Here's grough's look over the shoulder at 12 months' of outdoor action...
More problems for outdoor fans have been reported in the Highlands in the wake of the storms brought by the remnants of Hurricane Bertha.
'Sheepwrecked fells', a porcupine, octupus and bottled vole: the outdoors can be a surprising place...
For anyone fancying a longer walk up Pen-y-ghent, this 10-mile stroll from the end of Littondale provides a different approach to one of Yorkshire's Three Peaks.
Mountain rescuers described a call for help from a pair of charity walkers lost on England’s highest peak as avoidable.
A badly equipped group of walkers was rescued after getting lost in worsening weather on Scotland’s most southerly munro.
Our rearward glance at a news-packed 2012 includes, as always, tragedy as well as uplifting stories of the great outdoors, and a few oddities.
A young woman is finally able to enjoy a riverside walk thanks to 12 years of campaigning by her uncle.
Access campaigners said the Government must not implement a cut-off date on rights of way until all missing paths have been recorded.
A walker was rescued after getting lost on a Lakeland fell. The man, from Cleator, Cumbria, became disoriented while walking between Buttermere and...
Britain’s largest walkers’ charity says new legislation may help save historic rights of way from oblivion.
Mountain rescuers were called out twice to a Snowdonia mountain after climbers and scramblers got into difficulties.
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.
Rescuers guided a group of lost walkers to safety by sounding their vehicle sirens and turning on the blue flashing lights.
A walker lost in a forest was found by mountain rescuers using specialised smartphone tracking software.
Deep cuts to council rights-of-way budgets are likely to leave paths overgrown and unusable, Britain’s largest walkers’ charity warned.
A grand day out in fine mountain scenery takes in two munros and one munro top from this imposing Highland glen.
The organisation representing country landowners said the rights of way system is unfair and weighted against them.