Outdoor Activities

Everybody arranges their own, and there's plenty of opportunity for everything.

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Various combinations available from individuals to groups up to 36.

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Contact Us

You can contact us by phone on 01286 870521. By post or by e-mail.

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This is Snowdonia’s Original Bunkhouse, that I started in 1966. It became an Outdoor Pursuits Centre but now I run it an Independent Hostel, a base where everybody arranges their own activities. There are various grades of accommodation with helpful flexibility, and all you need is your own kit and sleeping bag – and food, since it’s totally self-catering. Each of the sections is fully equipped for cooking and eating. As a renowned “Centre of Lo-Tech Pragmatism” it reflects my attitude to life – keep it simple, so long as it works. Here it really does – come and see!
As a retired instructor I’m usually around for a chat and advice. There are good pubs and eating places nearby. Llanberis about 3 mile away, by road, cycle track, or lovely cross country paths. Your own drink brought in is fine, if it goes with responsible behaviour. (I take a drop, too.)
Jesse James M.I.A.C., Owner & Resident Warden