Scotland’s online guide for walkers heading out during the deer-stalking season has been expanded. The Heading for the Scottish Hills service now...
Scotland will gain one new national nature reserve, but lose six, the Government’s advisory body has decided.
Mountaineers will join geologists and botanists in a second survey of the UK’s highest mountain. Climbers are asked to be aware that members of t...
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.
Former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has lent his support to a national park scheme to help fund a popular rock-climbing venue.
Mountain rescuers came to the aid of a dog owner after her animal found itself in a hole. A woman and her teenage son were walking their jack russe...
Modular, rectangular dry sacks from the Seattle company will help outdoor fans pack their rucksacks more efficiently.
The Government’s official outdoors body has published plans for the latest stretch of the proposed England Coast Path.
Visitors to picturesque Scottish youth hostels will have their mobile phones and laptops confiscated as part of a move to detox from technology.
A Lake District rescue team was in action for seven hours dealing with two incidents at opposite ends of its area.
Hundreds of walkers are expected to step out on Saturday to highlight the effects of Government cuts on England’s national parks.
Conservative junior minister and adventurer Rory Stewart said national parks are the ‘soul of Britain’.
Work has begun on repairing a footpath on a popular Highlands mountain. Local workers will restore the route on Quinag in Assynt, where walkers’ ...
Britain’s oldest national conservation organisation has produced a list of more than 100 ‘battle honours’ as it prepares to mark its 150th anniversary.
If you don't have a head for heights, you may want to skip this vertiginous video from climber Iain Miller.
We put 13 pairs of shorts to the test to help you make your choice of summer legwear...
One of Britain’s top climbers has begun an attempt on an Arctic ‘big wall’ four times the height of London’s Shard.
A mountain bikers’ group has accused a county council of misrepresenting its views over a controversial bridleway in the Peak District.