Paths, parks and countryside areas

Glen Feshie

  • Start point: Drumguish
  • Type: Ancient pinewood
  • Location: Scotland

Glen Feshie is renowned as one of the Highlands most attractive areas. The dynamic River Feshie and the expanse of ancient pine forest has provided inspiration for artists including Henry Landseer and Hollywood film directors.

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Ingleborough

  • Distance or area: 1014 hectares
  • Type: National Nature Reserve
  • Location: North Yorkshire

Ingleborough is one of the famous Three Peaks of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Together with Pen-y-ghent and Whernside, this mountainous area is renowned and protected for its special wildlife, geology and spectacular scenery.

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Glen Cannich

  • Start point: Cannich
  • Type: Ancient pinewood
  • Location: Scotland

The ancient pinewoods in Glen Cannich have been decimated by past fires and forest management. They are now under recovery and this beautiful glen is well worth a visit.

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Humberhead Peatlands

  • Distance or area: 2,887 hectares
  • Type: National Nature Reserve
  • Location: South Yorkshire

The Humberhead Peatlands NNR comprises Thorne, Goole, and Crowleexternal link Moors, as well as Hatfield Moors and it represents the largest area of raised bog wilderness in lowland Britain at 2,887 hectares in size. It has now been permanently opened up for people enjoying the outdoors on foot.

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Glen Garry

  • Start point: Mandally
  • Type: Ancient pinewood
  • Location: Scotland

The pinewoods fringe the large and beautiful Loch Garry in an idyllic setting. There are well marked trails and an old drovers inn at the mouth of the glen for weary travellers.

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