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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.
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Program No. 22986RJ
Length
13 days
Starts at
2,449
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
2,449
Flights start at
900
Program No. 22986 RJ
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The itinerary for this program is different on certain dates.
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DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Jul 16 - Jul 28, 2021
Starting at
2,449
Itinerary Note

Accommodation and hiking routes for this program vary by date. This departure of the program includes 3 nights at Larpool Hall, 4 nights at Monk Coniston, and 3 nights at Thorns Hall, with a final overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport hotel.

Aug 13 - Aug 25, 2021
Starting at
2,449
Itinerary Note

Accommodation and hiking routes for this program vary by date. This departure of the program includes 3 nights at Larpool Hall, 4 nights at Monk Coniston, and 3 nights at Thorns Hall, with a final overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport hotel.

Sep 3 - Sep 15, 2021
Starting at
2,449
Itinerary Note

Accommodation and hiking routes for this program vary by date. This departure of the program includes 3 nights at Monk Coniston, 4 nights at Larpool Hall, and 3 nights at Thorns Hall, with a final overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport hotel.

Oct 17 - Oct 30, 2021
Starting at
2,449
Itinerary Note

Accommodation and hiking routes for this program vary by date. This departure of the program includes 4 nights at Newfield Hall, 3 nights at Larpool Hall, and 4 nights at Derwent Bank, with a final overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport hotel.

DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Jul 16 - Jul 28, 2021
Starting at
2,699
Itinerary Note

Accommodation and hiking routes for this program vary by date. This departure of the program includes 3 nights at Larpool Hall, 4 nights at Monk Coniston, and 3 nights at Thorns Hall, with a final overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport hotel.

Aug 13 - Aug 25, 2021
Starting at
2,699
Itinerary Note

Accommodation and hiking routes for this program vary by date. This departure of the program includes 3 nights at Larpool Hall, 4 nights at Monk Coniston, and 3 nights at Thorns Hall, with a final overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport hotel.

Sep 3 - Sep 15, 2021
Starting at
2,699
Itinerary Note

Accommodation and hiking routes for this program vary by date. This departure of the program includes 3 nights at Monk Coniston, 4 nights at Larpool Hall, and 3 nights at Thorns Hall, with a final overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport hotel.

Oct 17 - Oct 30, 2021
Starting at
2,699
Itinerary Note

Accommodation and hiking routes for this program vary by date. This departure of the program includes 4 nights at Newfield Hall, 3 nights at Larpool Hall, and 4 nights at Derwent Bank, with a final overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport hotel.

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 10 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.
Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells
by Alfred Wainwright
Wainwright: The Man Who Loved the Lakes
by Martin Wainwright
Bradt Slow Travel: Yorkshire Dales
by Mike Bagshaw
Ramble On: A History of Hiking
by Jeffrey J Doran
William Wordsworth
by Hunter Davies
The Little Book of Yorkshire
by Geoffrey Howse
O Joy for me! Samuel Taylor Coleridge and the Origins of Fellwalking in the Lake District 1790-1802
by Keir Davidson
National Parks of Britain
by Roly Smith





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