From the wild terrain of exmoor to the picturesque lake district the national parks of england are the perfect location to try a wide range of outdoor activities witness spectacular scenery and encounter wildlife. National parks in england.
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England national parks. From moor to mountain coast to dale and everything between. National parks uk has a 4 step guide for people thinking of visiting a national park during covid related restrictions. Hop on and off at villages attractions and forest walks or just sit back relax.
Peak district national park. The central location of this park provides for the coincidence of the northern limit of many lowland species such as the stemless thistle and nuthatch and the southern extent of many northern upland species such as the mountain hare and globe flower the carboniferous limestone of the white peak in its southern and central areas gives rise to peaks. Advice and laws are different in england scotland and wales.
Find the latest advice from national governments on our covid 19 information page. We are the association of the authorities which look after the 10 national parks in england and we work to promote and further their needs. In the very heart of england lies peak district national park established in 1951 it s the oldest of all national parks in the u k.
Plan ahead check the latest local information. England s 10 national parks are among the best places to experience the country s incredible diversity in landscapes. Because it s so close to major cities like sheffield stoke on trent and manchester it s also one of the most visited national parks in england attracting millions of visitors every year.
The national parks of england and wales are areas of relatively undeveloped and scenic landscape that are designated under the national parks and access to the countryside act 1949 save for the broads which was set up under the norfolk and suffolk broads act 1988 despite their similar name national parks in england and wales are quite different from national parks in many other countries. Information about us and our work our publications our latest news and media releases. On our web pages you will find.
Explore the forest in a unique and exciting way. Wherever you stay in england you will find plenty to do in the country s ten national parks.