Activities in Snowdonia

The Cross Foxes is surrounded by many exciting activities in Snowdonia to suit all ages, abilities and preferences. There is also a wide range of activities in Snowdonia from extreme hiking to a tour round a medieval castle making Trawsfynydd the perfect place for everyone.

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Mountain, Gravel & Road biking

You might ask yourself where is the nearest mountain bike trail near me. Well Trawsfynydd has numerous mountain bike trails on the doorstep, countless gravel trails and superb roads. Comprehensive advice and guiding on site. 10 minutes drive to Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre – home to an ever-increasing network of fantastic hand built all-weather mountain biking and walking trails

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Walking and running

You might ask yourself where is the nearest mountain bike trail near me. Well Trawsfynydd has numerous mountain bike trails on the doorstep, countless gravel trails and superb roads. Comprehensive advice and guiding on site. 10 minutes drive to Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre – home to an ever-increasing network of fantastic hand built all-weather mountain biking and walking trails

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Water sports 

There are many places for outdoor sports in Snowdonia . A very quick and scenic drive back from Trawsfynydd towards Bala takes you to the National White Rafting Centre. Need we say more, details available on site.

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Fishing

 

Llyn Trawsfynydd is brimming with pike and trout. Boat and kit hire available from Trawsfynydd lakeside café.

 

 

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Beaches in Snowdonia

There are many beautiful beaches on the nearby coast like Barmouth beach. There are also many local lakes for wild swimming adventures including Llyn Trawsfnydd

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Local culture

Soak up some of the local history by visiting Trawsfynydd, the home of the famous poet Hedd Wyn or enjoy some locally sourced food at our restaurant. Take a stroll around Llyn Trawsfynydd or even enjoy some local shopping nearby. Trawsfynydd is located nearby to the top castles in Snowdonia including Caernarfon, Harlech and Conwy.

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Zipworld centres

Zip World is one of the best zip line activity centres in the world. It features Zip world velocity the fastest zip line in the world, at 100mph. Adventure Parc Snowdonia is another centre offering a range of activities but mainly featuring its new wave machine at surf Snowdonia attracting surfers from all over the world. Or race along the track at the nearby go karting centre.

Guided biking & hiking routes

Here at The Cross Foxes we offer guided biking and hiking routes with outdoor enthusiast Connaire Cann.