Who we work with

Our National Partners

The UK's 15 National Parks work with national partners through National Parks Partnerships. Our partners provide vital support to the National Parks family and help us to increase the understanding, enjoyment and valuing of our special landscapes.


Columbia Sportswear

The UK’s 15 National Parks are working together with Columbia Sportswear making Columbia the Official Outfitter to the National Park rangers and staff - the people who protect and promote some of Britain’s best-loved landscapes.

Demonstrating huge commitment to the National Parks, Columbia is outfitting upwards of 2,000 National Park staff including 300 rangers, providing high quality clothing that's "tested tough"™ and designed to keep them warm, dry, cool and protected in Britain's toughest conditions.

See Jack, Finn and Suzy, three of our Lake District Rangers, talking about their jobs and testing Columbia gear in this video:

Discover the Ullswater Way

Suzy Hankin, Lake District National Park ranger, shares her must-see places on this 20 mile round the lake route.

Discover the Ullswater Way

Nature writers' hideaways

Landscape and nature writers from the 2017 Kendal Mountain Literature festival reveal the places that stoke their imaginations.

Nature writers' hideaways

Our rangers in action: