Mountain rescuers warned hillgoers of the limitations of traction spikes in full winter conditions after they had to rescue a man sharing a pair with his friend.
A section of a long-distance trail through the Yorkshire Dales has been opened up to wheelchair users and families with young children.
Crews at the Royal Navy’s search and rescue helicopter base in Scotland had their busiest January on record.
A walker was rescued after collapsing while walking in the North York Moors. Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team was called out about 10.30am today when...
A new youth hostel will open on a Hebridean island next month. The former Bayfield Backpackers building on the Isle of Skye, and the adjacent Bayvi...
Police have named the climber who died after being caught in an avalanche on Liathach at the weekend.
A caver was rescued from a Yorkshire Dales pothole after injuring himself when he fell 16ft underground.
A rescue team covering the South Pennines has a new leader. Ben Carter has taken the reins of the Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team, based in My...
A climber has died after being avalanched on a mountain in Torridon in the north-west Highlands. The man was with another, winter climbing on Liath...
More land has been put on the market, as part of a wholesale sell-off of land by the Lake District National Park Authority.
A prime piece of Lake District real estate has been put up for sale by the national park’s authority.
A community group is seeking the help of outdoor enthusiasts to preserve a historic helicopter that has carried out numerous rescues on Scotland’s mountains.
Record-breaking mountaineer Alan Hinkes will appear at a London outdoors show this month. The Yorkshire-based climber, the only Briton to have summ...
Disabled athlete Karen Darke will be one of the star speakers at this week’s Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival, which features many tales of triumph over adversity.
Outdoor retailers visiting a giant European trade show are being offered the chance to swap their jackets for a brand new one, and help homeless people.
[caption id="attachment_39125" align="alignleft" width="450" caption="Cave Rescue Organisation members were called out to investigate"][/caption]Rescuers were called to look into a hole that appeared on the Yorkshire-Lancashire boundary.
A schoolgirl was airlifted to hospital after suffering a painful locked hip joint while on a caving trip in the Yorkshire Dales.
A former motor-racing champion has come to the aid of a scheme that could save the lives of injured climbers and walkers.