Whitewater Rafting, Llangollen

Whitewater Active

Available to 18 January 2025
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Book tickets with your family now to experience one of the most exciting Whitewater Rafting adventures in North Wales!

Please note: Whitewater Active, Llangollen, require a minimum of four people to book tickets. To book a session for less than four, please call the office to check availability. 

Located on one of the best rivers in the UK to raft on, Whitewater Active offers you the exciting opportunity to ride the rapids and experience nature like never before.

With rapids ranging from 2-4, this adventure will treat you and your family to one of the best rafting experiences, complete with breathtaking views and exhilarating rapids.

Once kitted up, you'll be taken to the picturesque Horseshoe Falls. After an individual safety briefing, you're ready to tackle the twists and turns that await you. Head out to rapids such as Serpents Tail, Tombstones and Town Falls.

The bridge in Llangollen offers friends and family a perfect viewing point to come and watch as you conquer the rapids on one of the best whitewater rafting experiences in North Wales!

About your adventure:

  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Route length: 4km
  • Availability: 7 days a week
  • Location: Llangollen
  • Session times: 9:30am, 10:15am, 1:30pm and 2:15pm. (Note: 2:15pm is only available April - October)
  • Please note that that the rafts can hold up to 6 customers plus the instructor and they have 10 rafts so are able to accommodate 60 people per morning and afternoon session!

This adventure is for you if you're:

  • Minimum age: Eight years old
  • Maximum weight: 120kg

What to bring:

  • Lace up trainers (NO beach shoes, open toes, sandals or crocs)
  • Swimwear
  • Shorts (To wear over your wetsuit)
  • Towel

Book tickets now to secure your place on one of the most memorable, exciting, family-friendly water activities in North Wales!

Whitewater Active is the home of adventure, so why not check out more? Try White Water River Bugs, Gorge Walking, Full Day Canyoning and Half Day Rock Climbing & Abseiling!

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How to find us

Please note: Unless specified otherwise, all activities and bookings will meet at Riverbanc.


Bridge St, Llangollen, LL20 8PF

By car:

As you enter Llangollen from the A539, turn left over the bridge onto Castle Street.

Take the first left onto Bridge Street.

Continue for a short distance and you'll find the property on the right-hand side.

By train:

Although direct train services to Llangollen are no longer available, you can use a mix of train and bus travel from various points of travel throughout the UK.

Nearby train stations include:

  • Chirk Station, located five miles away.
  • Berwyn Station, found along the A5 to the right when coming from Llangollen Town. 
  • Glyndyfrdwy Station, located off the A5 road west of Llangollen.
  • Corwen Station, easily accessible from various directions. 

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  • Changing Rooms
  • Parking in the local town
  • Food & Drink at Riverbanc

Whitewater Active provides rafts that hold six customers, plus one an instructor. There are 10 rafts that can accommodate 60 people per morning and afternoon session. 

Whitewater Active state that you don't have to be able to swim to enjoy the activity, but you must be confident in water.

Yes, Whitewater Active's activity centre is equipped with toilets, changing rooms, showers and storage boxes for personal belongings. 

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