The Roaches, Peak District, England
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Info. The Roaches rocky ridge in the Peak District, England
Established in 1951, the Peak District is the UK’s oldest national park. Covering an area of 1,440 square kilometres, it's the perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts. About 20 million people live within an hour’s journey of the park, which is located in the centre of England.