The Family SUP Experience is for people who’ve paddled boarded before with their children (below the age of 18). Join us for a fun session on the water by stand up paddleboarding (SUP) with your family in Snowdonia, North Wales. You will be expertly guided by the Psyched Paddleboarding team. Whether you are a local or on holiday it is a perfect activity to do with the family. The Family SUP Experience is a wonderful way to get away from it all, explore a beautiful lake in Snowdonia and have fun on the water.

“We had awesome time with Psyched!. The kids absolutely loved it, the highlight of our holiday”

— Nicky, SUP'er

Note: Previous paddleboarding experience is required, so please book onto a Beginner Family SUP session to learn the basics.

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


  • Stand up Paddleboarding experience with the SUP experts

  • 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


  • 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


  • You and your family have paddle boarded before, if you haven’t please book onto the Training, Beginner Family SUP session.


  • 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


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 allocated groups onto session and if we are below numbers we will 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 families as it is sheltered, parking and facilities nearby.

Venue address is Llyn Padarn, Y Glyn, Llanberis, LL55 4EL.


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.