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We are an outdoor activities company offering kayaking, climbing, hillwalking, canoeing, and sea kayaking. We also offer First Aid training and coach education
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Ffordd Caergybi, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll LL61 5SX, Wales
+44 7803 146897
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

Over the last 2 days I had the opportunity to join Rich when he came up to work with Cullercoats Bike and Kayak to provide the assessment and accreditation course for the British Canoeing 3* Sea Sit-on Course. The venue was the North Sea around...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2017

A family group of 5 of us went out with Rich today and had a great experience. Some had previous experience and some were novices. He gave a good briefing and took us out for a few hours with regular stops and lots of local...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed January 7, 2017

We tried kayaking and indoor climbing on two separate occasions. I have physical disabilities so I need a instructor that is willing to think outside the box and spend time to adapt activities as required. Rich and Emma are so positive and I am happy...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Kimbailey2016
MonActive, Owner at Mon Active, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2017

Thank you for your kind review, Kimberley. It was a pleasure to take you and Stu out on both occasions - next time I'll try and arrange some better weather for the kayaking. Cheers Rich

Reviewed December 6, 2016

We've been out twice with Rich now. First time along the Menai Straits and second around Great Orme/Llandudno bay. Both times have been fantastic! I was very nervous the first time but after ten minutes was at ease and felt very safe in Rich's company....More

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Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed September 20, 2016

Getting further, faster, with developing my kayaking techniques. The one to one tuition is excellent, delivered in appropriate, accessible, coastal venues.

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Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Z2412JFmikeh
Reviewed January 8, 2016

As Rich and Emma have now set up Mon Active, it only right that I write about my experience of different adventures with Rich and Emma. It is important to note that I have and continue to recommend the services that they provide to friends...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Claire H
Reviewed January 7, 2016

I had limited experience of Kayaking and none on the sea; I would consider myself an anxious beginner. I went out as part of a group in May 14, prior to the paddle, Rich very kindly and discreetly provided me with a wet suit that...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Helen F
Reviewed January 7, 2016

When trying to gain experience Sea Kayaking Richard provided excellent professional and knowledgeable advice and filled me with such confidence that now whenever I want to do anything on Anglesea Rich (at Mon Active) is my go to man.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Canyon-Wales
Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

My fiancée and I visited North Wales and were inspired by the area (as you can't help but be! ) to do something adventurous. Mon Active took us out on the Menai Strait in their kayaks, they provided all the equipment we needed and all...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed January 6, 2016

I wanted to organise a climbing wall session for a group of families with young children (aged 2-6) but none of the parents had the experience to lead it. Rich was an excellent instructor for us. The children all liked him and trusted him. He...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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