Winds reaching speeds of 100mph are expected on Scottish mountains over the next two days. The Met Office has issued an amber warning for the Highl...
National park bosses have handed out grants to farmers and landowners to restore traditional hedgerows and drystone walls in their area.
Christmas Eve marks the centenary of the death of John Muir, the Scots-born conservation pioneer revered in his adopted USA.
The Scottish Government should consider regulating mountain guides, a sheriff said. Sheriff Derek Pyle made the recommendation following a fatal ac...
Organisers of a gruelling overnight winter mountain marathon have revealed it will be held in the Howgills early next year.
Scotland’s newest mountain rescue team is appealing to the public to help provide it with a temporary base.
Mountaineers have called on Scotland’s new First Minister to show some leadership and reject two windfarm proposals in Sutherland.
A new mountain biking route is planned for next year in Northumberland. The Sandstone Way is a 193km (120-mile) trail linking Berwick-upon-Tweed an...
Rescuers reminded walkers of the importance of carrying a torch, map and compass on the hills after a search for two lost men on England’s second-highest mountain.
Britain’s oldest national conservation body is planning a big picnic to celebrate its 150th anniversary.
Here's grough's look over the shoulder at 12 months' of outdoor action...
This new insulated jacket uses PrimaLoft's innovative hybrid down and synthetic blend for its insulation.
Campaigners say walkers will have the chance to open up previously closed stretches of land. The Open Spaces Society is urging outdoor enthusiasts ...
Tomorrow looks like a day to avoid walking the mountain tops as forecasters predict hurricane-speed winds for the western Highlands and violent storms affecting much of the North of England.
Two men from eastern Europe who had to be brought to safety from a Snowdonia mountain were relieved when they were told there would be no charge for the rescue.
Scotland’s biggest conservation charity has thrown its weight behind the campaign against the building of a huge windfarm in the Highlands.
A softshell jacket will breathe much better than a conventional waterproof when heading up the hill, and most will cope with a shower or two.
Mountaineers are urging outdoor fans to back a conservation charity battling a windfarm proposal in what it says is a David and Goliath fight.