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Welcome to Gwent Adventures at Llandegfedd Reservoir

View of Llandegfedd Reservoir from the Eastern Picnic Area

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News Flash

The reservoir is closed to all recreational activities until 1st March 2015

From the start of the 2015 season, Welsh Water will run the water sports tuition and equipment hire service, formerly known as Gwent Adventures, from the new Water Sports Centre.

Terry Sculley owner and founder of Gwent Adventures has retired and Welsh Water has bought Gwent Adventures’ equipment and name.

Mike Walklin and Matt Philpot have joined Welsh Water to help in the run up to the start of the 2015 season to set up the new water sports tuition and equipment hire service to be run from the new Water Sports Centre.

The new contact telephone number 01495 769281. Ask for Mike Walklin or Matt Philpott

Please click on thelink below to view the latest newsletter from Welsh Water.

Click here to view a copy of the latest Welsh Water Newsletter

Funboat Sailing Experience

Have a go at sailing a laser funboat in this 3 hour session. The funboat is an excellent stepping stone into sailing bigger and quicker dinghies. 
The session lasting 3 hours is a great way to have a go at a new sport and maybe a new lifestyle
The session will show you everything you need to become a confident funboat sailor
At the end of the 3 hours you will be issued a ‘Funboat Licence’ which will mean you can come and hire a funboat whenever you like, subject to availability.
This is a great session which leads to sailing courses if you want to do them.

Cost - Adults £60 per person, children up to 16 years old £30 per person

Max 3 adults or 6 children


Watersports Experience

This 3hour session will give you the chance to experience the sports of Stand Up Paddleboarding
& Windsurfing.
These short taster sessions are an ideal way to try two sports at one go before deciding which is the sport for you and committing to a full course.

Cost - £70 per person

Mimimum of 4 people per course Maximum 6


Stand Up Paddleboarding Courses  £49

3 hour learn to paddleboard course
This course lasting 3 hours is a great way to discover this new sport and maybe a new lifestyle.
The course will introduce you to everything you need to know to get you SUPing.
You will learn a variety of paddle skills allowing you to paddle safely and with confidence.
On completion you will receive a Ready to Ride certificate and a Llandegfedd SUP licence.


We now offer RYA Power Boating Courses, Levels 1 & 2 plus Safety Boat (inland).

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First Aid

Basic First Aid Courses are now being organised. These are one day courses.

Please ring 01291 673002 for further information.

Forthcoming Courses

RYA Level 1 Sailing Courses (2 Day course)

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RYA Level 2 Sailing Courses (2 Day course)

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Windsurfing Introductory Course ( 3 hours )

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RYA Level 1 - Start Windsurfing Course (2 Day course)

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Intermediate Windsurfing Course (2 Day Course)

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Birthdays & Special Events

Stag & Hen Parties - Corporate Events - Family Parties - Social Groups - Youth Clubs

Throughout the season, Birthday & Special Event parties are available. These occasions normally consist of a morning or afternoon session of 2½ hours duration. The activities available are dinghy sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking raft building, paddleboarding and other land based Team Building activities.

Only one activity can take place during a single session, i.e. morning 10.00 am to 12.30 pm or afternoon 1.30 pm to 4.00 pm.

The cost of paddleboarding, canoeing, kayaking, raft building or Team Building activities is £120 for up to 8 participants, additional participants can be booked for raft Building & Team Building at a cost of £15 per person.

The cost of a sailing or windsurfing session is £120 for up to 6 participants.

We offer many other combinations of activities both land & water based. Please contact us for your 'tailor made' event

Click here to print Booking Form in PDF format

Check out the Team-Build web site at www.team-build.co.uk


Birthdays & Special Events at Gwent Adventures

Special Events


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T15 Update

Llandegfedd 'Reservoir Dogs' continue to dominate Junior Welsh Windsurfing by becoming
Welsh Champions for the fourth year in succession.

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Wildlife Page

Check out our new wildlife page (click for more details)

Season Permits

Those wishing to purchase a season ticket for the 2014 season should contact Welsh Water rangers office (Tel: 01495 769281).

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  Updated 25th August 2014