Climbing will become an Olympic sport, the movement’s bosses have announced. A much anticipated announcement in Rio de Janeiro by the Internation...
The boss of the representative body for mountaineers in England and Wales has responded to the storm of criticism of the decision to change its name.
Two bodies that represent climbers, hillwalkers and mountaineers throughout Britain have announced changes to their names.
Two walkers were rescued from Lake District fells after getting into difficulties in the extremely hot weather.
Mountain rescuers called for airborne help after struggling to stretcher an injured walker from a Lake District fell.
A mountain biker was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries when she came off her machine on a Lake District route.
A group of walkers provided a cash boost to a team of volunteer rescuers during a visit to the Highlands.
Two men with a mission to find the exact height of a mountain in the southern Highlands climb into the clouds and add a new corbett to the list.
An access champion will officially open a unique long-distance walking route at the weekend. Kate Ashbrook will walk part of the Welcome Way from t...
A walker was airlifted from a Lake District fell after slipping and injuring herself. Cockermouth Mountain Rescue Team was called out shortly after...
A young disabled woman completed the ascent of the UK’s sixth highest mountain to raise awareness of her charity.
Scotland’s first national park has launched a campaign to clamp down on littering and to educate visitors to care for the area.
A mountain expert has warned gamers to beware if they go hunting virtual creatures in the Scottish Highlands.
Campaigners have welcomed the scaling down of plans to build a chain of electricity pylons from western Scotland to Cumbria.
Mountain rescuers are mourning one of their team members after he collapsed and died while on a callout.
Campaigners have welcomed a change in planning procedure that means potential buyers of property will have to be told about rights of way crossing the land.
A tireless fighter for access rights is worried the exit from the European Union will have serious effects on the great outdoors.
A fellrunning legend has invited fellow runners to join him at the weekend as he tackles a 30-mile route across the Lakeland mountains to mark his 80th birthday.