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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
Rhoscolyn, Wales
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Reviewed 30 October 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 5 October 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 6 October 2018

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

Reviewed 21 August 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 22 August 2018

Thanks Julia Glad you all enjoyed it! Andy

Reviewed 12 August 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 12 August 2018

You’re welcome! Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 23 June 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 25 June 2018

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

Reviewed 21 June 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 22 June 2018

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

Reviewed 2 June 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
Thank Kate S
Reviewed 31 May 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 1 June 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 29 May 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 30 May 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 ;)

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Great morning out on the water with our instructor, Andy. Two novices, he got us going on the water quickly and safely, with lots of opportunity to practice our skills, or lack of!, whilst we made our way around the coastline and the nooks and...More

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

Thanks Lorraine, it was a pleasure being out with you.

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13 November 2015|
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