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.
More than 100 mountain rescuers put their skills into practice dealing with a large-scale incident in the Cairngorms.
Two men caught in separate serious incidents in the Lake District recall their traumas and what happened after the call for mountain rescue.
Shorter daylight hours, dropping temperatures and the arrival of snow on the hills mean one thing: it’s time to gear yourself up for winter.
The forecast is looking gloomy for a weather service that offers specialised reports for Britain’s hillgoers.
A record-breaking British climber joined a man who narrowly escaped an Everest avalanche to raise cash for Nepal with a trip to Wales’s highest mountain.
Outdoor enthusiasts can now buy satellite devices to alert authorities if they get into trouble. Mountain expert Heather Morning looks at whether you ...
Scores of high-risk hillgoers have received practical winter mountain training to increase their safety.
Rescuers were faced with searching 200 sq km of the Cairngorms in blizzard conditions overnight after a gamekeeper was reported missing.
A vital winter service for hillgoers in Scotland resumes on Friday. Reports for six mountain areas will begin on the Scottish Avalanche Information...
Two of the Lake District’s busiest walkers begin their winter season again today. The national park’s felltop assessors will make the ascent of...
A group of young people lost on a Lake District mountain were lucky to escape an avalanche. Since the three were rescued near snow debris on Skidda...
Kendal Mountain Festival has established itself as one of the premier gatherings of outdoor folk in the country.
Mountaineer Kenton Cool has extended his British record with a 12th ascent of the world’s highest mountain.
Two climbers whose bodies were found on Britain’s highest peak have been buried together close to the mountain.
The sister of a walker missing in the Highlands for more than eight months pleaded with hillgoers not to be irresponsible.
Search dogs and handlers in the North Pennines have been practising their avalanche skills. The dogs of the Northumberland National Mountain Rescue...
A mountain expert warned hillwalkers and mountaineers to watch their step near corrie tops and their projecting snow ledges in poor visibility.