Adventure activities

Explore our first line-up drop for 2024.

Top up your daily dose of adventure by adding an adventure activity to your Love Trails experience. All adventure passes include minibus transfer to and from the festival site (although you’re welcome to run or hike if you’d prefer), all gear, qualified instructors, and safety where appropriate.

The backdrop for adventures at Love Trails Festival are the beaches and coastal paths of the Gower Peninsula, the UK's first designated & protected Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

Sea Kayaking

Adventure Activity

Sea Kayaking

$80.24/pp

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WHEN

Friday, Saturday, Sunday

START POINT

Oxwich Bay (includes mini bus transfer to / from festival site)

ABOUT

Experience the charm of Oxwich Bay nestled on the south coast of the Gower Peninsula, on our guided sea kayaking excursion. Led by qualified instructors, this 2.5 hour outing boasts stunning vistas of rugged cliffs and pristine beaches, each stroke taking you closer to the headland out to sea, before returning back to Oxwich Bay.

Designed for participants of all skill levels, but particularly for those with endurance, the instructors will be there to help you navigate the waters with confidence. 

Each session includes a mini bus transfer to & from festival site, and all safety equipment. 

If you’d prefer to make your own way there, then it's roughly a 10-12km hike or run each way.

Wild Foraging Walk

Adventure Activity

Wild Foraging Walk

$40.12/pp

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TYPE

Adventure activity

WHEN

Friday, Saturday, Sunday

START POINT

Weobley Castle

PACE

Socially paced walk, with plenty of stops

EXTRA INFO

On sale now. View adventure pass policy & FAQs here.

All adventures run from 9am until 4pm on Friday 12th July, Saturday 13th July and Sunday 14th July 2024, and spots are available on a first come, first serve basis. 

ABOUT

A unique and wild guided foraging walk with expert forager and wilderness survival instructor, Andrew Price. Includes two hour session along the Gower salt marshes, straight out of the festival site. 

The session includes a two guided foraging walk on the Gower salt marshes led by Andrew Price. The pace will be slow and steady, and you'll stop regularly to learn about the flora and fauna.

Andrew Thomas Price is a television presenter, motivational coach and speaker, Bushcraft and survival Instructor, Mountain leader adventurer and naturalist. You'll meet Andrew at a location just outside the festival site (about a 10 minute walk away), and begin a two hour guided foraging walk.

Wine Tasting Experience

ADVENTURE ACTIVITY

Wine Tasting Experience

£30

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TYPE

Adventure activity

WHEN

Friday, Saturday, Sunday

DISTANCE

Approx. 4km

PACE

Socially paced run

EXTRA INFO

Run to Wine Tasting takes place twice daily on Friday, Saturday & Sunday at either 12:30 or 15:00. Follow the 'Book Now' button above to book your time slot.

The guided run will meet at the castle. If you'd prefer to miss out the run, you can meet the group when they return, approximately 30 minutes after they start the run. Wine Tasting will take approximately 90 minutes.

Final info will be included in your E-Ticket, sent to you by email 7 days before the event. 

ABOUT

Taste meets adventure & elegance in this unique wine tasting experience set against the backdrop of Weobley Castle. Take part in the optional guided 4km run out onto the salt marshes, returning to savour four exquisite wines, each carefully selected by your sommelier. 

The guided run will take you straight out onto the Estuary, crossing the meandering waters on the salt marsh, alongside the sheep and wild ponies that graze the marshes. Socially paced, with plenty of stops, the run is an opportunity to chat to the rest of the group, before settling in for your wine tasting experience. 

Tasting takes place back at Weobley Castle, a ruined building with rich history dating back to the 13th century, boasting a glimpse into medieval Welsh history.

Surf Lessons

Adventure Activity

Surf Lessons

$53.50/pp

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TYPE

Adventure activity

WHEN

Friday, Saturday, Sunday

START POINT

Rhossilli Beach (includes mini bus transfer to / from festival site)

EXTRA INFO

On sale now. View adventure pass policy & FAQs here.

All adventures run from 9am until 4pm on Friday 12th July, Saturday 13th July and Sunday 14th July 2024, and spots are available on a first come, first serve basis. 

ABOUT

Picture yourself riding the waves off Europe's third best beach, the salty breeze in your hair. Our local  instructors, well-versed in surfing the Welsh coastline, will guide you through the basics, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all skill levels. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned surfer looking to refine your technique, our lessons offer the perfect blend of adventure and skill development. Embrace the thrill, catch the waves, and make unforgettable memories on Rhossilli beach.

Your session includes a minibus transfer to & from the festival site (journey time approx. 20 minutes), surf lesson (for any abilities) surfboard & wetsuit hire. 

Surfing takes place at Rhossili Beach, and if you’d prefer to make your own way there, then it's a 11km hike or run each way. 

Surf Lessons
Surf Lessons

Stand-up paddleboard (SUP)

Adventure activity

Stand-up paddleboard (SUP)

$80.24/pp

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TYPE

Adventure activity

WHEN

Friday, Saturday, Sunday

START POINT

Rhossilli Bay or Oxwich Bay (includes mini bus transfer to / from festival site)

EXTRA INFO

On sale now. View adventure pass policy & FAQs here.

All adventures run from 9am until 4pm on Friday 12th July, Saturday 13th July and Sunday 14th July 2024, and spots are available on a first come, first serve basis. 

ABOUT

Paddleboarding in the Gower Peninsula is as a serene yet invigorating experience.With its sheltered bays and crystal-clear waters, the Gower provides an idyllic setting for paddle-boarding, offering a unique perspective of the surrounding cliffs, hidden coves, and marine life beneath. Balance becomes a key skill, as stability and control is needed with each stroke. 

Paddleboarding takes place at either Oxwich Bay or Rhossili (choose your location when booking). The session includes a minibus transfer to & from the festival site, SUP session with qualified instructors, board & wetsuit hire. 

If you’d prefer to make your own way there, then it's a 11km hike or trail run each way to Rhossili, or a 13km hike or trail run each way to Oxwich Bay. 

Stand-up paddleboard (SUP)
Stand-up paddleboard (SUP)

Coasteering

Adventure activity

Coasteering

$93.62/pp

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TYPE

Adventure activity

WHEN

Friday, Saturday, Sunday

START POINT

Rhossilli (includes mini bus transfer to / from festival site)

EXTRA INFO

On sale now. View adventure pass policy & FAQs here.

All adventures run from 9am until 4pm on Friday 12th July, Saturday 13th July and Sunday 14th July 2024, and spots are available on a first come, first serve basis. 

ABOUT

A thrilling adventure that immerses you between land and sea. Expect a unique blend of adrenaline-pumping activities set against the stunning backdrop of rugged cliffs, hidden caves, and the expanse of the Atlantic Ocean. 

Coasteering in the Gower Peninsula involves traversing rocky shorelines, leaping off cliffs into the refreshing sea, and navigating through natural rock formations. You'll be led by highly skilled qualified coasteering instructors along the coast of Rhossili. 

The session includes a mini bus transfer to & from festival site, all safety equipment & wetsuit hire. 

Coasteering takes place along the Rhossili coastline, and if you’d prefer to make your own way there, then it's a 11km hike or trail run each way. 

Coasteering
Coasteering
Coasteering

Rock Climbing

Adventure Activity

Rock Climbing

$93.62/pp

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WHEN

Friday, Saturday, Sunday

START POINT

Rhossilli (includes mini bus transfer to / from festival site)

EXTRA INFO

On sale now. View adventure pass policy & FAQs here.

All adventures run from 9am until 4pm on Friday 12th July, Saturday 13th July and Sunday 14th July 2024, and spots are available on a first come, first serve basis. 

ABOUT

Scale new heights with a two hour guided rock climbing experience at either Three Cliffs Bay or off the coast of Rhossili. 

The Gower Peninsula's diverse climbing routes cater to all skill levels, from beginners seeking a thrilling introduction to the sport to seasoned climbers looking for a test of their expertise. Against the backdrop of sweeping vistas and crashing waves, climbers can enjoy panoramic views of the pristine coastline, sandy beaches, and the vast expanse of the ocean. 

The experience is not only physically demanding but also mentally rewarding, requiring focus, strategy, and a deep connection with the natural surroundings. 

There are two location options to choose from at Love Trails Festival: Three Cliffs Bay or Rhossilli Bay. Each session includes a mini bus transfer to & from festival site, and all safety equipment. 

 If you’d prefer to make your own way there, then it's roughly a 11km hike or run each way to both locations. 

Please note that you'll need to bring your own climbing shoes, or climb in your trainers. 

Rock Climbing
Rock Climbing
Rock Climbing