2017 Bear Grylls Survival Academy Course Dates Released!

We've got some very exciting news! The dates for our 2017 Bear Grylls Survival Academy courses are now released. With these courses being such a popular choice within our activity park, it’s essential you book early for them by calling us on 01766 523119 to avoid any disappointment. The Bear Grylls Survival Academy is unique and exclusive to Dragon Raiders, and is a fantastic opportunity to test your outdoor skills and knowledge, as well as giving you the opportunity to learn incredibly useful survival techniques. Bear Grylls Survival Academy X2 Snowdon Challenge This fantastic 2 day Snowdon Challenge course will have you transported via helicopter to a remote area within the Carneddau Ridge. From there, it’s up to you to survive by finding your food rations in the aircraft wreckage. Seek shelter in a derelict quarry, and utilise your newly learned navigation and fire lighting techniques. You’ll be covering 18km over two days – so it’s essential that you’re in good fitness and health before taking part. You’ll also be taught wilderness stalking and concealment techniques, as well as creating emergency survival shelter builds. The course is limited to over 18s only, due to the intensity of it. This incredible… read more

Dragon Raiders Gift Vouchers

Are you struggling to think of a gift idea for a particular friend or family member? If they enjoy getting outdoors and becoming a little muddy – our adventure day gift vouchers might just be the perfect gift for them. We offer gift vouchers for each of our activities, so it’s up to you to decide which one you think your friend or family member would prefer doing the most! To help you out, we’ve made a run-down of the activities we have on offer. Segway X2 Adventures Our Segway adventures are 60 minutes long, and will have you gliding through our scenic forest or off-road on our rally trek! There’s a family, adult or senior trek to select from, depending on who is in your group. Segways are incredibly easy to learn to use and once you’ve started, you won’t want to stop. Don’t hold back - enjoy splashing through muddy puddles within the forest, as your gliding suit will prevent your clothes from becoming dirty. You’ll also be given a safety demonstration and a helmet. The Segway adventures are priced at £30 per person, and are suitable for anyone over the age of 10. Paintball Park Our Paintball… read more

October Half Term Activities at Dragon Raiders

Now booking for October 2016 half term dates! Note: most school half term dates this year are from 21st October to 31st October. We are a pre-book only business, please organise your visit with us before you arrive. Dragon Raiders are taking bookings for a range of activities that can be enjoyed within our activity park. Group activities from paintballing and segway rides to Bear Grylls Survival Half Day Adventure courses ensure there is something for everyone to enjoy during the upcoming half term.   Paintballing Our paintball park is long established and recognised as a 5 star member of the UK British Paintball Association. Enjoyed by many, it is a great activity for those looking for a group activity that combine adrenaline, adventure, team work and fun. Our paintball game zones are set in over 30 acres of forest and game types/arenas have been designed to give you the ultimate paintball experience. Whether you are coming as a group or individual, beginner or master, school group or corporate team, Dragon Raiders paintballing can cater for you. Various dates and time available Telephone us on 01766 523119 to discuss a suitable date/ more information, alternatively complete the online enquiry form… read more

Dragon Raiders is Now a Pre Book Business Only

Due to our continued success we would like to announce that Dragon Raiders is now a pre-book business only. From September you must please call us on 01766 523199 prior to visiting to make a booking.  All bookings between 9am - 5pm. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. We look forward to seeing you soon!   read more

Brand New Courses at Dragon Raiders Activity Park!

Dragon Raiders Activity Park has been working very hard over the last couple months to provide all of you with some fantastic new courses! In addition to the brilliant Bear Grylls Survival Academy, the adrenaline-fuelled paintball experience and our Segway X2 Adventures, you can now book yourself onto an experience of a lifetime with the new Snowdon X2 Challenge and Wild Camp Survival courses. The Snowdon X2 Challenge is the ultimate 2-day expedition filled with various challenges, activities and thrilling experiences. Activities during the survival course include an exciting helicopter pick-up and drop-off into a remote location, descending down 100ft waterfalls, dynamic self-rescue techniques and foraging for food to survive your stay. The price of the 2-day course is inclusive of all meals and accommodation, plus we supply a large amount of the necessary equipment to prevent you from bringing any of the heavy stuff for the journey. This includes knife, sleeping bag, rucksack, water bottle and more. The Snowdon X2 Challenge is available to over 18 years of age only. Although this new challenge has a strict age restriction, we also have our second new addition to Dragon Raiders Activity Park, which is the Wild Camp Survival course. We have adult only courses running and also family courses. Whether you’re looking… read more

Dragon Raiders Have Exciting News On The Way!

The summer holidays have officially begun and what better way to spend the summer than visiting Dragon Raiders Activity Park for Paintball, Segway Adventures and our popular Bear Grylls Survival Academy. We have some fantastic outdoor activities in Snowdonia for you all to come along and try with friends and family, or even for a corporate day out for some team building exercises. No matter what your reason is we are here to bring you an adrenaline-fuelled, fun-packed and memorable day out. Dragon Raiders Activity Park is currently planning some brilliant new courses which will be arriving in due course. Therefore be sure to ‘Like’ our Facebook page, follow us on Twitter and keep visiting our blog for further information over the upcoming weeks. Better yet, subscribe to our newsletter by filling in the quick form at the bottom of the website to get news delivered directly to your inbox. Fear not, we don’t want you to miss out on fantastic offers in the meantime as we eagerly await, so we have a special offer on at the moment for our paintball activity; Groups of ten or more will receive one free entry and 500 paintballs free of charge! This… read more

We Won A Certificate of Excellence 2015!

The whole team here at Dragon Raiders Activity Park are extremely happy to announce that we have won a Certificate of Excellence 2015 by TripAdvisor. This is for our consistently great reviews we receive on our TripAdvisor profile, so a big thank you to all who have left such positive words. We provide a fantastic selection of outdoor activities in Snowdonia for all the family to participate in and enjoy. These range from paintball, Segway adventures and the increasingly popular Bear Grylls Survival Academy. Not only have your kind reviews provided us with this amazing achievement, but they also enable us to improve our services, activities and your overall experience at our activity park during your visit. Therefore if you have visited us in the past, whether it was earlier this month or last year, but have not yet submitted your review then now is the perfect time to do so. It is very simple, just scroll to the bottom of this page and you will see our TripAdvisor review widget. We greatly appreciate every one’s responses to our outdoor activities in Snowdonia. Don’t forget that we have some fantastic deals available for your visit. If you are looking for… read more

Bear Grylls is Wales’ Adventure Ambassador for 2016!

Bear Grylls is now the Adventure Ambassador, alongside Richard Parks for Wales 2016. We have some fantastic outdoor activities in Snowdonia available at our activity park, and the Bear Grylls Survival Academy is one of them and was designed by the man himself. A Welsh Government tourism campaign is currently set in place to promote Wales as the world’s ‘capital of adventure tourism’ and will be launched by the two adrenaline junkies themselves. On 9th April 2015, the deputy minister for culture, sport and tourism Ken Skates will be launching a series of themed years, which will begin with the Year of Adventure in 2016. This theme will then be followed by the Year of Legends 2017 and Year of the Sea in 2018. Mr Skates has promised to take part on a number of adventures throughout the year and said, “For the year of adventure in 2016 we’re going to work with partners to make sure that anyone who wants to can experience adventure in our fantastic landscapes and environment. Richards Parks, the new Adventure Ambassador alongside Bear Grylls mentioned, “Throughout my life the landscape of Wales has been the foundation to all my endeavours. “From hill repeats on… read more

Enjoy Your Easter With Dragon Raiders!

Easter is just around the corner and we have a great choice of outdoor activities in Snowdonia for all of the family to enjoy. First up is our popular Bear Grylls Survival Academy which offers participants an adventure and an experience you won’t get elsewhere. This survival challenge is a rare opportunity to learn Bear Gryll’s survival techniques, which includes a combination of obstacles around a course in our woodland area. The course will teach you how to make and build a fire, finding and eating wild foods whilst learning water purification techniques and then building a survival shelter. All participants will receive a Bear Grylls Survival Academy Certificate at the end of their challenge, providing you all with the perfect memoir of a fun and exhilarating day out with friends and family. In addition to the survival academy, we offer other outdoor activities in Snowdonia including Paintball and Segway X2 Adventures. Paintball is a great opportunity to get a large group of friends and family together over the Easter holidays and get a little competitive. Dragon Raiders has the ultimate paintball park set over 30 acres of woodland areas, with a number of game zones set out for an… read more

We’re the Perfect Place for School Activity Days in North Wales!

Dragon Raiders Activity Park is based in North Wales in the beautiful woodlands for all to enjoy. We have over 10 years’ experience working with schools and young people, making us the perfect people to arrange your school activity days in North Wales. We offer a range of activities that are both fun and educational, plus they can be tailored to suit your specific requirements. Our three main activities are: Bear Grylls Survival Academy Adventure Day Challenge | This is an opportunity to be able to spend the day learning Bear Gryll’s extreme survival techniques. This is combined with adventure tasks set by Bear and his team and then incorporated into exhilarating and fun fuelled challenges. An obstacle course is set up for later on in the day, once the whole team have mastered the core survival skills. The skills you’ll learn on the day vary between how to make a fire, eating wild foods and water purification techniques and how to build a shelter for the ultimate survival experience. Dragon Raiders Paintball Park | If you’re looking for adrenaline, adventure and a fun-packed day then paintballing is a great choice for school activity days in North Wales. Our paintballing… read more