Wales is speedily becoming known as one of the UK’s main locations for adventure. With its 870 miles of Welsh coastline and its 3 National parks, there is no shortage of fun. This ensures that Wales is the absolute playground for you lot known as adrenaline junkies.
Natural Resources Wales have over 550 km of trails for mountain biking, 75 picnic areas and 5 visitor centres, not forgetting the National Nature Reserves in some of the most spectacular areas of the Welsh countryside. It’s also going to be a very busy year for caravan parks on the North Wales coast.
If you are an adrenaline junkie, here are our picks of some of the many adventurous activities you can participate in around North Wales.
Bounce Below at Blaenau, Ffestiniog
This is a child-friendly adventure, bouncing on trampolines underground, whilst taking in a light show in this disused slate quarry. One of the most popular things to do in North Wales and what an adventure for the thrill-seeking family.
Zip Below Xtreme, Conwy
Would you dare to ride the Goliath, at 5 km underground? this 130-metre zip wire has an exhilarating 70 feet free fall into the darkness below. It is known as the UK’s most petrifying assault course.
Tree-top Adventure, Conwy
If you fancy yourself as a Tarzan, this is the adventure for you. Tackle the high ropes course if you dare! Take the Sky Ride, jump from the highest point of the tree top tower or swing from tree to tree. Tree Top Adventure is guaranteed to give you hours of scares and laughs.
Velocity 2 at Zip World Penrhyn Quarry
Soar over Penrhyn Quarry on the fastest zip line in the world with this heart-stopping ride that will leave you screaming for more. With speeds of possibly over 100 mph you could catch the views of Snowdonia – if your eyes are open!
Mountain Biking at Coed y Brenin Forest Park
The first and largest purpose-built mountain biking centre in the UK, offering graded trails, mountain bike hire and an area to test out your skills. The trails are suitable for both inexperienced riders to seasoned adventure riders.
To ensure that you have a thrilling and safe adventure in North Wales, always ensure that you have prepared and planned for your escapade.
- Book with an approved provider
- Always check the weather forecast before you set out
- Ensure that you have the required and necessary equipment
Caravan Parks North Wales Coast Adventures
The location of Whitehouse Leisure Park is perfect for many of these suggested adventure activities. However, should you require a more relaxing, quieter break in your holiday home, you are never very far from several stunning beaches or beautiful national parkland for a pleasant walk.