A new guide for winter climbers in the Lake District is aimed at helping those heading for the hills find good conditions while avoiding damaging the sensitive upland environments.
Mountaineering experts are urging anyone heading for Wales’s highest mountain to be prepared. Snowdon was whipped by 100mph winds recently and al...
A teenager is ‘very lucky’ to be alive after he was rescued from Wales’s highest mountain in winter conditions and winds gusting to more than 90mph.
Britain’s oldest national conservation body is planning a big picnic to celebrate its 150th anniversary.
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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.
Mountain rescuers are urging hillgoers to be prepared as they head for the Lake District fells, following the deaths of two people in falls recently.
A minister has announced plans to turn Britain’s national mapping agency into a government-owned company.
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.