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B-Active Rhoscolyn has ten years experience in providing sea kayaking, kayaking, coasteering and multi-activity courses for individuals, families and groups on Anglesey (Ynys Mon), North Wales. Based at Outdoor Alternative in Rhoscolyn, in an Area...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for an introductory lessons/experience kayaking in Anglesey and B-Active Rhoscolyn was a great choice. Andy was very helpful in setting us up and Rich took us out in the water to kayak around for a few hours teaching us a little and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank riccardom76
Andy S, Owner at B-Active Rhoscolyn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Riccardo, glad you enjoyed it. Hopefully see you again some time.

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

A perfect, sunny day was only bettered by exploring the coastline at Silver Bay today. My 11 year old and I were excited novices, but had a real adventure with Andy and Ben’s advice and kindness. We jumped off rocks - exhilarating! We learned about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

I was a complete beginner and had such a great day out on the water with Andy. He showed me basic techniques, turning, stopping etc in the bay before we headed out to sea. He's a really interesting guide and we ended up spending time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NicT
Andy S, Owner at B-Active Rhoscolyn, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

You’re welcome, it was an enjoyable day all round!

Reviewed August 21, 2018

We went back for a second trip out with Andy (one adult, five children) having been with him in 2017. Again, we had a fabulous experience. Andy knows so much about the surrounding area and wildlife, and he tailors the trip to conditions and what...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Andy S, Owner at B-Active Rhoscolyn, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Thanks Julia Glad you all enjoyed it! Andy

Reviewed August 11, 2018

Fantastic day from start to finish. Andy welcomed us on arrival and introduced us to Tom, our guide for the day. We had kayaked before but learnt new techniques and improved old ones from Tom who was very friendly and informative. A relatively gentle start...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Andy S, Owner at B-Active Rhoscolyn, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

You’re welcome! Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

This is the fifth year we have had our school residential here and this is due to the amazing activities that Andy offers - and Jackie's food! Everything is child focussed and fun and the encouragement both Andy's gave the children and staff so they...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Andy S, Owner at B-Active Rhoscolyn, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2018

Thanks Amanda, the children were great as ever, it’s an easy job when you’re school comes.

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Great kayaking session, Andy was really professional. The weather forecast was not great on the day we were meant to go out but he emailed us to advise about any changes that this might cause to the planned session and gave plenty of opportunity to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Andy S, Owner at B-Active Rhoscolyn, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Thanks for that, it was certainly ‘interesting’ conditions, but it blew away the cobwebs!

Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Rich was ace. Really helpful and made it fun! Luckily for us, the weather was scorching which made it even better! We explored some coves and even saw some seals! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

Had a fabulous afternoon coasteering with B-Active! Our group of eight ranged from daredevil 9 and 10 year olds to more nervous mums, but we all had a brilliant time. Andy expertly led our two families around the beautiful Rhoscolyn coastline, making it fun for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Andy S, Owner at B-Active Rhoscolyn, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

It was great having you all out for the afternoon. Rhoscolyn sells itself really. Some of those Scooby Doos were better than mine!

Reviewed May 28, 2018

My class of 11 and 12 year olds absolutely loved their activity sessions with b-active. Andy and Steve pitched the activities perfectly for the group and each individual. They were really encouraging without being pushy, and even got me jumping off a 9 foot cliff...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Andy S, Owner at B-Active Rhoscolyn, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Thanks Jonny, the kids were great fun to work with, although I’m not sure I would rely on them to see me safely across a lava field ;)

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Response from ronochtyl | Reviewed this property |
Darren - I know that Andy has been out of action this winter as he had to go into hospital - may be best contacting him via the B-active website as he may have not had time to check up on his trip advisor posts. He is now... More
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