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Go Below Underground Adventures

A5 trunk road at the junction with the B4406 to Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0PN, Wales
+44 1690 710108
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Go below Ultimate challenge

Just back from a day on the Ultimate Extreme challenge, which was fantastic day. It is physically... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Joanna C
Great birthday treat!

Booked as a surprise for my 13 year olds birthday along her brothers aged 11 and 20. All returned... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shelley W
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Totally different! Totally exhilarating! Go Below is a unique adventure activity taking people on exciting half day underground trips in the abandoned mines of Snowdonia! Challenge yourself with an abseil, zip line, boating, scrambling and climbing a waterfall as you move through this fascinating environment with info on the industrial history and artefacts to see on request.Trips run daily all year round and online booking now available! See our website for more info, photos and video and follow us on Facebook and Twitter! No potholing, no squeezing through tight gaps and no experience necessary! All weather and all equipment and footwear provided! Join us and get in on the caving action for some serious underground fun!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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A5 trunk road at the junction with the B4406 to Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0PN, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Just back from a day on the Ultimate Extreme challenge, which was fantastic day. It is physically demanding and you need to complete a range of climbs, traverses and zip wires. It was also very informative about the mine and the lives of the miners,...More

Thank Joanna C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked as a surprise for my 13 year olds birthday along her brothers aged 11 and 20. All returned back to me with big smiles on their faces and chatted about their adventure for ages before falling to sleep on our journey home, what more...More

Thank Shelley W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Look I'm going to be honest about a day at the new extreme go below 2017 adventure now for the day overall was fantastic, Matthew and Seb brilliant at the job... was it physical yes it was very physica, was informative yes it was very...More

Thank craigiboy21
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just back from an amazing day on the Hero Extreme, Mathew & Seb were brilliant guides, made it fun yet also kept us informed of the history behind the mines, this is our second adventure with Go Below and once again we thoroughly enjoyed it...More

Thank TONY S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Brought my dad this trip for fathers day and it was amazing! The staff were friendly Pete and John and they couldnt be more helpful. It starts with quite a long hike up a steap bit of hill so you must make sure you are...More

Thank Pippa B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went on the Challenge trip and had an amazing time. Mick and Seb the guys were brilliant, really friendly and reassuring. Mick had a great knowledge of the area and its history. He clearly loves the place and has a great respect for it...More

Thank Caroline1967
Reviewed 5 days ago

Myself and 4 other friends did the Go Below Ultimate Extreme trip today, which was lead by Elton and Pred, with Gavin shadowing. We had an excellent day, the whole trip was fantastic and gets very exciting in places, especially the 'free fall'. This place...More

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A huge thanks to Matt and Iain for being such good guides. The exsperence was brilliant, we had a fantastic group and loads of fun.

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here as a group for whole day . Really fun, challenging and informative experience. Fantastic staff (Amanda and Phil) very knowledgeable. Thoroughly enjoyed the day. Especially, the freefall :-)

Thank Lee A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went by mini bus , given safety gear , about 20 minute walk up hill to mine .( The wife and I are both getting on , so you don't need to be Arnold swartzniger , but healthy , and mobile , ) it is...More

Thank mike7463
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DCBA3
Hi, what time shall we arrive at your site if we book the 12:00 time slot?
12 May 2017|
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Response from GoBelow | Property representative |
Hi DCBA3, Thank you for your message. 12 noon is the time we meet so there's no need to arrive much before this. 10 minutes or so is fine. We do have a lovely cafe serving breakfasts and lunches so do feel free to arrive... More
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Mariam K
Is this suitable for elderly? My mother is 55 years old and she enjoys walking but not really intense/heavy work out.
7 May 2017|
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Response from GoBelow | Property representative |
Hi Mariam, Thanks for your question. As long as your mother is able to be on the go for a good few hours then she'll be fine. We do not require any previous experience and there are plenty of rests and stops along the... More
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Faye B
Hi, For the go below ultimate extreme challenge what would we need to bring with us if anything? Do you need wellies? Thanks
15 February 2017|
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Response from GoBelow | Property representative |
Hi Faye, Thanks for your question, RBrunning has pretty much answered your question for me (thank you) but yes we do provide wellies as they are better equipped to deal with the wet slate. It's around 10 degrees in the mine... More
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