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.
Mountain rescue team members have turned history sleuths following a number of callouts to mysterious finds on the moors in its area.
A survey by a pair of hill sleuths led to the separation of Highland twins. Two peaks above Glen Shiel that had previously been classified as a twi...
Police in the Highlands say a house formerly owned by Jimmy Savile has been daubed with abusive slogans.
A long-distance route tackled by thousands of walkers every year will be officially waymarked after authorities approved the move.
A girl was stretchered from a Peak District hillside after falling and injuring her herself. The 12-year-old was with a group of Scouts from Market...
Unique notes by Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright will go on show to the public after aficionados of the late guidebook creator helped secure them in an auction today.
A mountain rescue team has warned outdoor enthusiasts about the dangers of unexploded shells near a popular Peak District path.
The head office of Britain’s national mapping agency has been recognised as one of the most sustainable in the country.
We've lots of suggestions for Christmas stocking-fillers for the outdoor enthusiast in our look at festive gear and clothing.
Outdoor fans ordering a custom map from Britain’s official mapping agency can now feature on its cover.
More than a dozen new rights of way have been set up in the Lake District thanks to agreements between the national park authority and landowners.
The Reiko is Craghoppers' first jacket to feature a stretchy fabric exclusive to the brand...
The number of munros in Scotland is now officially 282, after the downgrading of a contentious peak to corbett status.
A grand day out in fine mountain scenery takes in two munros and one munro top from this imposing Highland glen.
An original manuscript notebook produced by Lakeland fellwalking author Alfred Wainwright goes under the hammer later this month.
A new supporters’ club has been formed to promote a long-distance route first walked by Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright 74 years ago.
Mountain bikers have a new guide to one of the country’s newest national trails. Outdoor guidebook specialist Cicerone’s Cycling the Pennine Br...