A Westminster environment minister has pledged that cash for the England Coast Path is safe.
Rory Stewart, parliamentary under-secretary at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs told an MP funding for completing the 4,345km (2,700-mile) path would be protected
The International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation has backed moves to restrict attempts on climbing the world’s highest mountain.
The Union Internationale des Associations d'Alpinisme, the international governing body for mountaineering, said it supports the Nepal authorities’ plans to introduce more stringent qualifying criteria for anyone applying to climb Everest from the South
Volunteers who look after remote mountain shelters in Scotland will feature in a new BBC programme.
Bothy Life will be broadcast on BBC Two in Scotland and will be available subsequently on the iPlayer
A rescue team is today marking the anniversary of a tragedy that led to the setting up of the organisation 50 years ago.
Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team was formed after a major search by police, farmers, estate keepers and rescue team members from across the North of England in an operation to try to find Robert Akrigg
An upcoming climber who achieved a remarkable Alpine round has joined outdoor brand Montane’s team of sponsored athletes.
Tom Ballard, son of the late mountaineer Alison Hargreaves, recently became the first person to solo all six major faces of the Alps in one winter, a feat known as Starlight and Storm
A little corner of a national park will be better looking after a scheme to remove power lines. Hundreds of metres of electricity cables will be bu...
Mountain rescuers enjoyed an evening of comedy after a risky operation to bring an errant animal to safety.
Campaigners have welcomed planners’ decision to turn down an application to replace turbines at an existing windfarm with ones more than twice the height.
A mountain expert and rescue team member is offering a personal insight into winter safety with a series of talks.
Britain’s biggest walkers’ charity said it was concerned the England Coast Path had been left out in the cold in Chancellor’s autumn statement.
The Conservative Government said funding for national parks in England will not be cut, despite departmental savings announced by Chancellor George Osborne today.
The Lake District’s two felltop assessors will resume work next week, as they take it in turns to make the journey to the summit of England’s third highest mountain.
Police have warned the public to be on the lookout for anyone offering cheap outdoor jackets for sale after thieves targeted a Cumbrian retailer.
Confusion surrounds the future of a Lake District mountain after conflicting reports of its potential sale.
Taking place high above the Arctic Circle, Fjällräven Polar is a once-in-a-lifetime dogsled adventure that gives participants the chance to experience how amazing life outdoors during the winter can be.
We take a look at the research facilities and annual innovation awards of this major French retailer building a larger presence in the UK outdoor world.