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UK Walking Locations – Snowdonia National Park

UK Walking Locations - Snowdonia National Park

The Snowdonia National Park was the first National Park to be designated in Wales in 1951 and represents one of the largest, most beautiful and most challenging walking locations in the United Kingdom. The area offers over 800 square miles of spectacular countryside with a tremendous variety of walks from day-walks allowing walkers to simply …

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UK Walking Locations – Northumberland National Park

UK Walking Locations - Northumberland National Park

The Northumberland National Park was approved as a National Park is 1956 and is the most northernmost national park in England. The area offers walkers and hikers over 400 square miles of countryside between the Scottish borders whilst covering almost a third of the county of Northumberland. The park offers walkers several distinct areas to …

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10 Great Holidays For Thrill Seekers

10 Great Holidays For Thrill Seekers

Are you fed up with walking in the mountains and want some real thrill’s? How about getting yourself off road and doing some off road driving? This is one of the many thrill seeking activities that is actually very enjoyable and can combine both getting into the mountains, seeing the countryside and offers the opportunity …

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UK Walking Locations – The Norfolk and Suffolk Broads

UK Walking Locations - The Norfolk and Suffolk Broads

The Norfolk and Suffolk Broads is probably the best place in the UK today if you want to see both the countryside and experience what wildlife the countryside has to offer. This area is home to some of the rarest plants and animals in the UK either in the grassland field and wooded areas or …

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UK Walking Locations – Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

UK Walking Locations - Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park is the UK’s only true coastal National Park and offers walkers and hikers over 250 Square miles of jagged cliffs, sandy beaches, wooded estuaries, waterfalls and even inland walkways.  Most importantly if offers walkers some what only can be described as breathtaking scenery. The National Park was established in 1952 …

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UK Walking Locations – The North York Moors National Park

UK Walking Locations - The North York Moors National Park

The North York Moors National Park is an area of outstanding National beauty and offers walkers over six-hundred miles squared of heather moorland in the North of the UK. The National Park was formed in 1952 and whilst there is an existing population living in the area, the dramatic coastal scenery and wild upland moorland …

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UK Walking Locations – The Dartmoor National Park

UK Walking Locations - The Dartmoor National Park

The Dartmoor National Park is one of the largest National Parks in Devon and contains some of the best walking and hiking locations across the UK and offers walkers fantastic countryside, moors and even challenging mountains in the area that offer event the most experience climber a challenging hike across Devon.  The area is also …

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UK Walking Locations – The Lake District National Park

UK Walking Locations - The Lake District National Park

The Lake District National Park is probably the best looking National Park across the UK and has attracted some of the most famous artists and writers to the area due to the beautiful countryside that this area has to offer.  There is nothing better than spending some time either walking in this area, or even …

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UK Walking Locations – The Cairngorm National Park

UK Walking Locations - The Cairngorm National Park

The Cairngorm National Park is the UK’s largest National Park and not only contains a large mountain range that offers fantastic hiking, but also some serious variations given that there is over two-thousand square miles of countryside to explore. The National Park was formed in 2003 and in the past only covered the counties of …

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