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Christmas Voucher Ideas 2020/21

Monday, November 16th, 2020

Are you looking for a Christmas gift with a difference this year? Why not purchase a much needed experience to use in 2021 which will provide lasting memories!

Find santa in his underground grotto

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We’re Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day!

Thursday, November 5th, 2020

Outdoor Classroom Day is a global movement celebrating outdoor play and learning.  Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, children are spending less time outdoors which ultimately affects their health and wellbeing.

Teachers are allocated two days each year to take children outdoors to play and learn. The next available date is 21st May 2021.

Take a look at our version of the outdoor classroom challenge…

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Local School Has Adventure Day

Monday, October 26th, 2020

Our local school Ysgol Y Cribarth visited us on the 15th October for a fun, outdoor learning experience in the Brecon Beacons!

The activity day consisted of crate stacking, orienteering, team building & a hill walk.

Take a look at the review and photo below.

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We’re Still Open For Business!

Sunday, September 27th, 2020

Family Adventure Week kayakingEven after recent Government announcements concerning the tightening of restrictions we are still open for business.

Take a look at our video to see what you could be doing over the next few weeks.

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Video Showing What We’ve Done in August

Sunday, September 6th, 2020

quad bikingSo this was the first full month of opening since lockdown and what a busy month it was.

Take a look at the video to see what people got up to.

A range of activities were experienced.

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Late Availability for September

Sunday, August 30th, 2020

The crowds have gone but not the scenery, excitement or the weather! Now is the perfect time to visit for an activity break.

We have some availability for some single day activities so if you’d like to to experience canyoning caving or quad biking  read on.

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Family Adventure Activity Great Feedback

Monday, July 20th, 2020

gorge walking

We’ve had some great feedback from our first family group back since lockdown. They visited us in the Brecon Beacons last week to take part in our gorge walking activity.

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We’re Open Again After 111 Days

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Yes the day has arrived, 15th July we’re ready to go again after closing on 23rd March. Family adventure activity breaks now available

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What Are You Daydreaming Of?

Friday, May 22nd, 2020

Family raftingWhat are you dreaming of given the restrictions imposed on us by lockdown? There are so many things that we would normally take for granted we can do without really thinking about it. That’s obviously changed!

This is what we’re dreaming of.

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Authentic Welsh Mountain Air in A Bottle

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020

Team Building OutdoorsDue to the current lockdown restrictions you can’t come to visit us in our stunning work environment so instead we thought we’d send you a bit of us – Authentic Welsh Mountain Air in a Bottle!

Take a sharp intake of fresh air on us!

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Recent Reviews Of 2020

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020
family mountain walkAuthor: Tudor Rees

We have had an amazing start to the year here at Adventure Britain, here’s what people had to say about their experience. Plus a little insight into what we have been working on. (more…)


Why Wing It?

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

Stag Dos Make Up Half Of All Flights Young British Men Took Last YearA lot of people in the UK are taking stag and hen dos abroad when they don’t want to. Why wing it, when all you want to do is be with your friends and have a good time? (more…)


Winners Announced For “Canyoning” And “Parent and Child Break” Competitions

Thursday, February 20th, 2020

Parent and child adventure break half-term holidayDuring January this year, we ran two competitions, a “Parent And Child Break” for one parent and one child, the other for a “Canyoning Trip” for two people. We announce the winners of both competitions below. (more…)


The Best Place To Propose In Wales

Monday, February 10th, 2020

canyoningValentines day is the most popular day of the year to propose. One man took it to the next level when he proposed to his girlfriend on a canyoning trip in the Brecon Beacons and the whole thing was caught on camera. You can’t fault the location but did she say yes?

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Stag Dos Make Up Half Of All Flights Young British Men Took Last Year

Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Almost 50% of flights British men from 20-45 took last year were for stag dos. The results were similar for the ladies, as hen dos accounted for a third of the flights taken by the same aged women. (more…)


Our Rowing For The Homeless Mission Comes To A Close

Thursday, January 30th, 2020
Author: Tudor Rees
In December last year we attempted to row 110 miles on rowing machines for homelessness in our local area. We set ourselves the deadline of Christmas day, read on to see how we went.

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Royal Family Organise a Leaving Party for Harry and Meghan

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Prince Harry's Stag WeekendLovely to see the Royal family arranging their leaving party now Harry and Meghan have announced they will be spending 6 months of year in America.

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New For 2020 – Free Beer For The Stag on Stag Weekends

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

free beer for stagsGet free drinks for the stag on their stag weekend with us! Book now as this only relates to groups staying in our very own accommodation (Merlins). Once full each weekend the offer will no longer apply until the next available weekend!

For more information click here


Win a Free Place On Our Parent and Child Adventure Break!

Monday, January 6th, 2020

Outdoor learning for schools gorge walking activityAuthor: Tudor Rees

We have come up with an activity break during the school holidays just for parents and children whether it be fathers or mothers and daughters or mothers and sons set in the stunning natural adventure playground, the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Win a free place for you and your child by entering our competition today! (more…)


New For 2020 – Free Prosecco For Hens on Hen Weekends

Sunday, January 5th, 2020

Free Prosecco For HensBook a hen weekend with us and the hen gets free Prosecco.

Click here for more details.


New For 2020 – Free Drinks For Activity Weekend Organisers

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

40th birthday with friendsIf you arrange an activity weekend with us in 2020 and book by the end of January then you can take advantage of this special offer.

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New Activity For 2020 – Escape Rooms

Friday, January 3rd, 2020

Pirate mapHere’s a new idea for 2020 if you’re booking an activity, stag or hen weekend with us. What about trying to escape from a locked room just using the clues and props you’re provided with!

For more information click here.


Top Ten Fishing Spots in Wales For Beginners

Friday, January 3rd, 2020

RhaederAuthor: Tudor Rees

Fishing is difficult when starting out. Here, we list the best fishing spots – whether it’s carp, trout or fly fishing – in Wales for beginners.

Wales is one of the best places for fishing in the UK.

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Free Places on Adventure Activity Weekends in 2020

Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

Family raftingYes that’s correct get your free place whilst the offer lasts as it’s only available for a limited period. With groups of 12 or more the 12th person goes free of charge.

For more information click here


Win Canyoning For 2 People with Our January 2020 Competition

Wednesday, January 1st, 2020

stag weekend ideasAs we enter 2020, The Year of the Outdoors in Wales, we’d like to give you the opportunity of having your very own legendary Welsh adventure with a competition where you can win a canyoning trip for 2 people. Our canyoning activity has recently been described by Rough Guides as “…being up there with the world’s best wet and wild activities!”

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Outstanding Feedback From Team Building Event Group Visiting Wales

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

activity weekend free placesYet again Wales excels and exceeds the expectations of the business groups who visit. Only last week Call of the Wild hosted  26 staff from Texys, a company based in Suffolk, UK on an adventure activity themed team building two day event. The client described it as a great experience including words such as awesome and excellent!

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Wales Named In The 25 Travel Destinations You Need To Visit In 2020, According To National Geographic

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

Melin Court waterfallAuthor: Mark Soanes

Wales has been named in “National Geographic’s” list of the top 25 destinations you need to visit in 2020. It is a massive achievement but we are not surprised. A great article from “National Geographic”.

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5 Reasons To Have A Hen Party In Wales | Adventure Britain

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

As an experienced, specialised adventure tourism company, Adventure Britain reveals the best reasons to have a hen party in Wales.

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Brecon Beacons Stag Or Hen Do/Party Activities | Adventure Britain

Monday, November 11th, 2019

Discover Adventure Britain Activity WeekendsThe Brecon Beacons is an ideal location for a stag or hen do party. Here, we explain the best activities to be had in this Welsh heartland.

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New For 2020 – Themed Walk Myths and Legends

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

team Building Health benefitsNew for 2020 is our new myths and legends themed walk in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Learn about the Lady in the Lake, Maen Mawr,  stone circles and the Welsh fairies!

Click here for more


Stag Weekends Done On A Budget In 2020

Friday, November 8th, 2019

Author: Tudor Rees

We anticipate that in 2020 stag weekend organisers will not just be looking for budget stag weekends but they will most definitely be seeking value for money and value for their time.

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International Film Festival Puts Neath Port Talbot On The Movie Map

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

remember who your best man isAuthor: Mark Soanes

A great article from “Business News Wales” about the 2019 Wales International Film Festival (WIFF) held in Neath brought film makers and other visitors to the town from as far afield as Canada, the USA, China, Holland, France, Hawaii and Japan as well as from other parts of the UK.

A total of 72 films were screened at the two-day festival held at Neath’s Gwyn Hall in September while there were eight workshops.

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New For 2020 – Sunrise on Pen Y Fan

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

Brecon beaconsNew For 2020 -Sunrise on the Highest Mountain in Southern Britain – Pen y Fan. Described by some as a must do Wales experience – walk to the top of South Wales’ highest peak, Pen Y Fan.

A must do experience in Wales! Give us a call today.

Click here for more details


4 Tips For A Good Maid Of Honour Speech

Friday, November 1st, 2019

How To Plan A Hen Party That’ll Please An Active Bride - ThemeAuthor: Tudor Rees

The best mans speech is built up as such a big part of a wedding but what about the maid of Honour? If you are feeling left out, maid of honour speech’s are becoming more and more prominent at weddings. A good speech can really make a wedding, follow our 4 tips to make your speech successful.

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The Typo That Led A Man To A Stranger’s Stag Party

Thursday, October 31st, 2019

Author: Tudor Rees

An amazing story from the “BBC” about how a man was accidentally invited to a strangers stag party.

When he first read the email, Will Novak, from Arizona, thought it was a scam.

The email, titled Angelo’s bachelor party, had been intended for a small group of friends. It set out the details of an upcoming ski trip to Vermont, to “send Angelo off” into married life.

Will doesn’t know anyone called Angelo. He decided to reply.

It was that decision that started what Will calls the “strangest” week of his life.

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Groom Forced To Cancel Las Vegas Stag Party After Best Man Steals Money

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

Raise your glass to bride and groomAuthor: Tudor Rees

Heartbreaking article in “The Mirror” about a groom who has been forced to cancel his stag do in Las Vegas after his best man apparently spent the £8,000 budget.

Ben Whincup, 28, was left devastated after finding out his trip to the US was not happening a day before it was due to fly out. He said the unnamed family friend confessed to him in a phone call he had blown the money for the whole stag group.

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Our List of Most Popular Stag Party Ideas | Adventure Britain

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

It’s a blessing to organise a stag do, but that doesn’t make it any less stressful. To help you out, discover the most popular stag ideas here.

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Stag Party Prank Sees Groom Travelling 26 Hours To Get Home

Monday, October 28th, 2019

40th birthday with friendsAuthor: Tudor Rees

Cheeky stags sent their groom on a 2,000-mile trip back from Spain reports “The Daily Mirror”

Iain Tate, 43, arrived in Marbella dressed in a black wig, pink top, matching dangle ear rings, leather skirt, fishnet stockings, and black handlebar moustache.

But he had to make it home on his own when the 11-man party paid £600 for his four-flight return via five countries.

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Stag Party Reveller Loses Passport In Poland – But Pals Come Up With Genius Plan

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

Problem Solving

Author: Mark Soanes

A stag party have revealed the “hilarious” mission they embarked on to get one of their pals home from Poland after he lost his passport. A terribly funny article from the “Daily Mirror”

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Free Whisky Distillery Tours

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Welsh Whisky distilleryBook an activity weekend with us and visit before the end of March 2020 and we’ll include a free whisky distillery tour. Click here for more details