The Big Christmas Walk
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 8 People to 1 instructor

The Big Christmas Walk

  • Hike
  • Hillwalking
  • All Skill Levels


Welcome to Snowdonia, a true winter wonderland. Do something different this Christmas and join us for some great guided walks, where along the way our leaders will explain all you want to know about the area and help you with your hillwalking questions. The Big Christmas Walk includes 2 nights' accommodation arriving Friday, your meals start with breakfast on Saturday morning. Then on Saturday evening you'll return to mince pies and mulled wine followed by an excellent Christmas dinner all prepared on site, using the freshest of local ingredients. There's always a good friendly atmosphere and many people return year after year.

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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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The Objectives

- You'll have a fantastic walking holiday and learn more about Snowdonia's countryside.
- You’ll relax in the buzzing atmosphere of Plas y Brenin, feasting after calorie burning days on the hill with fantastic, freshly prepared food aplenty.
- You’ll get to pick the brains of our expert instructors about all things outdoors, and you’ll meet fellow walking enthusiasts on a Christmas break you won’t forget in a hurry!


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

What to Expect

You'll be able to choose from a range of walks, long and short, coast and mountain.

Experience Required

You'll be able to choose from a range of walks, long and short, coast and mountain. We chat with the group before you head out, to make sure that all needs are catered for.

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.

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.

We want to help you focus on achieving your goals, so if you're staying with us, comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and good food are part of the deal.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

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2 Days
Start Date
11th December, 2021
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Start Date
10th December, 2022
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