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Mountaineers are appealing to a Scottish Government minister to intervene in a dispute between hillwalkers and a Highland estate.
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An expert on Britain’s hills has been appointed an ‘ambassador’ to inspire existing and new walkers to pull on their boots and head for the high ground.
A busy weekend for a Snowdonia mountain rescue team was capped by two rescues, of an injured walker and a man stuck on a scrambling route.
A walker was stretchered from a path after slipping and breaking his leg while walking in the South Pennines.
An adventurer whose disabilities mean she walks with difficulty will try to complete Scotland’s most popular long-distance trail.
Walkers wanting to improve their outdoor skills will be able to choose from two new courses next year.
Mountain rescuers had to use ropes to bring a group of walkers to safety after they got stuck on steep ground in the Lake District.
The man charged with promoting access to the countryside in England stands accused of unblocking a right of way on his farm only being grilled by MPs about footpaths on his land.
Walkers accessing one of Yorkshire’s natural wonders will find the going a little easier after work by the North York Moors National Park Authority.
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Two men are preparing to begin the unusual job of climbing England’s third highest mountain every day to help keep members of the public safe.
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Walkers and climbers should ring the police if they are confronted by aggressive landowners, two representative groups said.
Scotland’s politicians must realise that wild land is a national asset and not just ‘emptiness’, mountaineers said.
Britain’s biggest walkers’ charity is claiming victory in its coastal access campaign after the coalition Government published a new timetable for work on the project.
The White Cliffs of Dover and the less attractive prospect of the new Hinkley Point nuclear power station are included in plans for the latest extension of the England Coast Path.