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...
The Ramblers continued their campaign to open up the Welsh countryside to walkers by getting Assembly Members to walk all over the nation.
Outdoor enthusiasts looking for a peaceful outing in the Lake District are being warned to steer clear of three forests this weekend.
A hand-drawn guidebook for walkers heading for the open access areas of the South Pennines claims to be 'more detailed than Wainwright'.
A man who fell more than 150 feet from Wales’s highest mountain was very lucky not to have fallen further, rescuers said.
A mountain expert is warning hillgoers of the dangers of terrain traps following an unusually large accumulation of snow on the Scottish mountains.
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.
A group of 20 walkers had to be guided to safety by rescuers after getting lost on a Snowdonia hillside.
National park leaders have welcomed a coalition Government decision not to allow disused barns to be converted to houses.
New enthusiasts will be offered skills courses in walking the hills from next month, and a new leadership award for lowland countryside will be launched.
Two walkers were rescued from a hill high on the Scottish Borders in a night-time rescue involving volunteer teams from each side of the border.
An International Mountain Leader has won a national award for a dissertation he wrote for his master’s degree.
An overwhelming majority of respondents were in favour of a map of Scotland’s wild areas. The results of a consultation by Scottish Natural Herit...