Birchwood Farm

Caravan & Camping Site





After new announcements regarding the covid road map we are opening monday 12th april this will be only for caravans,tents and motorhomes that are self catering we are not allowed to open the shower and toilet blocks until government advise is issued.

Any bookings before 17th may that are not able to be self suffcient eg toilet tent will be unable visit the park so we can follow government rules.

please call our site if this applies to you.

Please note all dates are given are provisional and dependent on goverment rules therefore are subject to change. We continue to focus on the safety of our site and customers.

 Bookings only at the minute

We looking forward to seeing you all again hopefully very soon. 





If anyone has been exposed to covid19 or displays symptoms please DO NOT TRAVEL TO BIRCHWOOD we have a few rules in place in the hope to keep all safe

*Regularly wash/sanitizer hands for 20 seconds

*Where possible use own on board facilites

*To always follow current goverment guildlines on site and in our local area

*within the play area and toilets please encorage children to sanitizer before entering and exiting only allowed with an adult 

*please use sanitizer before entering shop/reception only 1 adult allowed per party or 1 adult / 1 child no children allowed by themselves please do not touch unless you tend to buy

*if you become unwell vacate your pitch NO ONE ALLOWED TO ISOLATE ON SITE and please contact reception 


We can be reached by leaving the A6 at Whatstandwell Bridge

 ( Look for the sign) taking the B5035 towards Wirksworth for approx. 1 mile. Turn right at the sign and follow the drive through the woods to the site.

Open March 27th until October 31st and it is advisable to book for Bank Holidays when a minimum booking of 3 nights is required.


  • Camping
  • Caravans
  • Static Caravans
  • Shop 
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets & Free Showers
  • Chemical Disposal Point
  • Dish Washing
  • Disabled Toilet
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Gas
  • Launderette


About Birchwood Farm

A warm welcome is offered to visitors old and new by the Smith family.

Set in an area of outstanding beauty on the hills above the Derwent Valley on the edge of the Peak District in Derbyshire, this working farm has long been associated with holiday makers since the 1920's.

Situated in a central position for many of the main attractions in the area, we cater for tourers, tents and motor homes. We also have 2 well equipped holiday homes for hire on a weekly basis.

The main Toilet Block has Free showers and also includes a toilet for disabled guests.

There is also another shower block which houses a family / disabled room with toilet washbasin and shower/ Laundry facilities  with washer and dryer which take tokens. There is also a seperate covered dish-washing area with hot water.




For the benefit of everyone we have some site rules:-

Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times and excercised off site. They must not be left unattended in tents, caravans or cars on the site. Owners are responsible for cleaning up any mess made by thier dogs on site.

Children must not be left on site without adult supervision.

Small children must be accompanied by an adult when using the toilet block.

No excess noise and strictly no noise after 11pm.

A person or persons behaving in a manner likely to cause a disturbance to the owners or other site occupants shall be asked to leave the site immediately.

We also reserve the right to refuse admission or terminate the occupancy of a site without giving any reason.

No Open Fires or Fire Pits charcoal only No wood

No Motorbikes

The owners of the park do not accept liability for accidents to tents, caravans, motorhomes and guests and from reponsibility for loss or damage to personal property.

The shop includes our reception and is well stocked with a range of goods including food, sweets, ice-cream, toys , newspapers, calor gas and camping gas.

There is a childrens play area and also a chemical toilet disposal point. 

The woodland around the site is a mass of bluebells in the spring.