Two major charities have welcomed the news that England’s coastal path is on course for completion in five years’ time.
What’s in your rucksack? That’s the question mountain experts are asking hillgoers in Scotland with the onset of the main winter season. The Mo...
A Westminster environment minister has pledged that cash for the England Coast Path is safe. Rory Stewart, parliamentary under-secretary at the Dep...
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 Scot...
An upcoming climber who achieved a remarkable Alpine round has joined outdoor brand Montane’s team of sponsored athletes.
Mountain rescuers enjoyed an evening of comedy after a risky operation to bring an errant animal to safety.
A mountain expert and rescue team member is offering a personal insight into winter safety with a series of talks.
The Conservative Government said funding for national parks in England will not be cut, despite departmental savings announced by Chancellor George Osborne today.
Police have warned the public to be on the lookout for anyone offering cheap outdoor jackets for sale after thieves targeted a Cumbrian retailer.
National park bosses are urging walkers and mountaineers to check a dedicated weather service before heading for the hills.
A walker has died after being found unconscious on a Lake District hillside. Rescuers were unable to revive the elderly man, who was walking alone,...
The International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation has backed moves to restrict attempts on climbing the world’s highest mountain.
A rescue team is today marking the anniversary of a tragedy that led to the setting up of the organisation 50 years ago.
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...
Campaigners have welcomed planners’ decision to turn down an application to replace turbines at an existing windfarm with ones more than twice the height.
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 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.
Confusion surrounds the future of a Lake District mountain after conflicting reports of its potential sale.