To ensure everyone who stays at Wicken Fen Back to Basics Campsite has a great holiday, we have a few simple site rules.

Arrival Times 

Arrival time. After 12 noon; please plan to arrive at the site well before dark, bearing in mind time required for walking or cycling in.

Parking – Please note for parking at Anglesey Abbey, the car park is locked overnight. You will need to arrive before the property closing time, 5.30pm BST, 4.30pm GMT.

Departure times 

Please leave by 12 noon on your day of departure. 


There are four open fronted shelters. They can sleep a maximum of 6 adults or 8 children and a total group size of 28.

Minimum stay 

One night.


Accessible on foot or by bike from Anglesey Abbey (2 miles) or Wicken Fen (6 miles). There is a drop-off point where you can leave your gear before parking your car at Wicken or Anglesey for the night.


Dogs are welcome on site but please notify us at the time of booking. Keep them on a lead at all times and please clean up after your dog, promptly. 

Quiet please 

To get the most from your wild camping experience, and for the benefit of neighbours, please keep noise to a minimum.


There is an area in the middle of the camp designated for a campfire, please bring your own firewood.


Cooking inside shelters is NOT permitted and can be lethal due to carbon monoxide poisoning. No Chinese lanterns please.


Please smoke away from the shelters.

Problem or complaint 

Every reasonable care will be taken to ensure that the camping shelters and also site amenities are presented to a high standard. Should you find any cause for complaint, please contact Wicken Fen Visitor Centre on 01353 720274. There is an out of hours contact board on-site for emergencies.
All complaints made after the Visitor’s departure should be made in writing by post or email to:

Small print 

In addition to the site rules above we also have some terms and conditions that apply to your booking. Please read through the Camping terms and conditions below.

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Camping terms and conditions 

Terms and conditions which apply to campsite bookings at Wicken Fen.

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