Discover & Explore

North Wales has an abundance of fantastic outdoor activities for tourists and residents alike.

People looking for an active and energetic holiday in North Wales are blessed with choice, and we’ve collated some of our past guests favourite destinations here.

Please note though, we are not associated with any of the following businesses, locations or events, so please read this page as an initial guide to help plan your stay.

We recommend guests contact these establishments direct before setting off.

Mountain Biker Riding Through North Wales Countryside


Denbigh Gliding

Glan Clwyd Isa is situated just a few fields away from the Denbigh Gliding Centre at Lleweni Parc Airfield.

This exciting business appeals mostly to pilots of silver standard and above, and has launching facilities on site.

We regularly have pilots as guests in our Bed & Breakfast and Self Catering accommodation.

Visit the Denbigh Gliding website for more information.

Gliding In North Wales | Accommodation | Glan Clwyd Isa


Road Biking

North Wales has some of the most impressive rides a road cyclist could wish for, taking in chest pumping climbs and phenomenal descents.

There is a huge amount of information on Google for ride ideas, and here are some of the most popular websites we’ve heard our B&B and Self Catering guests talk about.

Cycling North Walesclick here to open website in a new window

British Cyclingclick here to open website in a new window

Sustransclick here to open website in a new window

Long distance routesclick here to open in a new window

Cycling Accommodation In North Wales | Glan Clwyd Isa

Mountain Biking

There are so many locations across North Wales to raise every mountain biker’s adrenaline levels that it’s tough to know where to start!

One of closest locations is the One Planet development in Llandegla. With over 50km of trails catering for beginners right through to pro’s the popularity of this place is no surprise. Visit the One Planet website – click to open in a new window

Some other popular links:

Denbighshire County Council off road guide – click to open in a new window

The award winning Marsh Tracks in Rhyl – click to open in a new window

Mile Long Zip Wire

80mph Thrills @ Zip World

North Wales is home to the longest and fastest zip wire in Europe.

This incredible experience is open to the general public and is naturally very popular, so it’s worth getting in touch with the centre before making a trip.

Visit the Zip World website for more information.


The National Park

Snowdonia is home to some of the breathtaking landscapes one could hope to visit. Adventures aside, a visit to the area just for the views is pretty much essential.

For rock climbing, canyoning and plenty more high energy activities in Snowdonia here are a number of companies to kickstart your research! Click to open their websites in a new window.

Landscape Photo of Snowdonia | Accommodation For Outdoor Activities