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Four-tonne paper bridge installed in Grisedale at foot of Helvellyn

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...

12 May 2015

Praise from Army brigadier for 2,000 teens who tackled Ten Tors Challenge

Almost 2,000 young people completed a gruelling test of their trekking endurance and navigation across Dartmoor.

11 May 2015

Mountain rescuers called to critically injured Grizedale Forest motorbike pair

Mountain rescuers were called out to two off-road motorcyclists critically injured in a crash in a Lake District forest.

11 May 2015

Mountain biker seriously injured in high-speed crash in Whinlatter Forest

A mountain biker suffered serious injuries when he crashed at high speed on a Lake District track. The 45-year-old rider was on the North Loop of W...

10 May 2015

Scarborough mountain rescuers urge public to vote in bid for share of Jewson fund

A mountain rescue team is appealing to the public to support it in its bid to get cash to extend its base.

09 May 2015

National park workers and volunteers repair flood-hit Wensleydale footpath

A flood-hit footpath in the Yorkshire Dales has been repaired to make the going easier for walkers. The route along the River Ure between Askrigg a...

09 May 2015

Buttermere walker rescued after injuring ankle on fell

A walker was rescued from a Lake District fell after injuring herself when she slipped. The 59-year-old woman injured her ankle on the fell above B...

08 May 2015

Peak District litter-pick organisers offer free lunch and outdoor activities

Litter pickers in Britain’s oldest park will be rewarded with a free lunch and outdoor activities. The Peak District Pick and Play takes places t...

07 May 2015

Prince Edward meets Peak District outdoor volunteers during Stanage visit

A royal visitor to the Peak District heard about the importance of Stanage Edge to climbers. Prince Edward also presented an award to the British M...

07 May 2015

Peak District rescue team overwhelmed by mountain of gear donated for Nepal

Mountain rescuers have been overwhelmed by a response for outdoor gear it launched for victims of the Nepal earthquake.

12 May 2015

Climber dies after fall from sea cliff at Gull Rock, Cornwall

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...

11 May 2015

Two rescues on Tryfan among busy weekend of callouts for Ogwen Valley team

Rescuers were twice called out to walkers stuck on the same mountain route in Snowdonia at the weekend.

11 May 2015

Two walkers knocked out after sliding 'miles' on Ben Nevis snow

Rescuers have issued a ‘wee warning’ that Britain’s highest mountain still has substantial amounts of snow.

10 May 2015

Mountaineer Alex MacIntyre biography One Day As A Tiger in awards shortlist

A biography of a mountaineer who died attempting a climb on Annapurna has been shortlisted for the British Sports Book Awards.

09 May 2015

Climber stretchered from Almscliff Crag after falling 10ft

A climber was rescued after falling 10ft from a popular North Yorkshire crag. The 27-year-old was climbing on Almscliff Crag yesterday when he fell...

08 May 2015

Thousands of teens prepare for weekend's Ten Tors Challenge on Dartmoor

Thousands of young people are gearing up for the annual test of endurance and navigation across Dartmoor.

08 May 2015

Mountain rescue charity seeks applicants for peer review leader job

The umbrella organisation for mountain rescuers in England and Wales is seeking candidates for a job overseeing a new review.

07 May 2015

Everest summiteer Doug Scott appeal for funds for charity to help Nepal victims

One of the first Britons to climb Everest has appealed directly to the outdoor community to help an appeal for earthquake victims in Nepal.

07 May 2015

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