and_Backwell_Station-Backwell_Somerset_England.html

https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attractions-g504119-Activities-Clevedon_Somerset_England.html


Local Swimming pools 

Portishead Open Air Pool - http://www.portisheadopenairpool.org.uk 

Portishead Parish Wharf pool - https://www.placesleisure.org/centres/parish-wharf-leisure-centre/

Clevedon pool - https://www.placesleisure.org/centres/strode-leisure-centre/

Backwell pool - https://www.leisurecentre.com/backwell-leisure-centre


Other ideas

Avon Wildlife Trust - www.avonwildlifetrust.org.u

The Gordano Round - https://getoutside.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/local/the-gordano-round-north-somerset

Circular Walk including Clapton in Gordano https://osmaps.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/route/1048/Untitled-map-Portishead-route-1

Strawberry Line - http://www.thestrawberryline.org.uk

Mendip Hills - http://www.mendiphillsaonb.org.uk

Geocaching - https://www.geocaching.com/geocache/GC6P995_church-micro-9838-clapton-in-gordano?guid=92acd935-6216-48ee-a967-ca3033aca819


Public Transport

Railway links - 

Nailsea and Backwell - https://www.gwr.com/plan-journey/stations-and-routes/nailsea-and-backwell

Bristol Temple Meads - https://www.gwr.com/plan-journey/stations-and-routes/bristol-temple-meads

Bristol Parkway - https://www.gwr.com/plan-journey/stations-and-routes/bristol-parkway


Bus from Bristol X6 or X4, nothing direct - both entail a walk

X4 - https://journeyplanner.travelwest.info/routes/service/X4/39-X4-_-y10-1/0

X6 - https://journeyplanner.travelwest.info/routes/service/X6/39-X6-%25-y10-1/0



The Glenny Wood Motto is

"take nothing but photographs and memories, leave nothing but footprints"

Glenny Wood is the Gordano District

Camp site

Charity Commission registered number

289643

Other Websites

Scout Association

Avon Scouts

Gordano District Scouts -