Outdoor enthusiasts driving in Scotland are being warned of the increased risk of hitting deer as the clocks go back.
Scottish Natural Heritage said after the end of British Summer Time on Sunday, peak traffic times will coincide with those when the animals are likely to be foraging on road verges
A mountain rescue team received a share of a community fund to help equip its swiftwater experts.
The Scarborough and Ryedale team was one of three groups to share £8,000 from the Duke of York’s Community Initiative’s Innovation Fund
Police say they believe the deaths of 16 birds of prey in the Black Isle area earlier this year were not the result of targeted poisoning.
They said they now believe the 12 red kites and four buzzards were ‘victims of pest control measures’
A pair of British climbers who were about to attempt a first ascent of a Himalayan mountain had a swift change of plans when they found another group of mountaineers already on the route.
Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden originally planned to post the first ascent of the north face of Hagshu, a 6,515m (21,375ft) peak in the Indian Himalaya
The boss of a Scottish national park has announced she is stepping down. Loch Lomond and the Trossachs chief executive Fiona Logan is leaving the a...
As jobs go, it has to be one the country’s most bizarre. Each week’s work involves ascending almost the height of Everest, and braving snow, ra...
Experts are warning hillgoers not to get caught out as the clocks go back this weekend, and shorter daylight hours mean careful mountain planning is needed.
Fancy pitting yourself against the man who holds the world record for the fastest ascent of the imposing North Face of the Eiger.
The charity that looks after almost 100 mountain shelters has a new chairman. Simon Birch was elected to head the Mountain Bothies Association afte...
Keswick Mountain Festival organisers have thrown down the gauntlet to mountain runners with the announcement of a new 50km ultramarathon.
A climber was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a fall on a Somerset crag. Avon and Somerset Search and Rescue was called o...
Mountaineers are urging the Nepalese Government not to allow the installation of ladders and fixed ropes near the summit of Everest.
Two climbers were injured in falls in the Peak District this weekend. A man from London fell from a route on Stanage Edge on Saturday. Edale Mou...
A survey reveals Snowdon's height will remain the same, but at the same time thousands of walkers will climb an extra metre.