Year 7 Residential Trip - Why Not Keep up to Date with All the Fun

Posted: 12/07/2016

 Plas C 2015 Rock ClimbersThis year we return to Plas Caerdeon Outdoor Education Centre at Bontduu, near Barmouth.  This is a lovely centre situated in its own grounds and beautiful surroundings. The views across the Mawddach Estuary to Cadair Idris are stunning. The accommodation is modernised and the food is very good.

A trip of this sort presents students with a range of opportunities which we cannot provide within school itself.  For instance, the activities on offer include hill-walking, archery, rock climbing, kayaking, gorge walking, beach exploration and low ropes course.  We include some environmental awareness work while out on the hills and on the beach also. 

Looking after oneself when away from home and working as a team are valuable ‘growing-up’ experiences and students will learn to become more responsible and independent through the challenges faced at Plas Caerdeon.  We also aim to have fun!

The visits take place between Friday 15th July and Thursday 21st July 2016.  This will allow for two sessions.  Each group will comprise of approximately 40 students, having a three night stay at Plas Caerdeon.

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