Do you know your meall from your sgurr? Can you wrap your tongue round names such as Stob Coire Sgreamhach? Gaelic topographical terms present a ch...
Campaigners are urging the Scottish Parliament to enshrine the right for walkers to use railway crossings.
An air ambulance called to pick up an injured walker on a Peak District moor had to abort its landing because of deep snow on the ground.
A climber was rescued after two walkers heard his cries for help as he crawled from a Snowdonia crag after falling.
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.
Walkers on Scotland’s most popular long-distance trail are being warned of possible diversions while work takes place on hydro-electric schemes.
A teenager who combines bushcraft and naturalism has gained the inaugural Scottish Youth Award for Excellence in Mountain Culture.
A climber was seriously injured in a fall on a Highland mountain. Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team was called out on Saturday after the climber suffer...
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.