National & Regional Parks
There are 20 National and Regional Parks in the UK established to conserve the natural beauty and promote the enjoyment of the great outdoors
Brecon Beacons National Park
Mountainous area with highest Mountain in S Wales. Extensive cave network, thundering waterfalls and internationally renowned dark skies
Broads National Park
Britain’s largest protected wetland was formed by the flooding of old peat diggings and is now home to some of Britain’s rarest wildlife.
Cairngorms National Park
Britain’s largest National Park containing its highest mountain range and its biggest native forests; spectacularly clean rivers and lochs; moorland and farmland and a stronghold for Britain’s wildlife
Dartmoor National Park
Heather-covered moorland, rocky granite tors, stone circles and medieval villages, iconic Dartmoor ponies, and vibrant villages with traditional events
Exmoor National Park
Moorland, woodland, valleys and farmland, high cliffs that plunge into the Bristol Channel, and cosy villages offering delicious local produce.
Lake District National Park
High fells, deep glacial lakes and thriving rural communities, the Lake District has inspired writers and visitors for centuries.
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
With 22 large lochs, 21 Munros and about 50 rivers and streams, you’re never far from a fantastic view across water.
New Forest National Park
An historic royal hunting forest, where ancient woodlands and open heathland have commoning rights for grazing ponies, cattle and pigs
North Yorkshire Moors National park
Wide open moors, big skies, amazing swathes of purple heather, and a beautiful coastline with traditional fishing villages, cliffs and beaches.
Northumberland National Park
England’s most tranquil area with rolling hills, gentle mountains and internationally recognised dark skies.
Peak District National Park
Britain’s first National Park, nestled between the cities of Manchester and Sheffield, is a land of contrasts: dramatic heather moorland hills and rock edges in the north, limestone dales and rivers in the south.
Pembrokeshire Coast National Park
Britain’s only fully coastal National Park with 418km of cliffs, beaches, harbours and coves.
Snowdonia National Park
Dominated by the impressive Snowdonia mountain range, discover picturesque villages, steep river gorges and waterfalls and a coastline of fine sandy beaches
South Downs National Park
Discover the world-famous white cliffs at Seven Sisters, rolling green and gold hills, ancient woodland and lowland heaths or explore ‘picture perfect’ villages, traditional country pubs and flourishing vineyards
Yorkshire Dales National Park
Rolling green valleys scattered with traditional field barns and drystone walls
Pentland Hills Regional Park
A range of hills with 100km of signposted trails for walkers, cyclists and horse riders
Lomond Hills Regional Park
Fife’s most prominent landmarks with network of paths among 25 square miles of moorland, lochs and farmland.
Interactive map of National Park and Regional Parks