Join us for a fun session on the water learning to the stand up paddleboarding (SUP) with your family in Snowdonia, North wales. SUP is the fastest growing water sport and you will understand why when you are expertly instructed by the Psyched Paddleboarding team. SUP is an inclusive sport and fun for everyone to enjoy. Whether you are a local or on holiday it is a perfect activity to do with the family. Tailored family beginner stand up paddleboarding sessions are for families with children under the age of 18.

“We had such a great time... the whole set up was amazing. Great location, the best kit and awesome instruction. The kids loved it ... think I’ll have to go shopping in the week to get one now ”

— Gethin, SUP'er

PRICES.   From £45pp (based on 4 or more)


  • Stand up Paddleboarding experience with the SUP experts

  • Learn to stand up paddleboard (SUP) in stunning Snowdonia

  • Professional and high standard event organisation

  • Qualified and well experienced paddleboarding instructors

  • High quality equipment, we use the best kit to make your experience more enjoyable

  • Llyn Padarn, Llanberis (Snowdonia)

  • 2hr activity only


  • Full stand up paddling equipment, paddleboard, paddle and leash

  • High quality technical top, longjohn wetsuit and jacket

  • Changing robe (like a beach towel but better to help make getting changed easier)

  • Tour from a highly qualified stand up paddleboarding and adventure guides

  • Group first aid kit with qualified first aiders

  • Unfettered local knowledge

  • Photographs taken during the activity to help capture the moments

  • Hot drinks and biscuits


  • Optional water bottle (please NO single use plastic bottles as we care about protecting the environment)

  • Personal medication(s)

  • Change of warm clothes, footwear and spare set of underwear (just in case you go for a swim)

  • Swimwear or shorts (to wear underneath the longjohn wetsuit)

  • Fleece or jumper (to wear on the water)

  • Old trainers (you don't mind getting wet) or appropriate water sport shoes which covers toes, no flip flops


  • A minimum of 4 guests for the activity to run

  • This is an open group for families only

  • Under 16's need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian

  • No prior swimming experience required, just make us aware and we will provide a buoyancy aid for you


  • Optional water bottle (NO single use plastic bottles please as we care about protecting the environment)

  • Personal medication(s)

  • Change of warm clothes and footwear (before and after paddle boarding)

  • Spare set of underwear

  • Swimwear or shorts (to wear under a wetsuit)

  • Warm fleece or jumper (to wear on the water)

  • Old trainers (you don't mind getting wet) or appropriate water sport shoes which covers toes, no flip flops


We require a min. number of 4 participants for the session to run. If we are below the required numbers, we can offer to reschedule you for the next available open group session or you could make up the difference of an open group price of 4 people. We will try our best to notify you a day prior to advise, if unsure please contact the team here.


Please just get in contact by using the enquiry form and express when you would like to join us paddleboarding and we will be only to happy to help.

Llyn Padarn is a perfect place for beginners as it is sheltered. It is all about your safety and having a good time. Once you've mastered the basics you can join on a mini SUP safari which would be on the sea, along an estuary or around other stunning lakes in Snowdonia.


Why not treat someone to a Psyched Paddleboarding Stand Up Paddleboarding gift voucher,  an ideal present for any time of the year. The vouchers are valid for 12 months and can be purchased for any activity we offer.  Please buy a gift voucher from the shop here.


If you require accommodation, please discuss your needs with us, we will be only too happy to help with arranging accommodation for you. The accommodation options include cottages, luxury hotels, hostels or quaint inns, so there’s certain to be something to suit your needs and your budget. Take a look at our recommendations here


We have put together an extensive list of FAQs to help you with booking onto a SUP activity with us, so please do take a look here. If you wish to discuss any aspect of the activity, or you wish please phone Sian & The Psyched Paddleboarding Team on 01248 548 144 or send us a message we will be more than happy to help.