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As seen on BBC Countryfile! Adventures, activities and experience days within small groups in the Brecon Beacons National Park. Activities include personal guided tours, Sheep Trekking where you walk with a sheep(!), Shearing, Dinky Donkey Walking...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 7DG, Wales
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+44 1874 749092
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great afternoon we had. We did this experience with 2 friends. Nicola and her father took us trekking through the Beacons with a sheep each which we had on lead ropes. Along the way we learnt so much about these lovely animals and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely review Peggy. So glad you had a good time in spite of the return to more wintry weather this week! Hope to see you on another Good Day Out soon. Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bought this for my mum's 66th birthday, called on the morning of the experience just to check all was ok due to the weather, staff very friendly and accommodating. The pigs are just amazing and can honestly say just how fantastic this experience is. I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you had a great time & you missed Freya! Many thanks for taking the time to review, Very best wishes Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As part of our St David's Day celebration we decided to go on an exciting piggy walk in the magnificent Brecon Beacons. Even before we arrived, Helena contacted us a few days before to check on the children's dietary requirements and also to ensure we...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lovely review, thanks - and also a big thank you for choosing a Good Day Out for St David's Day! Hope to entice you back again soon. Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this activity as a valentines present for my partner and I'm so glad I did. The pigs were so funny and cute, we enjoyed a really relaxing stroll down the lane with them, feeding them as we went, and then took in the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Such a nice present for Valentines Day!! So glad you had a great time and do hope you'll come back, maybe in the summer, when the valley is lush and green. Many thanks for leaving such a nice review Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited during half term as a special surprise for our large family. Good day out were very accommodating for such a large group and our age range varied from 6 to 70! We met the four kona kona pigs and they were huge but...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So pleased you had a lovely time, although the weather has really just been amazing for February! Hope to see you all on another Good Day Out soon, Kind regards Julia

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an amazing one day course in the Brecon Beacons National Park (a treat in itself)! I came away with all the information and practice that I needed to lay our hedge at home. Our tutor, Paul, was great! He was patient, helpful, knowledgeable,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jill H
Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to send this review Jill, although this course is always in the Winter months you did get the best possible weather! Good luck with tackling your own hedge and let us know how you get on. Hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely afternoon with Maverick, Goose and Julia, walking through the wonderful Brecon Beacons. Although it was a bit chilly in February, the walk was sheltered and we kept warm, and even managed an outside picnic. We had our two children (12 and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey, what a lovely review. Was great to meet you and hope to see you again soon - such a relief to have had such a mild winter although a bit chilly on the day. Very best wishes Julia

Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely time walking with the pigs, Helena was a great host. The pigs were extremely friendly and full of personality, we had a lot of fun feeding them. After the walk we enjoyed tea, coffee and cakes - this was a lovely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2019

Thanks Ellie for taking the time to write such a great review. Love the Pig-tures!!!! Piggies do look muddy but enjoying there walk after all the snow & ice. Hope to see you again soon Best wishes Julia

Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

Had a great day learning hedgelaying on a farm near Talachddu in the beacons national park. Paul Kent my teacher was very knowledgeable about the subject (and trees in general) and had many a related anecdote to relay. We were split into two small groups,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2019

Love the hair shirt nitty gritty of your review, and thanks so much for taking the time to write this. Hedge Laying is always going to err on the side of mud as a Winter only activity, but so pleased you enjoyed it and it...More

Reviewed 30 January 2019

Awesome. Wanted to know about how and why we lay hedges, plus soak up some of the cultural and traditional rural knowledge in this ancient practice. Totally hit the spot. Well organised, friendly, great teachers (2 of them!), nice group, gave me exactly what I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2019

Thanks so much for taking the time to write such a splendid review. So glad the mud & impending didn't put you off, but one of the hazards of a winter course! Hope to entice you back for another Good Day Out soon Kind regards...More

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Kathy B
29 December 2018|
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Response from Julia B | Property representative |
We have several different experiences starting from £15 for a child and £25 for an adult. Have a look at our website for full info & availability. Kind regards, Julia
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Emily S
29 September 2017|
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Hi Emily, sorry, only just saw this! What were you trying to purchase as I'm afraid none of our experiences are free. It is possible there weren't enough available places so it wouldn't let you purchase. Kind regards Julia... More
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