National Parks Week: Introducing Britain's National Parks

Discover more about Britain's beautiful National Parks, including the Lake District, the New Forest and Snowdonia

With this week marking the 2016 celebrations of National Parks Week, there has never been a better time to visit one of Britain's National Parks. Celebrating all that is unique and wonderful about the outside spaces that make Britain great, there are plenty of activities and events for you to get outside and explore.

To help get you started, we've put together some facts about the national parks. It may help you decide where to visit first or simply be very helpful the next time you find yourself in a pub quiz!


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