Snowdonia


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Snowdonia

1. a massif in NW Wales, in Gwynedd, the highest peak being Snowdon
2. a national park in NW Wales, in Gwynedd and Conwy: includes the Snowdonia massif in the north. Area: 2189 sq. km (845 sq. miles)
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Louise McWatt, from Adventure Parc Snowdonia, said: "They surfed the beginner and intermediate waves during a lesson with the head of Adventure Parc Snowdonia's surf academy, Zac Pierce, from Llanfairfechan.
Louise McWatt from Adventure Parc Snowdonia said: "They surfed the beginner and intermediate waves during a lesson with the head of Adventure Parc Snowdonia's surf academy, Zac Pierce from Llanfairfechan.
The hotel will feature a zip wire which can 'fly' guests to check-in at their hotel, by flying across Surf Snowdonia's 300-metre surf lagoon.
The proposed investment - that will now go out to public consultation -- will effectively double Surf Snowdonia's workforce, creating more than 100 new jobs and make it a 12 month a year operation.
Built on the site of a former aluminium factory on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park and the River Conwy, Surf Snowdonia generates the world's longest man-made surfing wave - up to 2m high - every minute.
Helped by members of the family, including parents, brother and nieces, Richard has created a beautiful garden centre which is a destination for keen gardeners who come from far and wide for the Snowdonia Nurseries 'experience'.
Many of the runners in the 2,200-strong field wore pink in a tribute to missing Machynlleth toddler April Jones, and to mark the 30th anniversary of the event there were 10 National Trust entrants all raising money for the Snowdonia Appeal to fund vital conservation work.
The personal injury lS awyer with New Law Solicitors in Cardiff said: "I'm a keen runner but this is my first marathon and I wanted to push myself a little further and that's why I've chosen Snowdonia. I also want to raise as much as I can for Macmillan because they provide so much help and support for people affected by cancer in Wales.
Christopher Oliver, from the Devizes area of Wiltshire, died while rock climbing on Cader Idris in Snowdonia with the group, when he plunged down a gully.
Managing director for Adventure Parc Snowdonia Andy Ainscough said: "Our phase two evolution is all about building on what we've established since we launched in 2015: a flagship adventure and lifestyle destination for Wales, the UK and beyond.
A ground-breaking ceremony was held at the Conwy Valley surf lagoon this week for Hilton Garden Inn Snowdonia. The 106-bedroom, fourstorey hotel is likely to welcome its first guests in 2020 and follows the development of activity centre Adrenaline Indoors, which will open on August 1.