Browsing local attractions within 25 miles of Stableyard 4 Star Guest Accommodation
On the border between England and Wales, this charming rural track is set in glorious countryside beside the River Dee. 15 days racing per year plus conference and banqueting facilities for up to 300.
From the Llangollen Wharf you can embark on either a horse drawn boat trip or a motorised aqueduct cruise, both of which take in the magical sights and sounds of the beautiful Llangollen Canal.
Safe and Sound Outdoors, Chapel Street, Llangollen, LL20 8NW, Tel: 01978 860471, www.sasoutdoors.co.uk(11 miles, 18 km)
Come along and try Whitewater Rafting here in North Wales, we have one of the best rivers in the UK to raft on.
The Boardroom is one mighty fine indoor climbing venue. Stylish, relaxed and friendly with some beautiful blocs, lead and top rope lines providing over 1000m² of climbing as well as having the UK’s first PSICOBLOC!
46 Clwyd Street, RUTHIN, Denbighshire, LL15 1HP, Tel: 01824 708281, www.ruthingaol.co.uk(18 miles, 30 km)
Explore Ruthin Gaol - one of North Wales' most fascinating buildings. From 1654 to 1916 thousands of prisoners - men, women and children, innocent and guilty passed through its gates. Now it's your turn!
Motor Museum displaying cars and motorcycles from the 1920s to the 1970s, also large range of spares for collectors' vehicles and collections of models and automobilia. Motoring reference library, plus a small canal exhibition.
Whitewater Active, Chapel Street, Llangollen, LL20 8NW, Tel: 01978 860471, www.whitewateractive.co.uk(11 miles, 18 km)
Start your adventure here. To raft down rapids, climb a rock face or descend into cool green crevices is to get really close to nature and the real wild world.
CHESTER, Cheshire, CH2 1LH, Tel: 01244 380280, www.chesterzoo.org(15 miles, 25 km)
Chester Zoo has been voted the UK’s number one zoo and we can see why. With 1.4 million visitors every year, 12,000 wild and wonderful animals from 400 exotic and endangered species there is so much to see and do.
Welcome to the Stream in the Sky Eirlys is the Welsh word for "snowdrop". Our narrowboat Eirlys has been a regular sight on the Llangollen canal for over three decades and was joined by our restaurant boat To
Set in the heart of the North Wales Borderlands - it's the only place in Wales you can try all this! Climbing (biggest wall in NE Wales), high ropes course, archery, orienteering, KMX karting plus more. A great day for the whole family.
Castle Street, RUTHIN, Denbighshire, LL15 1DP, Tel: 01824 709822, Email, www.denbighshire.gov.uk/en/visitor/places-to-visit/museums-and-historic-houses/nantclwyd-y-dre.aspx(18 miles, 29 km)
Wales' oldest timbered town house, recently restored to reflect 7 periods of its history and development. Visitors can walk back in time from the 1940's to 1435.