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  • One child to each adult
  • Children must be under the age of 16
  • Transport provided from Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer to all activities and back to centre
  • Qualified instructors provided for all activities
  • All equipment and specialist clothing provided
  • Lunch options available

Fancy an adventure day out with the family? This is the perfect opportunity to take part in a fun, safe, and exciting adventure day with the family before the kids go back to school! Don't miss out - this offer is only lasting a limited time!

Take a look at all of the exciting activities we have to offer, and if you fancy making a whole night or weekend of it check out our great accommodation options too! Call us on 01685 848309 for details and to book your place today!

Book your summer adventure now!

Simply fill out the form below.

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01685 848 309

Centre Information

At Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer, we offer a fantastic range of activities such as kayaking, rock climbing and gorge adventures with activities suitable for all ages and abilities. Situated in the south of the Brecon Beacons, we’re lucky enough to be located in beautiful surroundings, just a 15 minute drive from Merthyr Tydfil.

The centre is surrounded by amazing scenery. The reservoir, river and surrounding hills are sure to give you a sense of the great outdoors, providing you with stunning views and feelings of tranquility. Our great location combined with our fully qualified and welcoming staff will make a visit here enjoyable, safe and memorable.

If you’d like to stop the night, the recently refurbished Dolygaer Lodge and Dolygaer Cottage offer great accommodation. Alternatively, if camping is your kind of thing, we also have a campsite in a scenic location nearby the river.

We love the outdoors and we want everyone to enjoy it as much as we do! With a team of experienced and passionate people who have a rich background in outdoor activities and coaching, Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer is the perfect place to enjoy some of your favourite activities or try something completely new in safe hands.

JOIN OUR SUMMER FAMILY PROGRAMME NOW

Centre Information

At Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer, we offer a fantastic range of activities such as kayaking, rock climbing and gorge adventures with activities suitable for all ages and abilities. Situated in the south of the Brecon Beacons, we’re lucky enough to be located in beautiful surroundings, just a 15 minute drive from Merthyr Tydfil.

The centre is surrounded by amazing scenery. The reservoir, river and surrounding hills are sure to give you a sense of the great outdoors, providing you with stunning views and feelings of tranquility. Our great location combined with our fully qualified and welcoming staff will make a visit here enjoyable, safe and memorable.

If you’d like to stop the night, the recently refurbished Dolygaer Lodge and Dolygaer Cottage offer great accommodation. Alternatively, if camping is your kind of thing, we also have a campsite in a scenic location nearby the river.

We love the outdoors and we want everyone to enjoy it as much as we do! With a team of experienced and passionate people who have a rich background in outdoor activities and coaching, Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer is the perfect place to enjoy some of your favourite activities or try something completely new in safe hands.

JOIN OUR SUMMER FAMILY PROGRAMME NOW

Simply fill out the form below.

Or give us a call

01685 848 309

BOOK YOUR SUMMER ADVENTURE NOW!

Activities

There are some wonderful crags near Dolygaer, offering a suitable variety of climbs, with the Brecon Beacons on the doorstep offering an untapped amount of classic routes. Our friendly and qualified instructors will ensure fun, enjoyment and safety are at the heart of each climbing trip.

Caving is great fun in groups, and our instructors and the local caving provides exciting opportunities to explore the limestone caves of South Wales.

Our knowledgeable guides will bring you to some of the most picturesque parts of South Wales. We have many different types of walks that are suitable for most abilities including some local favourites such as the Taff Trail.

Using the latest techniques and equipment, our instructors teach valuable bushcraft and wilderness skills that are both beneficial and enjoyable!

Archery is an activity that is great fun, and anyone is capable of having a go. When you have learned how to use your bow we invite all archers at the end of the course to take part in a fun competition.

We offer a range of on site and off site orienteering courses, that are ideal for small groups or individuals wishing to learner a new skill. Our qualified instructors will teach you map and navigation skills.

Our British Canoe qualified instructors can cater for beginners to the most advanced of paddlers. You will learn how to paddle in a variety of different venues depending on the group from canals, rivers to the picturesque Pontsticill reservoir.

Kayaking is a great adventure activity that allows you to explore more of the outdoors. You will learn how to paddle in a variety of different venues depending on the group from canals, rivers to the picturesque Pontsticill reservoir.

Whether you are an experienced sailor or a complete beginner, our fully qualified instructors are on hand to help and ensure your complete safety.

Raft building is great fun and offers the opportunity to be as creative as you wish, which is the fun part. We will teach you how to paddle your raft around a course safely.

Some of the activities you will enjoy as part of our Gorge Adventure experience include scrambling through rivers, climbing into waterfalls and swimming through shoots.

BOOK YOUR SUMMER ADVENTURE NOW!

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01685 848 309

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Accommodation & Facilities

Dolygaer Cottage is a stunning retreat in the heart of the Brecon Beacons with a fully equipped kitchen, bathroom, and lounge as well as comfortable sleeping arrangements for up to 8 guests.

For larger groups and schools, Dolygaer Lodge is a perfect place to stay! The Dolygaer Lodge has its own bathrooms and communal area complete with comfortable seating.

Situated next to the river, the campsite is set among surrounding trees and hills and offers a scenic location to pitch up a tent and enjoy sleeping under the stars! The Shower Block & Toilets are available for campers to use throughout their stay.

For our Dolygaer Lodge guests and our campers, a shower block is available

Our Learning Centre provides a welcoming and inspirational environment for learning about the great outdoors with team building, problem solving, and other modules and workshops available.

With an on-site kitchen and chef, catering options are available.

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Opening Hours

  • Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Friday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Sunday
    09:00 - 17:00

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Business Hours

Opening Days:

  • Monday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Friday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Sunday   09:00 - 17:00

About Us

Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer is an activity centre based in the south of the Brecon Beacons, just a 15 minute drive from Merthyr Tydfil. We offer a fantastic range of activities suitable for all ages and abilities

Address

Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer Pontsticill Merthyr Tydfil CF48 2UR