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Runcorn Ski Centre (22 miles)
Runcorn Ski Centre
A small outdoor dry ski run, with 90m, 40m, and 30m slopes with 3 lifts servicing, also offering lessons.
Kidsgrove Ski Centre (31 miles)
Stoke On Trent
Kidsgrove Ski Centre
Offering skiers from age 5 friendly lessons in the basics, moving on to Improver lessons and open access sessions. Easy to pick up with the help on hand, this could be the beginning of a lifelong hobby!
Stoke Ski Centre (33 miles)
Stoke on Trent
Stoke Ski Centre
Comprehensive ski and snowboard facilities with lessons pre-bookable for beginners over 4, open ski and race days for those who know what they're doing plus tubing and bum boarding for all! Whee!
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre (36 miles)
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre
The 85 metre slope (and nursery slope facility) provides skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing, ice skating and snowblading activities for adults and juniors of all ages and abilities throughout the year.
Chill Factore (39 miles)
brings the complete Alpine ski village experience to the UK for the first time. It's fun for all the family, whether skiing, snowboarding, or enjoying the other snow activities available like playing in the Snow Park!
Llandudno Ski and Snowboard Centre (40 miles)
Llandudno Ski and Snowboard Centre
They offer the longest toboggan run in Wales and a scenic PermaSnow ski slope. Offering skiing, snowboarding, toboggan and sno-tubing with a fully licensed Alpine Lodge Bar and Restaurant.
Ski Rossendale (54 miles)
Dry Ski Slope offering skiing and snow boarding session and lessons for all ages and ability levels. Kids' Club held every Saturday morning, with classes for 2 different age groups. A great outdoor activity for all the family to enjoy!
Greenfield Valley Heritage Park (19 miles)
Greenfield Valley Heritage Park
An attractive collection of original and reconstructed local buildings, which provide a fascinating insight into times past. For younger children there are farm animals, an adventure playground and special children's activities.
Rhyl SeaQuarium (28 miles)
Experience marine life from all around the world! With daily feedings demonstrations including the sea lions and fur seals, plus touch tank exhibit and Behind The Scenes option, you're going to be here all day. And love every minute!
Welsh Mountain Zoo (36 miles)
Welsh Mountain Zoo
Set in North Wales, high above Colwyn Bay with panoramic views and breathtaking scenery. Spend a perfect day at this family friendly Zoo, in the company of rare and endangered animals from Britain and around the World including red pandas, brown bears, monkeys and tigers!
Greenacres Animal Park (10 miles)
Greenacres Animal Park
Features include lots of farm and zoo animals to see, together with rides, amusements and more. Nestling among the more unusual farmyard inhabitants are Squirrel Monkeys, Lemurs, Llamas, Ostriches, Wallabies, Polecats and Chipmunks!
Bodafon Farm Park (38 miles)
Bodafon Farm Park
A fun filled family day out on the farm. Play on the ride on tractors and adventure playground and make friends with all the different animals. We also have a large collection of birds and owls to see. Or just relax and enjoy good food in our courtyard cafe.
Wrexham Waterworld (< 1 mile)
acilities include learner and function pools, a 65 metre slide, which is great for the family, as well a relaxing bubble pool and rapids river ride for the more adventurous! Plus lessons and more.
Round The Twist (< 1 mile)
Round The Twist
Colourful multi level indoor adventure play with all of classic fun features from tunnels and scramble nets to slides! Separate toddler area well equipped for the smalls.
Wacky Warehouse - Squire Yorke (1 miles)
Run Around Playcentre (3 miles)
Run Around Playcentre
One of the largest play zones in North Wales. Whether sliding down the Astra slide, going through the Blackout Tunnel or exploring the Look out Tower or playing in the toddler zone, there's something for everyone.
Dragons Den Playcentre (9 miles)
Dragons Den Playcentre
features 2 large slides a ball pool under 4 soft play separate from main play area. It is 12m x 8m two storey play frame. Plus cafe, seating area, baby changing and wifi. Cater for children’s parties with prices to suit every budget.
Wizz Kidz Playcentre (11 miles)
Wizz Kidz Playcentre
The play centre is full of fun for all ages including a fab toddler area with a ball blower, a funky rainbow astra slide, a dance zone and even a football table for the older kids!
Geronimos and Little Injuns (28 miles)
Geronimos and Little Injuns
Offering adventure soft play frames for toddlers and older children, features include giant astroglide slide. Cafe seating within sight of play.
Totally Ape (34 miles)
Monkey themed shenanigans on the main multi tiered play frame as well as the separate baby and toddler area. For under 12s. Free parking, free WiFi.
Llandudno Junction Leisure Centre (38 miles)
Bonkerz Fun Centre (40 miles)
Bonkerz Fun Centre
Children aged 3 and under can experience the toddler zone, with its interactive touch screen, slides, viewing pod and ball vacuum. The main play frame is suitable for all ages (even the parents!) with its mirror maze, astro turf sports zone, air cannons and giant slides.
Go Below (33 miles)
An amazing subterranean sporting experience for over 10s that'll take in a series of exciting challenges including elements of abseiling, zip lining, scrambling, traversing, boating and climbing, all deep underground beneath Snowdonia!
Llechwedd Slate Caverns (40 miles)
Llechwedd Slate Caverns
is an underground slate mines tour. With outdoor play area. Underground adventures plus underground overground zip-wires planned to open Easter 2014.
Zip World Cavern (40 miles)
Zip World Cavern
Zip World's newest adventure takes you underground for more zip lines, rope bridges, obstacles and tunnels! For over 10s only and 3 hours long, this is the very definition of epic!
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Visitor Centre (7 miles)
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Visitor Centre
An exciting and unique family day out at a World Heritage Site that provides one of the best ways to view the expansive valley surrounding the river Dee. Walk along the top, which is a dazzling height of 125ft (38.1m)!
Cywain Heritage Centre (27 miles)
Cywain Heritage Centre
A host of indoor and outdoor exhibitions which celebrate rural skills. Also boasts an exciting and adventure packed new play area!
Conwy Suspension Bridge (38 miles)
Conwy Suspension Bridge
See how trade and travel brought Conwy to life and discover how a husband and wife kept Thomas Telford's bridge open every day of the year, whatever the weather.
Aberconwy House (38 miles)
Furnished rooms and an audio-visual presentation show daily life from different periods in its history. Features include ghost stories, children's trail and seasonal events.
Conwy Castle (38 miles)
Classic gothic fairytale castle with towers, battlements and great medieval atmosphere.
Home Front Experience (40 miles)
Home Front Experience
Experience the sights, sounds and smells of civilian life during the Second World War at this unique living history museum. Open March through november.
Plas Power Adventure (3 miles)
Plas Power Adventure
Great range of activities available including High Ropes course, Archery, Climbing Walls with indoor and outdoor courses, bushcraft, orienteering and cool KMX Karts.
The Boardroom Climbing (10 miles)
The Boardroom Climbing
is a dedicated indoor rock climbing and bouldering centre offering a range of activities for ages 5 and over. From kids' clubs and birthday parties to adult intro to climb and more!
National White Water Centre (28 miles)
National White Water Centre
Guided white water rafting and canoeing on the incredible River Tryweryn for over 10s. Canyoning and other options available for over 12s.
Llandudno Swimming Centre (39 miles)
Llandudno Swimming Centre
Full range of swimming based activities for all ages and abilities. There are Fun Sessions with The Challenge inflatable course for children.
Zip World Titan (40 miles)
Zip World Titan
The largest zip line system in Europe, zipping you over 8km of countryside at up to 70mph! And seating 4 people at a time, you can do it together! Stop panicking, it's fun and 7 year olds do it!
Bounce Below (40 miles)
Ride the little train 100m underground into the old mine and you'll find amazing trampoline netting, slides and see through walkways suspended in the caving system for your bouncing pleasure! An absolutely unique and fantastic experience for over 7s!
Tenpin Wrexham (< 1 mile)
is a bowling centre located in Eagles Meadow. We have 29 modern fully computerised lanes, 9 American Pool tables, Amusement Arcades all catered towards families and kids. There is also the Beach Road Cafe Bar for some delicious meal and snack options!
Flint Bowl (15 miles)
8 lanes of ten pin bowling plus pirate themed adventure soft play zone and a 25m swimming pool also on site! Spoilt for choice or what!?
Glan Y Gors Park Karting (25 miles)
Glan Y Gors Park Karting
This is an outdoor circuit with an overall length of 1100 metres. The minimum age for drivers is 9 years old.
Conwy Treasure Trail (38 miles)
Conwy Treasure Trail
Uncover the hidden gems of Conwy with this completely self guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Follow the Trail route around Conwy and search for to answer the clues to solve the mystery of the long lost treasure!
Curious About Llandudno (39 miles)
Curious About Llandudno
Get out with all the family and explore and discover Llandudno at your own pace with two unique treasure hunt style walks around this fabulous North Wales resort. Clues to find, pictures to match, stories to read, fresh air and fun.
Llangollen Wharf (9 miles)
Experience for yourself the pleasure of a horse drawn boat trip on the beautiful Llangollen Canal, or a motorised cruise which takes you across the famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.
Llangollen Railway (9 miles)
Take a 16 mile round trip through the beautiful Dee Valley on a fantastic steam train, on the only stanard gauge heritage railway in North Wales. It could be like going back in time as you pass through the stations!
Conwy Valley Railway Museum (34 miles)
Conwy Valley Railway Museum
A miniature railway takes you on a 10 minute trip around the beautifully landscaped grounds. Kids can also enjoy dodgem cars and rides.
Alyn Waters Country Park (3 miles)
Alyn Waters Country Park
The largest country park in the Wrexham area, with waymarked woodland, grassland and riverside trails within the beautiful Alyn Valley. The Llay side allows easy access to the Local Nature Reserve, an excellent adventure playground and Golf Driving Range.
Eirias Park and Waterpark (33 miles)
Eirias Park and Waterpark
Extensive children's outdoor play area, indoor swimming and leisure pool with water features and slide, sporting opportunities and masses of gorgeous parkland.
Old Colwyn Beach (34 miles)
Old Colwyn Beach
Great for waters sports, sea fishing and sand castles, cycling and hiking and with good immediate amenities. Busy in the summer.
Harlequin Puppet Theatre (36 miles)
Harlequin Puppet Theatre
Britain’s only purpose-built puppet theatre, has been presenting delightful entertainment for children and adults for over 50 years. It is open during school holiday periods with daily shows at 3pm.
Arty Party (36 miles)
Craft coffee shop offering crafts of all kinds including pottery painting and air-drying clay modelling. Coffees, teas and cakes available and browse a selection of handmade portraits and models featuring caricatures of people and pets.
Thanks for all the great things to do and Dry Ski Slopes and Indoor Skiing near New Brighton with kids you keep sending in.
Now we have the easter and summer holidays fast approaching, we're trying to find the best days out and as many fun things to do with kids as possible, especially cheap and free family friendly places to visit this year - theme parks, waterparks and swimming pools, museums, indoor playcentres and softplay for toddlers, petting farms, wildlife parks and zoos, aquariums, horse riding, castles, steam railways, pottery making and ceramic cafes, roller and ice skating rinks, karting tracks, snowdomes, dry and indoor ski slopes, climbing walls, activity centres, outdoor play at the best local parks, ten pin bowling alleys and all the other best family tourist attractions, that you can visit at the weekend.
Also teachers may find the site useful for ideas for the best places to take their classes on school journeys with many historical and educational atractions listed
So, if you've been for great days out with the kids, or a school trip, which isn't shown above, just send in an email and we'll add it on so people visiting on holidays and all the other children in North Wales can enjoy the great day out as well.
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