An area of west-central England at the southern end of the Pennines. Consisting largely of rolling uplands, it is the site of Britain's first national park (founded 1951).
A national park in northern England.
Peak-district Sentence Examples
A full weekend of action in the Peak District for those tough enough to take on our most EXTREME event yet!
The Peak District of the north, on the other hand, though inferior in grandeur to the mountainous Lake District, presents some of the finest hill scenery in England, deriving a special beauty from the richly wooded glens and valleys, such as those of Castleton, Glossop, Dovedale and Millersdale.
On a hill near the town is Melandra Castle, the site of a Roman fort guarding Longdendale and the way into the hills of the Peak District.
Situated near the Peak District they stock a wide range of hardy bamboos.