The Scottish Government has announced ambitious plans to add 30 new long-distance routes to its network of trails in a bid to equal the best in Europe.
Outdoor enthusiasts will be able to raise a glass to the 10th anniversary of open access with a new beer brewed in the Peak District.
Britain’s oldest national conservation organisation has joined the chorus of condemnation of national park bosses’ plans to sell off chunks of the Lake District.
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Campaigners gathering to celebrate a historic mass trespass on a Peak District hill will explore how to press for Scottish-style right-to-roam laws.
Campaigners are urging the Scottish Parliament to enshrine the right for walkers to use railway crossings.
A section of a long-distance trail through the Yorkshire Dales has been opened up to wheelchair users and families with young children.
Gordon Watson has taken over at the head of the Loch Lomond authority at a time when it is mired in controversy over plans to ban wild camping.
A charity is calling for a public inquiry into plans for a giant potash mine in the North York Moors.
Dog walkers in the Peak District are being urged to keep their pets on a lead after attacks on sheep.
A Lake District MP is continuing his fight against the national park authority’s plan to sell off a mountain beauty spot.
Online campaign group 38 Degrees is urging outdoor enthusiasts to sign a petition opposing the sell-off of land in national parks.
Television viewers with access to the Discovery channel can tune in this evening to watch accomplished British climber Leo Houlding take a trip to some of the planet’s remotest areas to find Lost Worlds.
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.
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.
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