A walker had to be rescued after getting into difficulties on the Pennine Way. The 79-year-old man was walking on the national trail near Cowling i...
Almost a million pounds of lottery cash will be spent trying to halt the decline in one of Scotland’s rare endangered species.
Outdoor enthusiasts have won a battle to have their views heard over the controversial resurfacing of a Peak District bridleway.
A new section of the England Coast Path opened today. Coastguards undertook a sponsored walk to celebrate new access rights along 41km (25 miles) o...
A Peak District mountain rescue team has decided to donate cash from its annual Christmas fundraiser to another appeal.
Mountain rescue teams were called out overnight to help motorists stranded on the Scotland-England border in wintry weather.
Campaigners are claiming victory in the latest stage of their fight against developers who want to build a windfarm in the Highlands.
Organisers of a gruelling overnight winter mountain marathon have revealed it will be held in the Howgills early next year.
Tomorrow looks like a day to avoid walking the mountain tops as forecasters predict hurricane-speed winds for the western Highlands and violent storms affecting much of the North of England.
Four-legged friends will benefit from charity efforts by fans of the late author Alfred Wainwright. Search dogs and their handlers, along with an a...
A woman who led teams reducing flood risks across England has been appointed boss of the Peak District National Park Authority.
Organisers of the Fort William Mountain Festival have unveiled plans for the five-day event in February.
The coalition Government has announced that the air rescue control centre will be moved from Moray in Scotland to Fareham in Hampshire and combined with the National Maritime Operations Centre.
Mountain rescuers pleaded with motorists to drive within their capabilities after they were called out to help the occupants of two vehicles stuck in snow on a high Lake District pass.
The service that provides avalanche information for outdoor enthusiasts in the Scottish Highlands begins today.
A staggering wind speed of 144mph was recorded today on a remote Scottish archipelago with a reputation for being the UK’s windiest place.
A seasoned mountaineer and adventurer has taken over at the head of a major Scottish conservation charity.
A lost walker turned up safe but cold after a major overnight search on the Lakeland fells lasting more than 12 hours.