Summer in the Peak District

Walking, cycling, 50 things or just exploring the beautiful landscapes and gardens in our care. How will you spend summer in the Peak District?

Two bikes on grass valley view blue sky

Summer days in the Dark Peak 

From countryside walks, bike rides and picnics to summer hill-top star gazing, there's so much to keep you busy throughout the summer. Have you got your list of 50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4? Here's how can tick some of them off your list.

girls hiding behind tree and peeping out

Spend your summer at Longshaw 

There's plenty to keep you busy at Longshaw this summer, all we need is you! Take a look and see what we've got in store.

Walk through the wild garlic at Ilam Park

Explore Ilam Park and Dovedale 

Explore outdoors this month and you could spot swallows, dippers, lambs and carpets of wild garlic in Ilam Park and Dovedale.

Visitors at Lyme in the Italian Garden

Explore the garden at Lyme 

Though we aren't there to see it, the flowers are in bloom, the bees are buzzing and butterflies are fluttering from petal to petal. When the gates open once again, we are certain we will appreciate this beautiful haven more than ever.


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Situated in the heart of England, the Midlands offers a huge variety of landscapes and places to enjoy and explore.


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