MOUNTAIN RANGES OF THE UK

There are many mountain ranges in the UK and each one offers a unique mix of wildlife, vegetation, climate, natural resources and appeal to the millions of users who visit them every year. But what do you know about them? How big are they? How long are they? And what do they look like? We have built up these fact files of information for you to find out more. Read on and discover.
Geography topics for you to learn and enjoy

Mountain range

Peak District

alpine animals

Length (km)

96
KM

Area (sq. km)

2972
SQ. KM
Geography topics for you to learn and enjoy
Geography topics for you to learn and enjoy

Highest peak

Kinder Scout

Height (m)

636
M

Country

England

National park status

Yes

Location map

list of mountain animals
Yes
mountain animal
mountain animals for kids

Interesting fact

The Peak District became the UK's first National Park in 1951.
Famous for its local delicacy, the bakewell pudding, not to be confused with the bakewell tart known in the rest of the cuntry.

Interesting fact