Originally Posted by Danncus
I've given up at pwhelli. I've been launching there for the last few years. It's changed hands from public to private and at the same time much of the space for car and trailer parking has gone. It was very chaotic there last year and I didn't get on the water last bank holiday. I down sized and now launch from abersoch main beach. The Gwynedd council staff are friendly. If you're early. There's plenty of space for car and trailer , but by midday everywhere has been full the last few weekends.
It costs £10 to launch and £5 to park.
Looks like the best option, get there really early doors whilst the wife and kids get ready for beach, launch the boat and have it on the beach anchored just off the shore ready for use in the day, then recover late on after the family leave and you've had a quick blast to the islands! ;-)
You'll be back once kids bathed and tea on the go! ;-) double bonus.