For a sense of freedom that can only be gained from gliding across water, why not give sailing a try?
The Adventure and Watersports centre at Bala, on the edge of Snowdonia National Park, runs a range of Royal Yachting Association-accredited courses, from beginner’s level upwards, covering everything you’ll need, from rigging to rudders.
HOW TO GET THERE
From the M6, take the M54 towards Telford. Follow the A5 around Shrewsbury, taking the B4396 until you reach Bala.
FIND OUT MORE
Bala Lake Foreshore, Bala, Gwynedd LL23 7SR