'Sheepwrecked fells', a porcupine, octupus and bottled vole: the outdoors can be a surprising place...
The boss of the British Mountaineering Council will entertain outdoors fans with tales of his recent climbing trip to Patagonia in a lecture raising funds for a conservation charity.
Two Everest summiteers tackled Yorkshire’s highest mountain in the company of parliamentarians. Cumbria resident Sir Chris Bonington and Yorkshir...
Mountaineering representatives are calling on outdoor fans to help safeguard the future of a prime climbing crag.
Expeditions to the world’s ninth highest mountain have been suspended after 11 climbers were shot dead by a group dressed as security forces.
Three British Everest summiteers are throwing their weight behind the final push for climbing to gain a foothold in the Olympics.
An Olympic runner turned climber is backing the bid to have climbing included in the 2020 Games. Dame Kelly Holmes, a double gold medal winner, has...
The body representing mountaineers in England and Wales is at loggerheads with the Government’s official outdoors advisory body over a blanket climbing ban.
Mountaineering experts are pleading with hillgoers to go prepared for winter after a series of tragic incidents over the past few weeks.
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.
Peak District bosses have rejected plans to sell off one of the area’s most popular climbing crags.
Everest summiteer Sir Chris Bonington will tackle two of Yorkshire’s Three Peaks in the company of MPs and peers to help boost an outdoors campaign.
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.
Olympic bosses have thwarted climbers’ attempts to have their sport included in the games. The International Olympic Committee today turned down ...
Outdoor industry bosses today launched a campaign they said could add four years to people’s lives.
Two-thirds of the British Mountaineering Council’s members say they are first and foremost hillwalkers, despite the public perception the organisation caters mainly for climbers.
Mountain experts are reminding Easter holidaymakers that Scotland’s hills are still in full winter condition.
Westminster politicians will hear about the value of the outdoor industry next week. The Outdoor Industries Association, the trade body for compani...