Climbing in Snowdon Ranger
The Beacon Climbing Centre at Waunfawr is eight miles away offering expert tuition on indoor and outdoor walls. Plas-y-Brenin, near Capel Curig is the National Mountaineering Centre so it's suitable for all levels of climbing.
What makes it special
- Climbing for all ages from 5 to 80+
- Complete beginner to advanced level
- Expert instruction for all levels including groups
Weekdays 10am - 10pm (Thursdays 8am - 10pm)
Weekends 10am - 8pm
Closed Christmas Day & Boxing Day
Under 18 £7.20
Under 6 £3.00
Over 80 Free
Supervising Adult Free
Other things to do nearby
Travel on Britain’s only rack and pinion railway to Hafod Eryri, the stunning new visitor centre at the Summit of Snowdon. Visit the website
From the front door of all our Snowdonia hostels you will be treated to unrivalled access to some of the UK's finest walking and hiking territory. From YHA Snowdon Pen-Y-Pass: There are three route
A unique range of very special adventures. Experience Europe's longest Ziplines, or massive underground trampolines and high-rope cavern adventures called Bounce Below. See the Zip
Discover the timeless appeal of narrow-gauge steam trains. Enjoy views of Snowdonia as you travel along the shores of Llyn Padarn.
Discover a landscape that was sculptured by ice thousands of years ago.
Portmeirion, the setting for the cult 60s series 'The Prisoner' has shops, cafes, gardens, beaches and 70 acres of exotic woodlands to explore.
The rides and activities at this unique eco-attraction have been designed for fun with a difference – you provide the energy!
Ideal for sailing, windsurfing, canoeing and powerboating with easy access to the open sea and superb coastal scenery. Visit the website
This enormous neo-Norman castle is crammed with fascinating items, such as a one-ton slate bed made for Queen Victoria.
Try one of the fastest growing adrenaline sports in the world. Bring your friends along and challenge them to a race!
High level activities to get the heart racing! Enjoy the leaps, swings and zip line with spectacular views of Snowdonia.
There are many local crags within easy walking distance in the area, so you won’t have to walk far before you can start climbing.
The Fairy Glen is a secluded and enchanting gorge carved by the river Conwy.
Electric Mountain is home to the Dinorwig Power Station, set in the mountains of Snowdonia and dubbed "Britain's largest battery" this hydroelectric station houses 6 electric generators producing
A wonderful location for horse riding, pony trekking or extended day trail rides with breathtaking views across the Snowdonia Mountains. A variety of routes and options cater for all types of rider
We have several forestry routes leading from the hostel grounds to go off and explore on foot - just ask at reception! Discovering Britain walk with the Royal Geographical Society: The Qu