Mountaineers fear a prominent munro is becoming a magnet for windfarm developers after a second company announced it was considering building 19 turbines, five months after a different firm withdrew plans for the same mountain.
One of Britain’s busiest mountain rescue teams will today mark 40 years since its headquarters were officially set up as a rescue post.
A leading campaigner has put her money where her mouth is to provide a gate to help people walk on access land.
A mountain bike company boss has described resurfacing work done on a popular cycling route as ‘vandalism’.
Strange names, but serious tents for backpackers as MSR updates its Hubba lightweight range...
Four English national parks will get a £16.8m boost to encourage cycling under measures announced by the UK Government.
The Ramblers’ boss is due on national television this evening to press the case for the England Coast Path.
Access campaigners have condemned the coalition Government’s ‘myopic’ decision not to extend coastal access to the Isle of Wight.
A mountaineering expert has warned hillgoers of the dangers of overheating in the current exceptionally warm weather.
A popular Snowdonia youth hostel has closed for a six-month modernisation costing £1.3m. The Pen y Pass hostel is due to reopen in March next year...
Mountaineering representatives are calling on outdoor fans to help safeguard the future of a prime climbing crag.
Mountain experts are warning parents forcing children up mountains in bad conditions could put them off walking for the rest of their lives.
Two mountain rescue teams worked for almost eight hours to free a pair of walkers stuck on a Lake District hillside.
A woman was seriously injured in a fall on a Lake District fell. The 74-year-old from Dalston tumbled about 6m (20ft) on Barf, overlooking Bassenth...
The charity that looks after mountain shelters has warned some of them have restrictions during the deerstalking season.
Two outdoor bodies have urged the coalition Government to pull its socks up and get on with the establishment of the coastal path round England.
Most Scots feel they have no voice in the way the nation’s countryside is managed. Almost three-quarters polled by the National Trust for Scotlan...
Rescuers were twice called out to deal with walkers in the Peak District affected by the heat at the weekend.