Conway Centre Anglesey
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What will students see and do?
Conway Centres has 45 years of experience delivering outdoor education, having supported over 300,000 children and young people throughout the years.
One of its four centres, Anglesey, is situated adjacent to the Menai Strait within 169 acres of National Trust parkland – an ideal location for groups to come together and make life-long memories.
Whether they want to enjoy a true outdoor adventure in the mountains or on the sea, or use the setting to inspire their creative and artistic imaginations, Anglesey is the perfect place for an unforgettable educational trip.
Visitors can enjoy a huge range of activities and events. There are the classics such as abseiling, indoor and outdoor climbing, gorge scrambling, high ropes, low ropes, via ferrata and zip wire, and an assortment of water sports on the nearby Menai Strait like adventure swimming, canoeing, dragon racing, kayaking, mega stand up paddleboarding, powerboat journeying, raft building, dinghy sailing, keelboat sailing, stand up paddleboarding (SUP) and surfing.
In addition, students can challenge themselves to take part in bothy fire building, bushcraft, a catapult challenge, compass courses, a drawbridge challenge and a Conway quest.
Other outdoor adventures on offer include expedition skills, frisbee golf, goblin trails, habitat walks, map orienteering, mine exploration, mountain biking, mountain walking, nature detective games, orienteering, winter mountaineering, woodland adventure walks and woodland survival.
There also activities centred around creativity and wellbeing, such as art lessons, bird feeder crafting, dance, drama and yoga.
Teaching resources provided
Contact Conway Centre Anglesey directly to discuss your curriculum objectives and the sorts of learning resources they may be able to provide.
Minimum and maximum group size
There is no limit stated for the activities – contact Conway Centres to discuss.
The accommodation at Conway Centre Anglesey can sleep 380 students and 55 staff in total.
Details of risk assessment
The site conducts regular risk assessment reviews – contact Conway Centres for more information.
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Activities are integrated into the surrounding woodland – there are high and low ropes courses, a zip wire, a mountain bike track and a real quarry used for via ferrata and abseiling. Water sports take place on the Menai Strait via Conway Centre Anglesey’s private dock.
Inside, there is a spacious hall used for dance, drama and movement; an indoor climbing wall; teaching rooms; an art studio; and equipment stores.
Visitors can also enjoy the on-site shop, dining hall, chill-out areas and party leader lounges.
For those on a residential stay, Conway Centre Anglesey can accommodate up to 380 students and 55 staff in standard dormitories.
Opening hours are 9am-5.30pm.
Prices vary depending on the package – a typical adventure learning course costs around £173 per person for two nights or £342 for four nights. Contact Conway Centre Anglesey to discuss.
Conway Centre Anglesey is located on the beautiful Isle of Anglesey just off the A55 and within two hours of Chester, Liverpool and Manchester.
Conway Centre Anglesey, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, Anglesey
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