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22986
England

Choose Your Pace: Hiking in England's National Parks

Stay in traditional country houses on this hiking adventure across the English countryside and explore northern England’s national parks.
Rating (5)
Program No. 22986RJ
Length
13 days
Starts at
2,799
Flights start at
900
England

Choose Your Pace: Hiking in England's National Parks

Stay in traditional country houses on this hiking adventure across the English countryside and explore northern England’s national parks.
Length
13 days
Starts at
2,799
Flights start at
900
Length
13 days
Rating (5)
Starts at
2,799
Flights start at
900
Program No. 22986RJ

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Prices displayed below are based on per person,doubleoccupancy.
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Aug 11 - Aug 23, 2022
Starting at
2,799
Sep 8 - Sep 20, 2022
Starting at
2,799
Oct 6 - Oct 18, 2022
Starting at
2,799
Apr 20 - May 2, 2023
Starting at
3,199
May 11 - May 23, 2023
Starting at
3,299
Jun 22 - Jul 4, 2023
Starting at
3,299
Jul 13 - Jul 25, 2023
Starting at
3,299
Aug 10 - Aug 22, 2023
Starting at
3,299
Sep 7 - Sep 19, 2023
Starting at
3,299
Oct 19 - Oct 31, 2023
Starting at
3,199
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Aug 11 - Aug 23, 2022
Starting at
3,079
Sep 8 - Sep 20, 2022
Starting at
3,079
Oct 6 - Oct 18, 2022
Starting at
2,879
Apr 20 - May 2, 2023
Starting at
3,519
May 11 - May 23, 2023
Starting at
3,619
Jun 22 - Jul 4, 2023
Starting at
3,619
Jul 13 - Jul 25, 2023
Starting at
3,619
Aug 10 - Aug 22, 2023
Starting at
3,619
Sep 7 - Sep 19, 2023
Starting at
3,619
Oct 19 - Oct 31, 2023
Starting at
3,519

At a Glance

In the north of England, two hours south of the Scottish border, lies some of the most beautiful natural scenery England has to offer — and it’s yours to explore on this hiking adventure through fascinating landscapes of dales, lakes, pikes and crags. On daily hikes, experience the history and natural beauty of each region as local experts lead you along trails through the idyllic, and sometimes rugged, countryside. Choose a departure date with an itinerary that suits you, and select hikes from three activity levels on each hiking day. Stay at traditional English country houses with fellow outdoor enthusiasts, and enjoy opportunities to interact with locals on the trails and at mealtimes!
Activity Level
Outdoor: Choose Your Pace
Hiking up to 12 miles (up to six hours) daily over varied terrain. Choose between hikes of varying difficulty and length to customize your learning adventure. Hiking routes differ by date.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you’ll…

  • Select from a range of itineraries to explore iconic national parks in northern England.
  • Stay in traditional English country houses and enjoy opportunities to meet local hikers who are on their own walking adventures in the region.
  • Tailor your learning adventure with the hikes that are right for you by selecting excursions of varying lengths and difficulties.
Visit the Road Scholar Bookshop
You can find many of the books we recommend at the Road Scholar store on bookshop.org, a website that supports local bookstores.
National Parks of Britain
by Roly Smith
Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells
by Alfred Wainwright
Ramble On: A History of Hiking
by Jeffrey J Doran
O Joy for me! Samuel Taylor Coleridge and the Origins of Fellwalking in the Lake District 1790-1802
by Keir Davidson
Bradt Slow Travel: Yorkshire Dales
by Mike Bagshaw
William Wordsworth
by Hunter Davies
The Little Book of Yorkshire
by Geoffrey Howse
Wainwright: The Man Who Loved the Lakes
by Martin Wainwright





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