CORONAVIRUS UPDATE AS OF 26TH MARCH 2020

From 20th March, Telford and Wrekin Council has temporarily closed Arthog Outdoor Education Centre, to help minimise the spread of the Coronavirus.
During these challenging times we would like to reassure our users and parents that we are adopting a supportive and flexible approach to our scheduled booking over the next 3months.
All School and Group Booking Organisers please click Coronavirus Update for more information relating to your booking.
In the meantime, we would like to wish you all well, and look forward to seeing you return for more happy days at Arthog.
 

Arthog Outdoor Education Centre is a purpose built residential centre within its own private grounds in a stunning location overlooking Barmouth Bay and the Mawddach estuary. The coastline is varied, with a mix of expansive sandy beaches, rocky shores and cliffs. The seaside village of Fairbourne is close by and the small coastal town of Barmouth sits across the estuary from us - accessible on foot via the railway viaduct.

The centre has established an excellent reputation as a leading provider of adventure activities, capitalising on the diversity and quality of activity venues in this extraordinary corner of North Wales. 

From here it is a short step to the majestic slopes of Cader Idris, the stunning coastline and Mawddach estuary, the challenging trails of Coed y Brenin forest and the historic towns of Barmouth and Dolgellau.


The area abounds with opportunities for enjoying the outdoors at many different levels, but equally offers the visitor a rare glimpse of a landscape influenced by human activity over thousands of years. Ancient burial sites, standing stones and hill forts, are intermingled with more recent castles, mines and settlements.