Kingswood Colomendy Activity Centre Wales Day
Kingswood Colomendy, Loggerheads, Flintshire, CH7 5LB
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November, December
Listed under: Day Trip Destinations | Curriculum Subject / Activity Type | Ecology & Green Awareness | Outdoor Education | Outdoor Pursuits | Personal Development-Mentoring | Picnic Areas | Team Building | Water Sports | Wildlife and Nature Reserves | Bushcraft | Adventure Playgrounds | Citizenship | Environmental Studies | Geography | ICT | MFL | PE (Physical Education/Sport) | PSHE | Science | Adventure Activity Centre
What we offer
With 130 acres of breathtaking habitat for students to explore, surrounded by rolling hills and natural woodland, Colomendy offers vast open spaces stretching into the distance. It's an amazing environment that enriches the learning experience and helps young people turn classroom theory into hands-on practice.
With stimulating environments, state of the-art facilities and highly qualified instructors, we can work with you to go beyond classroom teaching and textbook theory. Accelerated learning by doing and the ultimate adventure activity experience; a chance to enhance education, put theory into practice and encourage independence, self-awareness and teamwork every day.
Colomendy is the perfect centre for any age group of students, with great facilities for environmental programmes. Geography, Biology and Field Study courses take advantage of the rich local environment available for GCSE and A Level students.
With all programmes tailored to help you meet your objectives, and unlimited help and guidance available every step of the way, at Kingswood we can provide that perfect blend of excitement, creative learning and adventure to meet your needs and requirements.
Key travel times by road: Liverpool: 1hr 15min, Manchester: 1hr 30min, Telford: 2hrs, Birmingham: 2hr 30min, Leicester: 2hr 45min, Coventry: 2hr 45min, Gloucester: 3hrs 15min, Cardiff: 3hr 45min
What makes us a great choice?
Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a Site of Special Scientific Interest, with woodland and water areas ideal for Environmental Field Studies and plenty of scenic walks.
Next to the Loggerheads Country Park, offering off-site study opportunities.
Moel Famou walks - incorporating part of the Offa's Dyke trail with stunning coastal and landscape views.
Over 40 activities, including a 3G swing and giant zipwire making the most of the stunning location.
On-site watersports lake, perfect for teamwork activities.
Dorms sleep 2-12 young people, some en-suite, with separate rooms for teachers.
Accreditation and Awards
Quality Badge awarded by Council for Learning Outside the Classroom
British Activity Providers Association
Association of Language Travel Organizations
British Educational Travel Association
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority
Institute for Outdoor Learning
What is typically included?
We tailor make all our programmes to fit with the needs of the group, please visit our website at
http://www.kingswood.co.uk to find out more about the programmes we offer.
Group Sizes Catered For
Materials, Resources & Information Provided
Welcome Guides, Teacher Pre-Visit Packs, Launching to parents and our latest offers are available on our Website.
Photography, Filming & Audio Restrictions
Please speak to our team regarding any photographic or AV requirements.
Risk Assessment Details
For information about booking and risk assessments please view our health and safety page at
All our programs are tailor made to suit each schools individual needs. For more information or a personalised quote, please call us on 0800 655 6564.
All requirements for your trip are explained in the pre-visit packs.
First Aid Information
There is always a fully qualified first aider on site for any medical emergencies.
Colomendy boasts a £1 million adventure park with three huge climbing and abseiling towers, high and low rope activities, an adrenaline 3G swing, a monster 200 metre Giant zipwire and a major simulated caving system built into a natural rock seam, along with a huge range of activities.
The River Alyn runs through the Northern end of the site, and alongside this we?ve constructed a purpose-built watersports lake offering canoeing, kayaking and raft building.
Accommodation for both teachers and students is either in our cabins, or towers, some with en-suite bathroom facilities, with upgrades of existing buildings providing a new reception, restaurant area and Evening Entertainment Zones. The centre site is fully secure with boundary fencing, security gates and CCTV.
Accessibility & Disabled Facilities
Please get in touch as this is assessed on a case by case basis, please call us on 0800 655 6564.
Opening Hours & Information
Centres are open 7 days a week all year round.
Fantastic experience. Everything you could ever need is on site with brilliant friendly staff. - Dunfermline High