Paddle Adventure Half Day

Embark on a paddlesport adventure in the heart of North Wales, where expert guidance and the great outdoors combine for an unforgettable experience, perfect for all ages 8 and up, no experience necessary!

Plas y Brenin

½ Day (Age 8+)

Instructor Ratio10:1


Plas y Brenin


½ Day (Age 8+)

Instructor Ratio


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Dive into the thrill of paddlesports with an invigorating introduction at the National Outdoor Centre, where the serene waters of North Wales await your exploration. With a promise of expert supervision from our passionate, fully qualified instructors, we’re offering the premier adventure experience in the region. This package includes all necessary adventure equipment, ensuring a hassle-free and enjoyable journey into paddlesport. Whether it’s stand-up paddleboarding, canoeing, or kayaking, you’re set for a morning filled with adventure against the backdrop of breathtaking mountain-carved lakes. Designed for groups of up to 10, this experience fosters a supportive and friendly environment, making it a perfect choice for families, friends, and solo adventurers alike. And with flexible adjustments for any weather, your adventure is guaranteed to be nothing short of awesome.


  • To introduce participants to the joy of paddlesports in a safe, fun, and engaging manner.
  • To ensure a top-tier adventure experience with the guidance of experienced and enthusiastic instructors.
  • To adapt to changing weather conditions, ensuring an enjoyable experience regardless of the forecast.


Please note that the itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

  • Stand Up Paddle Boarding
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking

Enjoy a variety of paddling experiences on picturesque lakes, surrounded by the stunning scenery of mountains, offering a unique adventure every time.

Experience Required

Zero! We welcome everyone, from complete beginners to those looking to rediscover their love for paddlesports. Our qualified instructors are dedicated to providing a supportive and enriching environment, ensuring you have a fantastic time on the water. For adventurers under 16, participation alongside a parent or guardian is required, making it an excellent opportunity for family bonding.

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Why Plas y Brenin?

Plas y Brenin is at the forefront of outdoor instruction. Whether you are starting a career in the outdoors, or just want to take an adventure holiday, PYB is the place for you.

We inspire explorers. We train trainers. We’re internationally recognised. We’ve been around since 1798, with our earliest guests including Queen Victoria. Since then, we’ve focussed on providing the best customer experience, working alongside some of the greatest, 007 included.

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Expert Tuition

You’ll receive expert supervision from fully qualified and psyched instructors, creating the perfect environment to learn and enjoy something new!

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Explore Eryri

Your experience will take place in the heart of the extraordinary Eryri National Park. Our National Outdoor Centre features accommodation, a bar, dining, and more. And while you’re here, why not check out some local gems?

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Develop a Passion

Everyone at Plas y Brenin, from staff to visitors, is excited about adventures and inspired to get outside. Our guests return year after year to experience all that North Wales offers.