Gwynedd is a country in North Wales, home to the popular and beautiful Snowdonia National Park. North Wales’s mountains, rocky peaks and sea cliffs offer some spectacular venues for diverse rock climbing tours. Explore Snowdonia’s peaks, the rocks of Llanberis Pass, Ogwen Valley or the Tremadog cliffs. Take your pick from our selection of trips below and hire a certified guide for your rock climbing trip in Wales!
Climbing courses in the UK: Isle of Skye, Highlands, Lake District or Snowdonia
What should I know about Rock Climbing Scotland?
Wales is a country part of the island of Great Britain and of the United Kingdom. It is bordered by England to the east, the Irish Sea to the north and west, and the Bristol Channel to the south. Wales is also the land of castles: they are absolutely everywhere! The heart of the Welsh culture is full of Celtic myths and historical legends. A trip to Wales wouldn’t be complete without visiting the great charming pubs you can find almost everywhere, with live music, great food and beer!
Why should I choose Scotland for my Rock Climbing adventure?
The unique landscapes
North Wales is a truly fascinating place, boasting dramatic rugged landscapes and some of the most pristine scenery in the United Kingdom. You will be amazed by vast terrain, rocky peaks, amazing sea cliffs and spectacular views along your climbing adventures.
Snowdonia National Park
Snowdonia National Park is the gem of North Wales, boasting dramatic landscapes and plenty of peaks to be climbed. The variety of options and the choice of crags within a relatively small area makes it a fantastic and popular climbing destination.
Something for everyone
From world-class sport climb to thrilling sea-cliff adventures or classic mountain routes, Gwynedd has plenty of options for everyone. Whether you are an seasoned climber looking for a challenge or just a beginner looking to venture yourself into climbing, North Wales has just what you are looking for!
What can I expect from the weather during my Rock Climbing trip in Scotland?
Wales has an essentially maritime climate. Weather is often cloudy, cool, wet and windy, but mild most of the year. Snowdonia has a temperate maritime climate. Summers here are typically warm rather than hot, whereas winters are cool to cold. As in the rest of UK, the weather is unpredictable and you can see elements of all four seasons in one day.
Which language is predominantly spoken in the Scotland region?
What currency is accepted around Scotland?
Pount Sterling (GPB)
How can I get to Scotland?
You can easily reach Cardiff Airport from the rest of the UK and continental Europe. From outside Europe, there are no direct flights to Wales. The best option is flying into London (Heathrow or Gatwick) and taking a connection flight to Cardiff from there. Otherwise you could also continue overland from London. If you are visiting North Wales, Manchester is better placed.
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When is the best time to travel to Scotland for Rock Climbing?
June to October is the warmest and driest period to enjoy a climbing trip. For reasonably good weather and less crowds, you should visit in April-May and September-October.
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