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...
A new guide for winter climbers in the Lake District is aimed at helping those heading for the hills find good conditions while avoiding damaging the sensitive upland environments.
A rookie search dog and his handler helped save the life of a woman who had gone missing in the Scottish Borders.
A pair of ultrarunners who finished neck and neck in a 60-mile race last year picked up another winners’ trophy at the weekend.
Following on swiftly from his appearance on the BBC’s The One Show, climbing elder statesman Sir Chris Bonington features in another film about his ascent of the Old Man of Hoy.
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.
Mountain rescuers are urging hillgoers to be prepared as they head for the Lake District fells, following the deaths of two people in falls recently.
The Westminster Government has said it is committed to an outright ban on the controversial fracking of gas and oil in national parks.
Rescuers were saved a major search on the Peak District’s highest hill when a lost walker managed to find his own way to safety.
A television feature showing mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington’s climb of the Old Man of Hoy is due to air this evening.