Countryside

Revitalise your senses and explore hills, valleys, woodlands and rivers

Walkers at Brimham Rocks, North Yorkshire

Autumn highlights

A group gather to go star gazing on a clear night

Top spots for stargazing 

The big, open skies of the countryside let you see thousands of stars sparkling at night. Take a look at our top spots for stargazing.

Gathering the Welsh Mountain sheep on Watkin Path on the Hafod Y Llan farm, Snowdonia, Wales

Hill and mountain walks 

If you're looking for walks that will take you up hills and down mountains, then our selection is a good place to start.

Discover

See how the number of places we protect has grown and learn more about the special places we care for.

Join

Enjoy free access to more than 500 places with National Trust membership

Activities in your area

Find your favourite activity or sport to enjoy in the great outdoors