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Caravan Towing Training with Trailer Dave

Tow Caravan Training

Do you want to learn how to tow a caravan? Or maybe you already tow a caravan but don't feel completely confident? Then we have the perfect solution for you; Caravan training with David Griffin AKA Trailer Dave!
If you are looking to pass your towing test or just need a refresher, then keep on reading to find out how 'Trailer Dave' can help get you back on the road.

Caravan Training with Trailer Dave

Dave is a fully qualified driving instructor with many years of experience. He offers a varied and enjoyable course that is run through his well-established business which comes with a good reputation and a genuinely high pass rate. Dave will work closely with you and create a customer designed course to suit your exact needs along with offering one-to-one courses if you want the privacy of learning alone.

What’s Involved in the Course?

Dave’s courses run over 3 hours (this can be extended if needed) and he covers everything you’ll ever need to know about caravan towing, including:
• Coupling and uncoupling your van
• Weight distribution and advice on loading
• Driving on all types of roads – from motorways to country lanes
• Multi terrain driving and overtaking
• Reversing in a straight line
• Reversing around corners and parking
• Covering the laws of towing
• Basic maintenance of your vehicle
• Keeping your vehicle roadworthy and legal
• How to set up on a campsite

Reasons To Train With Dave

You’ve seen who Dave is and what he offers; now all you want to know is why should you train with him? Well you already know about his high pass rate and the friendly service that he provides, check out these other reasons why:
• He’s a fully qualified instructor
• Can be available for weekend or evening training
• He is comfortable to learn with and very supportive if you’re a nervous driver or first time tower
• Has 20 years’ experience under his belt in towing training
• His courses can be adapted to suit personal needs
If you think you could do with a refresher in towing or are completely new to towing then what are you waiting for? Click here to visit his website and read reviews and testimonials.

Latest News

Coronavirus Covid-19

Update 26th May 2020: Following on from our last update, we have been trying to plan ahead for the rest of the summer season using the little information we have from the government so far. As stated below we anticipate that caravan sites may be permitted to re-open in some capacity during early July. It […]

Woodland Management 2020

Our 70 acres of woodland are natural, beautiful and free for everyone to enjoy, but they do require constant and careful management and this winter we have been working very hard to preserve them. Firstly we have been tackling the Rhodedendron problem:  This non-native plant was introduced here probably in the 60’s and has spread […]

Berry Down Road Closure 2020

We have been informed that on March 16th 2020 the roads at Berry Down Cross will be closed for highway improvements in all three directions for 5 days. You can read more about the road closure here Devon County Council Roads Information. The normal directions to Stowford will not be affected as we always suggest […]

Winter shutdown dates

This year we have decided to have a winter shutdown for just over two weeks – this is partly to allow us to do some maintenance in our pool and shower blocks and also to allow the pitches some time to rest after a winter of unprecedented rainfall. We are closed from 13th – 30th […]

Christmas 2019

We’d like to wish all our customers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Please see below for our opening times over the holiday period.

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Stowford Farm Meadows, Berry Down
Combe Martin, North Devon. EX34 0PW
Sat Nav Co-ordinates:
+51°9’54” N, -4°3’36” W
OS Map Reference:
560425 (Map 180)

Leave the M5 at junction 27, then follow North Devon Link Road A362 to Barnstaple then A39 (for Lynton) through Barnstaple town centre. One mile from Barnstaple turn left onto B3230. Turn right at the garage, at Lynton Cross, onto the A3123. Stowford Farm Meadows is 1½ miles on the right, down its own private drive.


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