Please Note: The Old School Lodge does not preferentially endorse any Activities’ or companies listed within these pages.


Brown Trout and Arctic char fishing is available in Llyn Padarn and salmon and sea trout from local rivers. Permits are needed (through Seiont, Gwyrfai and Llyfni Fishing Society) available from the Pet Shop in Llanberis.

Sub Aqua Diving

Vivian Diving Centre. Recreational inland dive site with diver training and development. P.A.D.I. School S3525 – courses available from beginner to advanced. Located in the Vivian Quarry (SH587605) at Padarn Country Park, Llanberis.


The nearest indoor swimming pool is in Ffordd Y Garth, Bangor, LL57 2SD (A5 near to Bangor Pier). Large pool, shallow pool and water slides. Tel: 01248 370600 for times and details.

Plas Menai National Watersports Centre

Plas Menai enjoys a magnificent location on the Menai Strait, overlooking Anglesey in North Wales. The waters of the Strait are ideal for sailing, windsurfing, canoeing and powerboating, with easy access to the open sea and superb coastal scenery.

Activities available include Dinghy & Yacht Sailing, Canoeing, Windsurfing)

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