Plas y Brenin location at Capel Curig
Set on the shoreline of Llynnau Mymbyr
Activity courses for all levels of ability

Plas y Brenin

An introduction to Plas y Brenin

Plas y Brenin offers Activity Holidays, Expeditions, Courses and Accommodation in Snowdonia. Hillwalking, Rock Climbing, NGB Qualifications, Orienteering, Welsh & Scottish Winter Training, Ski Slope, Alpine Trekking, Mountain Biking, Canoeing, Kayaking plus much much more...

At Plas y Brenin we like to think that we offer training opportunities that give you the best opportunity to make the most of your skills and ambitions. Our staff are amongst the most experienced, committed and competent outdoor enthusiasts you could ever hope to meet and it is their unique talents that make a visit to Plas y Brenin so special.

Whether you want a residential course, an update on the weather and climbing conditions, a bar meal and a chat or a qualification that could help you in your work you will find it here at the National Mountain Centre.

On our site you will find information about all the courses and facilities that PyB offers. To book just contact us directly, or print off a copy of our booking form (see our website).

Plas y Brenin is managed by the Mountain Training Trust. MTT is a registered charity, set up by the British Mountaineering Council, the Mountain leader Training Board, and the United Kingdom Mountain Training Board, specifically to run the centre. Plas y Brenin is under the direct management of the organisations whose members are the key users of the centre and its facilities.

Courses include:

  • Skiing
  • Alpine Courses
  • Hillwalking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Welsh Winter
  • Scottish Winter
  • Mountain Qualifications
  • Fast Track Instructor
  • Rapid Development Clinics
  • Personal Coaching
  • Orienteering
  • Mountain Biking
  • First Aid
  • Kayaking
  • Canoeing
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Alpine Paddling
  • BCU Qualifications
  • Multi Activity
  • Team Development
  • Adventure Days for Groups
  • Adventures Packages for Groups
  • Young People (12-17)
  • Family Adventure
  • Taster Sessions
  • Duke of Edinburgh Specials
  • Paddlesport Expedition Symposium

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Contact Details

Plas y Brenin, The National Mountain Centre
Capel Curig
LL24 0ET
T: 01690 720214