Learning Through Adventure

Residentials, Activities, Accommodation in North Wales

Specialists in Outdoor Education & Activity Residential Courses.

Arete Outdoor Centre

Arete Outdoor Centre are experts in providing Outdoor Education courses for schools and groups.  Our adventurous outdoor activity programme makes full use of the mountains of Snowdonia, coastline of Anglesey and the many rivers and lakes.  Our instructors focus on the many educational benefits that outdoor learning brings, incorporating both the activities and residential setting at the centre.

Why is Arete Outdoor Centre unique?

  • All off site activities, with easy access to the mountains and the coast of North Wales.
  • One designated instructor per activity group, for continuity and to enable that your groups learning objectives are met.
  • True flexibility, we can finalise the activity and venues on a daily basis. Once the instructor gets to know their group they can choose the most appropriate adventure for each individual and match it perfectly to the changing weather.
  • A staff team that boasts the highest qualifications and many years of experience, to intermittently know the seemingly endless permutations of activities and venues in North Wales.  

With separate areas, we can accommodate and cater for group sizes from 10 to 100 pupils.  We will ensure everything runs smoothly from pre course preparation to post course reviews.  Our team is flexible to meet the needs of both pupils and course leaders alike.  Please view our activities, primary school or secondary school overview, information on DofE, or gaining qualifications.