Amateur hill surveyor Myrddyn Phillips finally nails the height of a peak that was overlooked by OS until walkers stumbled across it 25 years ago.
Mountaineers and conservationists have condemned the Scottish Government’s decision to give the go-ahead to a major windfarm in the Monadhliath Mountains.
A mountain rescue team celebrating its 50th anniversary will demonstrate its skills as part of the national Mountain and Cave Rescue Awareness Weekend.
Walkers heading for the hills over Easter are being warned by mountain experts to expect winter conditions on some routes.
Mountain rescue experts are offering walkers the chance to learn navigation and hill skills with them.
A tireless campaigner for walkers’ rights today celebrated 30 years with Britain’s oldest national conservation body.
Britain’s national mapping agency said claims in a newspaper report that it was to end routine production of paper maps across the whole of Great Britain are untrue.
Nine packs compared, big enough for an overnight camp or packing that extra winter gear...
A conservation charity is urging Scottish parliamentarians not to bow to commercial pressure on a wild land map as they debate the subject at Holyrood.
Ramblers, mountaineers and conservationists welcomed the Scottish Government’s new policy that designates almost a fifth of the nation as wild land.
Walkers heading for Britain’s highest mountain are being warned to expect snow, despite the onset of summer.
The Peak District national park is claiming two firsts as it celebrates its 63rd birthday. The park authority is the first in Britain to use Google...
Silva's powerful 140 lumen headtorch recharges via a USB cable but will it last the night?...
A feisty footpath campaigner who asked for a pair of wirecutters as a Christmas present has died aged 97.
Rescuers were called out to search for three walkers who got lost as darkness fell while attempting a challenge walk.
This handy guide provides route descriptions and a wealth of facts for the new John Muir Way, a coast-to-coast route in Scotland.
Britain’s national mapping agency has launched a free smartphone app to provide navigationally challenged walkers with their location.
A mountain expert warned hillgoers against overreliance on electronic devices for navigation. Heather Morning, the Mountaineering Council of Scotla...