English readers can now learn what led this outstanding alpinist to pursue a climbing career in a new translation of her French autobiography.
Outdoor enthusiasts are being invited to help crowdfund repairs to some of England and Wales’s most used upland paths.
A Lake District mountain rescue team had its second-busiest on record in 2015, with 76 callouts recorded in the year.
The Lake District's felltop assessors have been kitted out with gear from Bergans of Norway to protect them on their daily trips up Helvellyn.
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...
A campaigning charity wants to hear your views on the country’s national parks. An online survey has been launched to canvass the public’s opin...
A group of mountain guides plans to light up a Lake District fell to raise cash for Nepal earthquake victims.
A larger-than-life television personality and adventurer has thrown his weight behind a scheme to help care for trails in a national park.
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 ...