Mountaineers’ and walkers’ organisations have reacted with dismay at the Scottish Government’s approval of a camping ban in parts of a national park.
Ultrarunner Javed Bhatti is on course to complete a remarkable winter double run of the Pennine Way this weekend.
A mountaineering elder statesman is urging outdoor enthusiasts to back a plan to raise £50,000 to help complete repairs to a path on a ‘magical walk’.
A kayaker who was last seen launching his craft almost a week ago on the west coast of Scotland is still missing.
Rescuers pleaded with walkers to take the correct gear with them when they head for the Dartmoor hills.
The man who climbed the North Face of the Eiger in a record-breaking time will speak to an audience in London this week.
So what do you do when you’ve just completed the country’s most brutal race up the snowy spine of England.
Three children were among a family rescued after getting stuck in the snow on a remote Lake District track.
An injured woman was surprised to find almost 30 rescuers coming to her aid after she slipped on an icy Peak District path.
A man who nearly lost his life in a paragliding crash in the Lake District is planning to run a half-marathon to raise cash for his rescuers.
A mountain rescue team has a new recruit who followed her mum and dad into the service. Border collie Tess has become an operational member of the ...
Visitors to one of the UK’s leading outdoor events boosted the local economy by £2m, a survey found.
A veteran mountain guide and rescue team member has been awarded a top accolade. Mick Tighe is the winner of this year’s Scottish Award for Excel...
A day of activities aimed at raising cash for victims of the Cumbria floods and the county’s mountain rescue teams brought in double organisers’ target.
Police have named the two climbers who died in a fall from a Glen Coe mountain, one of whom was a member of the local mountain rescue team.
Two climbers have died on a Glen Coe mountain. Their bodies were found by two other climbers on Saturday on Stob Coire nam Beith. Glencoe Mounta...
Rescuers had to battle through shoulder-deep snow to reach a man who suffered serious spinal injuries while snowboarding on the slopes of England’s third-highest mountain.
A walker suffering from hypothermia in sub-zero temperatures was helped to safety by competitors in a gruelling long-distance race.