An expert climber has been appointed to ensure Scotland’s students stay safe on the winter mountains.
Outdoor enthusiasts are being offered the chance to clean up the countryside in a national park and enjoy a range of activities.
Two walkers were rescued after getting lost in deteriorating weather while on a walk up England’s highest mountain.
A cyclist was seriously injured when he fell down a ravine in the Lake District. The 38-year-old suffered head, chest and back injuries in the inci...
Two of Britain’s climbing elder statesmen will lead a new expedition to climb the height of Everest to help victims of the Nepal earthquakes.
A 26ft-high wooden pyramid designed by a team of young architects has been unveiled on the banks of Loch Lomond.
Over-reliance on electronic gadgets could put hillwalkers’ lives at risk, experts warned. The Mountaineering Council of Scotland said technology ...
Mountain rescuers have been overwhelmed by a response for outdoor gear it launched for victims of the Nepal earthquake.
A climber has died after falling from sea cliffs in Cornwall. The 34-year-old man fell while climbing at Gull Rock, south of Marsland Mouth on Satu...
Outdoor campaigners have made a direct appeal to Scotland’s First Minister to throw out plans for a controversial windfarm.
Members of a Snowdonia mountain rescue team shared a formal dinner with RAF colleagues – on top of a 3,000ft peak.
Climbers and conservationists have agreed to work together to safeguard Scotland’s birds of prey from accidental disturbance.
A mountain rescue team has warned lives may be put at risk following the theft of vital gear from one of its doctors.
A new exhibition in the Lake District tells the story of the first ascent of a Himalayan peak 60 years ago.
Britain’s oldest national conservation group has welcomed planners’ rejection for the second time of proposals for a ‘welcome hub’ in the Lake District.
Walkers in the Lake District have the chance to view an artistic addition to the landscape. The bright red PaperBridge straddles a beck in Grisedal...
Almost 2,000 young people completed a gruelling test of their trekking endurance and navigation across Dartmoor.
Mountain rescuers were called out to two off-road motorcyclists critically injured in a crash in a Lake District forest.