The year provided plenty of outdoor adventures, not least provided by Mother Nature herself, as exceptional weather became the norm.
National park bosses are urging walkers and mountaineers to check a dedicated weather service before heading for the hills.
Britain’s first Everest summiteer has pledged a massive donation to the effort to rebuild Nepal after this year’s earthquakes will be spent properly.
One of the first Britons to summit the world’s highest mountain will reveal his reluctance at writing his autobiography.
Mountaineering elder statesman Sir Chris Bonington is urging outdoor fans to vote for a ‘magical’ Highlands mountain in a bid for conservation cash.
One of Britain's top mountaineers will recount tales of his exploits during a tour of outdoor shops. Alan Hinkes, the only Briton to have summited ...
An outdoors festival that previously took place over a weekend will now be extended to run monthly. Record-breaking Everest summiteer Kenton Cool i...
Five books have been shortlisted for an international mountain literature award. Judges for the Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature whitt...
Profits from a new guidebook to trekking in Nepal will go to help charities in the Himalayan country dealing with the aftermath of the recent earthquakes.
A climber who has posted several notable firsts and Base jumped from the top of a 2,000m peak has revealed the closest he feels he came to death.
The International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation has backed moves to restrict attempts on climbing the world’s highest mountain.
Research in the Himalaya suggests a shot of Beet It Sport concentrate could help suppress altitude problems.
Gore-Tex unveils its new fabric aimed at making life more comfortable and a little less noisy for walkers.
Artists will gather in Cumbria for a festival devoted to mountains. The inaugural Mountain Arts Festival will be held at the Rheged Centre near Pen...
One of Britain’s top mountaineers has revealed how he had to abandon a Himalayan expedition when his father fell gravely ill.
Organisers of one of Britain’s biggest outdoor festivals have lined up a constellation of adventure stars to keep visitors enthralled at the annual event.
Adventurer and television presenter Bear Grylls has opened a rescue team’s new headquarters. The Everest summiteer joined Aberglaslyn Mountain Re...
The deadline is fast approaching if you want to have tea with one of Britain’s best loved television explorers.