A wild start to 2016 set the tone for the following 12 months with record-breaking rescue numbers, climbing achievements and astonishing challenges, making it a year to remember.
There were winners and losers in the nuttalls stakes as a pair of dedicated hill measurers marked their outfit's tenth birthday with scrutiny of three English peaks.
Two men with a mission to find the exact height of a mountain in the southern Highlands climb into the clouds and add a new corbett to the list.
Walkers can now take a trip back in time to discover the industrial history of a national park, thanks to a new smartphone technology.
Britain’s official mapping agency has bought a 25 per cent stake in a company that prints its paper maps.
The hill sleuths have been in the Highlands, to discover a four-inch deficit means one munro top gets deleted from the lists while another is promoted.
Profits from a new guidebook to trekking in Nepal will go to help charities in the Himalayan country dealing with the aftermath of the recent earthquakes.
An ancient marker close to one of the Peak District’s most popular climbing venues is to be replaced after suffering the ravages of time.
Sales of conventional paper maps produced by Britain’s official mapping agency increased last year, bucking the trend in the past decade which saw people opting for digital versions.
Detective work by a member of Cumbria police’s staff has uncovered the story behind a Lakeland landmark’s name.
A new fleece and windproof set, technical jeans and a new gaiter design are among kit revealed by Páramo for next year.
A familiar friend to hillgoers is celebrating an 80th birthday today. Ordnance Survey’s first triangulation pillar went into use on 18 April 1936...
The year provided plenty of outdoor adventures, not least provided by Mother Nature herself, as exceptional weather became the norm.
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Walkers heading out to the Peak District and South Pennines can now take their own personal guide. Four audio trails can be downloaded to provide a...
Asturias in northern Spain is a far cry from the crowded resort beaches, with soaring mountains and peaceful coastal walks.
A headtorch is an essential piece of kit for anyone heading for the hills. We put nine different models to the test...
Here's grough's look over the shoulder at 12 months' of outdoor action...