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Canolfan Tryweryn National Whitewater Centre

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Adventure Sport Centre

Canolfan Tryweryn National Whitewater Centre, Bala


LL23 7NU


Tel: 01678 521083

Road Directions

Using SatNav, LL23 7NU should bring you straight to our centre.

The NWWC is in Gwynedd and is located on the A4212 (Bala to Trawsfynydd road) between Frongoch village and Llyn Celyn Reservoir.

Travelling to the NWWC from around the UK:
From the south take the M54, A5 and A494 to Bala, from the north take the M56 then the A494 to Bala, at Bala turn right onto the A4212 towards Trawsfynydd. Drive 3 miles to the village of Frongoch; we are just 1 mile past Frongoch (look out for the Rafting and Canoeing Sign).

Travelling to the NWWC from North West Wales:
From Snowdonia and North West Wales head east on the A5 500m past Cerrigydrudion turn right onto the B4501 and follow this road until the T junction with the A4212 at Frongoch and turn right. Follow the A4212 for approximately 1 mile and look out for the rafting and canoeing sign on the left.

Manchester to Frongoch - 1hr 50min - 86miles
London to Frongoch - 4hr 24 min - 217.8miles
Cardiff to Frongoch - 3hr 40min - 148.1miles
Edinburgh to Frongoch - 5hr 10min - 286.4miles
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne to Frongoch - 4hr 12min - 227.6miles
Taunton to Frongoch - 4hr 18min - 226.1miles

Public Transport Directions

You will need to travel by road to reach the centre, but you can get to within 2 hours by using public transport. The nearest stations to the centre are:

Rail - Wrexham General (roughly 50 minutes by car)
- Bangor (roughly 1 hour and 15 minutes by car)

Sea - Holyhead, Anglesey (roughly 2 hours by car)

Air - Liverpool or Manchester (roughly 1.5 hours by car)

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