Nearly Wild Camping is a growing network of locations willing to host campers who are looking for a wilder, secluded or quieter camping experience. It brings together ambassadors for the countryside, its rich heritage and wildlife, with those seeking to explore and learn through informal fun, sharing expert knowledge. A chance for relaxation and reflection.
Ethical engagement with the countryside
Whether you are a camper or a potential location (or both) standard membership of Nearly Wild Camping is just £20 per year subscription via PayPal
Escape to nature with minimal impact
Members access our online directory which currently has 45 locations across the UK - many exclusive to Nearly Wild Camping members. Most offer more than just camping - open fires, local produce, pottery, nature walks, fishing, woodland camping, hammocks.....and more!
95% of our locations say YES to campfires/BBQs
47% of locations say YES 'dogs welcome'
20% of locations say YES to camper-vans
Some of the locations allow camping all year round
Learn through exploring and a sense of adventure...
All Subscribers are also shareholders of the co-operative with a say in how Nearly Wild Camping develops, the members own and run the organisation
We are a community co-operative working together for everyone’s benefit. Getting involved and contributing time, ideas or telling others about us helps us together make even more difference. Find out more about getting involved. Support us!
All subscription fees support the admin of the organisation and further development.
Whatever your age or definition of wild, you can have unforgettable experiences exploring our many unique camping locations across the UK. Check out the locations directory examples and map, subscribe and go Nearly Wild Camping - Be part of the revolution in back-to-basics camping!
Do you have a potential Nearly Wild location? Do you want to diversify your income? Inspire people to love our countryside? Do you want to join a network of people supporting each other to do the same thing? Find out how to become a Nearly Wild location and be listed in our camping directory. You may not even need planning permission.
Member Discounts (members log-in to access discount codes)