70 Reasons to visit the Peak District

50 fantastic days out in the first of the UK’s National Parks 

UPDATE: even more activities added!

Are you the kind of person who’s always up for an adventure? Do you love spending time in the great outdoors? Do you feel at home in the countryside? If the answer to all of the above is yes then we’ve got just the challenge for you – why not make the Peak District your next foray into the wild and experience the delights this beautiful countryside has to offer.

Think you’ve seen all there is to see? Well think again, because there’s a whole host of adventures to be had off the beaten track, from countryside walks and cycle routes through to fun days out for the family. We’ve rounded up our pick of the best hidden gems in the Peak District, including campsites and caravan parks; and why not try something new while you’re at it. From helicopter rides to hot air ballooning, there really is endless opportunity for fun.

Perhaps you’re new to the whole sleeping under the stars mentality? Don’t panic because there is plenty to ease yourself in – before long, you’ll be itching to wade through muddy bogs and pushing yourself further on your bike than you’ve ever been. Because that’s the effect the Peak District has on people; you just don’t want to stop exploring!

This magical place is the perfect setting for your next venture to the great outdoors, whether you’re young or a big kid, sole explorer or in a group – we guarantee you’ll fall in love with the Peak District.

Don’t forget to visit GO Outdoors to kit yourself and your family out with all the protective gear you’ll need, from walking equipment and footwear to cycle clothing and tents.

So what are you waiting for? Let’s get going on our Peak District adventure with our series of outdoor guides!

10 Great Peak District Walks

10 Spots for Cyclists in the Peak District

10 Peak District Climbing Routes

10 Campsites to Try in the Peak District

16 of the Best Family Days Out in the Peak District

Try Something New – 14 Alternative Activities in the Peaks

It’s clear that we love the Peak District, and we want you to find as much joy from this spectacular National park as we do. So indulge us; take a trip to the Peak District and try out some of our favourite activities – be sure to let us know if you come across any more hidden gems. We’d love to hear from you!

If you’d like to find out more about outdoor activities and attractions in the Peak District, please visit: http://www.peakdistrict.gov.uk/visiting