• Plas y Brenin
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

  • Beginner
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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect


You'll start off in tandem canoes developing the foundation skills to move these around effectively. As the week progresses, you'll have the opportunity to develop your skills on various journeys taking in slow moving rivers, lakes. Later in the week, you'll progress to faster moving rivers. You'll also have the option to spend some time paddling solo.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the residential price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself. We may also be able to arrange a transfer from Llandudno Junction train station, subject to availability. We would need a minimum of one week’s notice prior to your course start date – please contact reception to learn more.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
Course Schedule

Start your training

Length
5 Days
Start Date
6th July, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£759
Length
5 Days
Start Date
24th August, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£759
This course will help you become

a commited open canoeist with the skills to match

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