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.

Six children looking into the fountain in Lyme's rose garden with an adult couple in the background

Explore the garden at Lyme 

Take a stroll around the gardens, full of colour. Challenge family and friends to classic garden games and become a champion of croquet, boules, giant skittles and quoits.


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