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Town and country

From peaceful parks to adventures in the Peak District national park, there’s plenty to enjoy in Sheffield’s great outdoors.

Glorious gardens 

Explore pop-up shops and cafes in the Winter Garden, or relax among the fountains of the Peace Gardens in the heart of the city. 

A walk in the park 

From Weston Park’s prime picnic spots to the vast lawns of Norfolk Park, Sheffield offers plenty of green spaces to stroll, cycle, run or just relax in. 

On your bike

If cycling’s your thing, you’ll find loads of trails to try — from nearby adventures at Lady Canning’s Plantation to the wild corridors of the river valley routes.  

Botanical beauty 

Discover tropical treasures in the palm house, seek secluded spots among the gardens or hunt for the famous bear statue in the beautiful Botanical Gardens.  

Get moving 

Go bouldering at Burbage South, hike up the hills around Edale and Ladybower, or take on the High Peak Marathon — there’s so much to get your heart racing. 

History and heritage 

Catch a bus and take a day trip. Choose stunning stately home Chatsworth, get charmed by picturesque towns like Bakewell, or explore the caves at Castleton.

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