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Canyoning Video with Adventure Britain Here's a video taken by one of our stag party weekend groups on their canyoning activity in the Brecon Beacons National Park in Wales. This is with our Adventure Britain adventure company and this group booked the Full Monty full stag weekend package which includes all activities, accommodation food and transport. For more information then please contact us Related articles Great Video of Our Group Caving in the Brecon Beacons Combined Team Building and Office Christmas Party Idea Stag Party Coasteering Video Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2017 at Canyoning
If you have ever rock climbed before you are familiar with the crippling fear of slipping and falling. What better way to test your free climbing abilities than to take the fear of falling out of the equation? Take a look at these deep water solo climbers - mad!! For more sensible climbing then visit our website for rock climbing in Wales by clicking here. Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at Rock Climbing Wales
Great video but this is scary stuff!! For more sensible climbing visit us in Wales by clicking here. Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at Rock Climbing Wales
People ask why should we try caving as at first it doesn't sound appealing. However when we explain what it entails and the quality of the experience they'll have from taking part in this unusual activity they change their mind. Here you can see for yourself what a top quality experience a caving trip in the Brecon beacons can be. Click here for more information on our caving activities in the Brecon Beacons Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at Caving UK
This is an adventure activity group taking part in our outstanding canyoning activity. One of the best adventure activities you can experience with your clothes off.... but wearing a wet suit! This canyoning activity takes place in the heart of waterfall country in the Brecon Beacons National Park in Wales and you can see from the video why canyoning is one of our most popular activities. For more information on our canyoning activity click here. For our stag party site click here. Related articles Stag Party Coasteering Video Stag Party Games Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at Canyoning
Latest video of one of our groups taking part in 2014 in our extreme canyoning activity in the Brecon Beacons. This is a stag party and you can see why this is one of our most popular activities as it takes place in the stunning landscape of the Brecon Beacons National Park in South Wales. It's also a great activity for companies and corporate team building events. Related articles Awesome Video of River in Brecon Beacons in Flood Stag Parties Favourite Activity in 2012 - Canyoning in the Brecon Beacons Best Stag Weekend Activity is Canyoning Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Canyoning
Great video from the Ted Talks series of lectures about how you build trust and get followers. Canyoning is one of the best team building activities there is. There is no better way of building trust amongst a group than when prersenting them with alien and stimulating challenges. It's when the support structure within a team has to come to the fore or be developed during the activity. This learning can then be transferred back to the workplace to improve the performance of the individuals involved. If you would like to improve the perfomance of your team or simply have... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2014 at Canyoning
These are photos of the Adventure Britain activity groups taken during 2013. This shows what a stunning location the Brecon Beacons is and why it is one of the top locations for canyoning in the UK. Adventure Britain have pioneered the activity in Wales. For information on canyoning with Adventure Britain in the Brecon Beacons visit the website. Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2014 at Canyoning
This is our most popular activity canyoning. The photos below are taken of our groups taking part in the canyoning activity by Adventure Britain's professional photographer . This high adrenaline activity takes place in the Brecon Beacons, Wales. Groups book our photographer in order to capture those once in a lifetime memories. What better way is there of sharing the exploits of your group! For more information on our canyoning activity with Adventure Britain visit our canyoning page or give us a call on 01639 700388Related articles Awesome Video of River in Brecon Beacons in Flood Stag Weekend Special Offer... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2013 at Canyoning
This is the Afon Mellte river situated in the Brecon Beacons National Park in South Wales, UK. This is one of the best rivers in the UK where you can expereince canyoning. This si the river we use for our canyonign activity and we are one of the busiest canyoning companies in the UK. However as you see in the video taken on 5th Auguist 2013 the river environment is extremely dynamic with river conditions changing rapidly. This is why you should always used a recognised Company with experience and local knowledge before embarking on any canyoning activity. Wl but... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2013 at Canyoning
Great Welsh Activity Weekends The great Wales activity weekend is becoming more and more popular all the time. People are starting to realise that while an activity weekend on the continent can be a fun experience, a home grown one is usually a better experience. However, not all home grown activity weekend packages are made the same. As with most things, there's the good, the bad and the best forgotten. The good news is that while a weekend in Wales is always worthwhile, when it's an activity weekend, Wales is really the only alternative worth considering. Wales has a few... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2012 at Caving UK
Activity Weekends in Wales Activity weekends in Wales can take a lot of organising if you try to do everything yourself. However, there are plenty of excellent companies acting as supplier for the kind of activities where adventure and exciting fun is the main focus. While they can be found all over the UK, the Brecon Beacons in South Wales has developed a solid reputation for being one of the best places for the kind of event where outdoor extreme activities are best experienced. The Brecon Beacons in the southern part of Wales is the perfect destination for friends .... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2012 at Canyoning
Canyoning Competition Yes would you believe there is a World Canyoning Tournament and this year it takes place at Mount Olympus in Greece. Here's the link to the canyoning tournament website and I must say it looks fantastic. Don't know what your thoughts are on whether this is a good idea or not. I don't know how they judge this as you have to question if speed is of the essence then do competitors cut corners with rigging etc. The Tournament will take place for the first time in Greece, on Mount Olympus, the Mountain Gods, the oldest genealogical mountain... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2012 at Canyoning
We have some places available for a sample canyoning session at a discount price of £24 pp taking place Friday 27th january 2012. Get a good feel for this high adrenaline activity at a great value for money price!! This session is suitable for adults and children. Give us a call on 01639 700388 or e-mail to book your place! Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2011 at Canyoning
Take a look at this canyoning video, created by one of our stag groups when they recently visited us in our playground in the Brecon Beacons. There's an interesting sequence where one of the guys loses his camera, which continues recording, on jumping of a waterfall. Visit our canyoning page on Adventure Britain for more information. Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2011 at Canyoning
Here is our pick of some of the best places to experience canyoning around Europe. Needless to say that we believe that Call of the Wild offers the best canyoning in Wales! Spain It is said that the Sierra de Guara offers some of the best canyoning in Spain. Located in the Pyrenees it offers stunning scenery and great canyoning experiences. Italy Lake Garda offers great opportunities to do some canyoning in the north of the country. Switzerland Interlaken calls itself the adventure capital of Europe and you can see why. With its mountains, lakes and rivers it can offer... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2011 at Canyoning
Speleology is the scientific name but caving is the common description. Caving or speleology is the underground exploration of natural or man-made caverns. After the oceans caves are one of the most fascinating environments known to man where it is still possible to participate in original exploration. This is why caving holds such a fascination for many people. Cave systems have taken thousands of years to evolve their fantastic shapes, and crystal & clay formations. Stalagtites and stalagmites found across the rocky cave floor and roofs are just two types of calcite formations that may greet a visitor to this... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2011 at Caving UK
Here's a video slideshow of some of the fun that you could be having with Call of the Wild. If you'd like more information on our great canyoning days out, check out the Canyoning page of our website. Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2011 at Canyoning
If you're looking to to do some canyoning and want to get a flavour of what's it, why not take a look at the collection of canyoning pictures that we have found on Flickr. Here you will find many different photos of people enjoying canyoning on rivers and gorges from across the world. Please let us know of any canyoning pictures you may have and we'd be pleased to add them to our website. For more information on canyoning in Wales, Uk with Call of the Wild visit our website. Created with Admarket's flickrSLiDR. Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2011 at Canyoning
Well, according to Cica Rude Plan it was Francisco Vázquez de Coronado y Luján a Spanish conquistador who, in 1540 made his way to Mexico along the Colorado river. For more information on canyoning in the Uk visit the Call of the Wild website. Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2011 at Canyoning
This is a fantastic video taken and compiled by one of Call of the Wild's activity groups whilst canyoning in Wales. For more information on canyoning in Wales visit Call of the Wild's Adventure Britain website Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2010 at Canyoning
These are the rivers Mellte and Sychryd in flood during November 2010. In this video you can see the famous waterfalls Sgwd Clun-Gwyn, Sgwd Isaf Clun-Gwyn on the River Mellte and Bwa Maen on the River Sychryd. These are situated within the famous waterfalls area of the National Park. However the waterfalls in this video are almost unrecognisable due to the volume of water. The noise alone is awesome! Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2010 at Canyoning
This is one of our groups at Porth Yr Ogof this week. They are kitted out for their caving trip with our instructors. Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2010 at Caving UK
Here are some photos illustrating our outdoor team building events. These include climbing which in our experience is a good outdoor team building activity. This is only a sample of the full range of outdoor events available. We can also deliver indoor events and programmes Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2010 at Rock Climbing Wales