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Subject Topic: Shrinking Pitch Sizes
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07/6/2013 at 6:02pm
 Location: Surrey
 Outfit: Kampa Filey 6 Air
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We have a vango samara 600 with extension which is 9m x 4m, plus our Coleman event shelter which is 3.65m x 3.65m so we need a huge pitch to get this on.
We are really struggling to find nice family sites that aren't basic so have ehu etc.

We feel your pain! One site I contacted for July said the tent could only be 5x4!!!

X


07/6/2013 at 6:18pm
 Location: Notts.
 Outfit: Bear lake 6 Trout lake 4 Soulpad
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Just returned from Meadow view in Dorset,we had the last pitch in the bottom field,it was huge,overlooking no one,can def recommend,excellent site.


08/6/2013 at 2:46pm
 Location: wirral
 Outfit: Outwell Nevada m Vango sigma 300
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Pitch sizes have always, as far as I am aware,   6m x 6m.  3m x 7m is rather strange. 

This has been discussed in the passed.  Tents have become bigger and no longer fit on the traditional size.  That is why people need to go to sites where pitches are unmarked or pay the extra.

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08/6/2013 at 3:33pm
 Location: Cambs
 Outfit: Kampa Daymer 8
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I have just been looking on the CCC site and there std pitches are max unit sizes 5x8m including guys anything bigger is classed XL and a XL pitch must be booked.



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