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Earthquake Hits South Wales

Monday, February 19th, 2018
Sleeping Giant

The Sleeping Giant

The Brecon Beacons National Park Authority have explained the earthquake struck at 2.31pm on Saturday 17th February 2018 and was followed at 3.09 and 4.27 by two small aftershocks. The quake measured 4.4ML on the magnitude scale – the ML means ‘local magnitude’ often referred to as the Richter magnitude.

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Prince Harry’s Stag Weekend

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Prince Harry's Stag WeekendAs you’ve heard Prince Harry will be marrying Meghan Markle in May 2018. So we were surprised when we were contacted to by an anonymous caller to arrange a stag weekend for the groom and his family. Well we were even more very surprised by who turned up for the stag weekend with us in the Brecon Beacons – Prince Harry and his family!

Obviously this is tongue in cheek but it might well be the type of low key stag weekend he’d choose to go on, albeit without his grandparents in tow! We hope you enjoyed our bit of fun.

To view the video see below.

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Late Availability Activity Sessions

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Snow at our centre in the Brecon BeaconsWe have some great activity sessions coming up over the next few weeks for which we still have some places left. These are adult sessions and separate family sessions.

If you’d like more information then read on.

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Half Price Places on Activity Weekends in 2018

Friday, January 5th, 2018

To celebrate the start of the New Year in January we’re giving you a half price place on our activity weekends so you can take part in activities you’ve never attempted before. So when you book an activity weekend with us in January, and use the weekend before the end of 2018 your 15th person of the group goes half price!

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Win Canyoning for 2 People – January Competition

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Canyoning with Adventure BritainIn 2018 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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Top Tips on How To Arrange a Stag Weekend in 2018

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Gorge walkingWho , when where, what? The usual questions to ask yourself when you feel like a dazed rabbit in the headlights after being given the big responsibility of arranging the stag weekend for your best mate or family member.

It’s a difficult task and  a big responsibility especially if you’ve never done it before. We’ve arranged hundreds over the years so we thought we’d give you some top tips on how best to arrange a stag party weekend in 2018.

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Stag Weekend Feedback Excellent in 2017

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Canyoning2017 turned out to be another great year for us in terms of customer feedback. The comments left by you are always much appreciated especially when they are so positive in terms of the experiences had. Overall 98.4 % of customers rated our service as good or excellent in 2017. Here are a few examples:

It was fantastic. Everyone was very helpful and made the experience one I won’t forget for a long time

Excellent package of activities which were very well arranged

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Birthday Gift Vouchers for 2018

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

Extreme mountain bikingAre you looking for that unusual birthday gift in 2018 and tired of buying chocolates, smellies, socks or book vouchers again. Well what about buying an experience and one which will provide lasting memories. Well you can by buying a birthday voucher for an adventure outdoor activity. (more…)


New For 2018 Challenge Brecon Beacons – The Big Four Epic Weekend

Monday, January 1st, 2018

stag weekend ideasChallenge Brecon Beacons is an epic weekend awaiting those up for the challenge. Have the adventure of a lifetime trying the legendary must do big four adventure activities of the stunning Brecon Beacons! Try canoeing on the River Wye, climb Pen y Fan, negotiate the wild River Mellte white water rafting but without the raft otherwise known as canyoning and finish  off by going below caving where few people have gone before!

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Adventure Activity Prices Held For 2018

Monday, January 1st, 2018

Canyoning activity in WalesGood news we’re holding our prices and keeping them the same as 2017! Following on from the Visit Wales 2016 The Year of Adventure and 2017 Myths and Legends campaigns 2018 is to be themed the Year of the Sea.  Visit Wales in 2018 we’re celebrating Wales’ outstanding coastline, and inviting visitors to discover new epic experiences all around our shores, with special events and attractions throughout the year. This is our Year of the Sea.

There are adventures for everyone Wales’ from high adrenaline canyoning to family attractions such as Castles and wildlife centres.So we’re trying to make it as easy as possible for you to have your adventure in 2018 by holding our prices!

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New Stag Party Canyoning Video

Thursday, December 28th, 2017

Dave and Carey cross the river below Sgwd Isaf Clun-gwyn.Here’s another stag party weekend group filming their canyoning activity with us in the Brecon Beacons National Park in Wales. We haven’t seen this one before.

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Stag Weekends – The Facts and the Stats

Thursday, December 28th, 2017

Here are some interesting hen and stag night facts courtesy of Banana Moon Clothing. It is surprising that only 32%  of people will hold their stag or hen nights in another country. I thought this figure would have been higher but obviously the majority see sense and decide to stay in the UK. (more…)


A Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year

Thursday, December 21st, 2017

Snow at our centre in the Brecon BeaconsAnother year comes to an end and we want to offer you our thanks for taking the time to engage with us and hopefully having visited had a great experience with memories that will last a lifetime! We hope to see you all again soon. Have a great Christmas and an even better 2018! See you the other side.

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Christmas Present Ideas – Adventure Activity Gift Vouchers

Monday, November 20th, 2017

christmas-tree-smlAre you looking for that unusual gift for Christmas and tired of buying those socks, after-shave and book vouchers again. Well what about buying an experience and one which will provide lasting memories. Well you can by buying a Christmas voucher for an adventure outdoor activity. (more…)


Our Team Building Award Goes on Tour Around the Famous Brecon Beacons

Friday, October 27th, 2017

Best Team Building Winners C&IT Awards 2017We were so pleased with winning the Conference and Incentive Travel award for Best Team Building Company in 2017 that we decided we couldn’t just leave the award on the shelf to gather dust. So what we did is take it on a  tour of the Brecon Beacons and show it the sights. You might recognise some.

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Winners of Best Team Building Experience of the Year At National Awards

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Team Building Award WinnersWe are thrilled to announce we have won the Team Building Experience of the Year Award at the Conference and Incentive Travel Awards 2017 (C&IT). The event is seen by many as the Oscars for the Conference and Incentive Travel industry. Short-listed with two other Companies from the UK, the award winners were announced at a grand ceremony at The London Hilton on Park Lane on Friday 22nd September.

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Named As Finalists in Conference and Incentive Travel Awards 2017

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

We are thrilled to announce our short-listing for the Team Building Experience of the Year Award at the Conference and Incentive Travel Awards 2017 (C&IT) for our Elite Team Performance work with Worcester Warriors Premiership Rugby Team.

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View Our Latest Gorge Walking Adventure Activity Video

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Gorge walkingWe’ve got another great new video for you to view showing our groups taking part in our gorge walking activity.

This is a great activity and one of our most popular as it is one that can be enjoyed by children and adults alike.

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Win A Fidget Spinner !

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Do you want to win your very own Call of the Wild fidget spinner! Just visit our twitter page and RT the relevant tweet to be entered into a draw. Click here for our Twitter page

For the full terms and conditions see below.

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How Physical Activity Can Improve Your Teams Productivity

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Want a happier more productive team of staff? Then promote physical exercise in and out of the workplace. Currently, work-related mental health issues, such as depression and stress, cost the UK economy up to £7 billion each year and is the second most common reason for work related absenteeism.

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More Great Feedback

Sunday, April 16th, 2017

singlesMore great feedback from one of our visitors last weekend. It’s always good to have positive comments like this and we thank Tom for sending them in. Comments such as instructors were fantastic and will be recommending you to friends are good to hear.
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One of The Most Unusual Places in the World to Propose Marriage

Monday, March 27th, 2017

unusual places to get engaged to be marriedWhere would you think is the most unusual place to get engaged to be married. Well we were taken by surprise when Dan phoned us and asked if it would be appropriate for him to propose to his girlfriend Yana whilst on a a canyoning trip in the Brecon Beacons in Wales.

Want to see the outcome then watch the video below!

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Birthday Gift Vouchers in 2017

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Extreme mountain bikingAre you looking for that unusual birthday gift in 2017 and tired of buying chocolates, smellies, socks or book vouchers again. Well what about buying an experience and one which will provide lasting memories. Well you can by buying a birthday voucher for an adventure outdoor activity. (more…)


Canyoning Video

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Canyoning on a hen weekend in WalesCanyoning was again our most popular activity in 2016 and we’re confident it will be again in 2017. Canyoning is best described as white water rafting but without the raft!. The Lonely Planet Guide described our canyoning activity as one of the must do wet and wild activities in the World.

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Top Tips on How To Arrange Stag Party Weekends

Friday, January 6th, 2017

Canyoning in WalesWho , when where, what? The usual questions to ask yourself when you feel like a dazed rabbit in the headlights after being given the big responsibility of arranging the stag weekend for your best mate or family member.

It’s a difficult task and  a big responsibility especially if you’ve never done it before. We’ve arranged hundreds over the years so we thought we’d give you some top tips on how best to arrange a stag party.

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Stag Weekend Group Feedback Excellent From 2016

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Canyoning2016 turned out to be another great year for us in terms of customer feedback. The comments left by you are always much appreciated especially when they are so positive in terms of the experiences had. Here are a few examples:

It was fantastic. Everyone was very helpful and made the experience one I won’t forget for a long time

Excellent package of activities which were very well arranged

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Stag Weekends on a Budget

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

stag weekend ideasWe anticipate that in 2017 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.

In our experience organisers want flexible packages where they can pick and mix.

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Birthday Vouchers For 2017 – Adventure Activity Ideas

Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Extreme mountain bikingAre you looking for that unusual birthday gift in 2017 and tired of buying chocolates, smellies, socks or book vouchers again. Well what about buying an experience and one which will provide lasting memories. Well you can by buying a birthday voucher for an adventure outdoor activity. (more…)


January Competition – Win Canyoning For 2 People

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Canyoning with Adventure BritainAs 2017 is the Year of Legends 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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Great Feedback From Activity Weekend Celebrating 30th Birthday

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Canyoning in WalesWe do pride ourselves on seeking to deliver an excellent service for our customers to make sure they have a memorable experience with us. Therefore it’s gratifying to receive positive feedback from our customers confirming we’ve achieved our objective. Here are some recent comments received from Sarah and friends celebrating a 30th birthday on an activity weekend.

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Great Day Climbing Today

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Climbing in PembrokeshireFantastic weather today at Porth Clais near St.Davids in Pembrokeshire for climbing. Who said you can’t get outdoors in mid-November and enjoy our superb outdoor adventure playgrounds!

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Christmas Present Activity Vouchers

Monday, November 7th, 2016

christmas-tree-smlAre you looking for that unusual gift for Christmas and tired of buying those socks, after-shave and book vouchers again. Well what about buying an experience and one which will provide lasting memories. Well you can by buying a Christmas voucher for an adventure outdoor activity. (more…)


Canyoning Video From A Stag Party

Monday, July 4th, 2016

Canyoning with Adventure BritainMany of our activity groups take their own videos and here’s another taken by a group whilst on our canyoning activity.

This is one of our more popular activities and you can see why from the video.

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Canyoning – Great Photos

Friday, May 20th, 2016

CanyoningThanks to the photographer Mark Lunn who happened to be passing one of our stag weekend groups whilst canyoning in the Brecon Beacons in Wales. Click  more below to see the results

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Great Feedback

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Three-cliffs-1500bIt’s always pleasing when we receive great reviews from our customers and here is another received only yesterday. This group took part in canyoning and climbing in the Brecon Beacons.

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January Competition Winner – Canyoning For 2 People For Wales Year of Adventure

Monday, February 1st, 2016

Loonies-315We are pleased to announce the winner of January Competition where you could win a canyoning activity for 2 people. You had to complete the sentence ‘Wales is the best place for adventure because…’

The winner is Chris Wright. To see Chris’ winning entry and a selection of the other entries see below

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Half Price Places on Activity and Stag Weekends

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

kayakingIf you book an activity, stag or hen weekend with us in January for travel any time in 2016 we’ll give you the 15th person’s place half price.

For more information together with terms and conditions click here.


January Competition – Win Canyoning for 2 People

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Canyoning with Adventure BritainAs 2016 is the Wales Year of Adventure to celebrate, and give you the opportunity of having your very own Welsh adventure, each month we’re running 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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Wales Year of Legends 2017

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Wales Year of legends - Red Sky Over Brecon BeaconsIn 2017 Wales is celebrating its epic past, present and future. We’re bringing the past to life like never before, with attractions, events and activities at legendary locations across Wales. We’re also creating new Welsh legends, immersing visitors in our epic story, and making new legendary experiences. This is our Year of Legends.

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Birthday Gift Vouchers

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Extreme mountain bikingAre you looking for that unusual birthday gift in 2016 and tired of buying chocolates, smellies, socks or book vouchers again. Well what about buying an experience and one which will provide lasting memories. Well you can by buying a birthday voucher for an adventure outdoor activity. (more…)