A coalition Government minister has praised England’s long-distance footpaths, saying they are important for the economy of the areas they pass through.
Rangers in Glencoe are warning that a car park and bridge will be closed for repair work to be carried out.
A Snowdonia mountain rescue team was kept busy through the week as climbers and walkers struggled in winter conditions.
Campaigners say coalition Government cuts are harming the public forests that were saved from being sold off after a huge outcry against the plans.
A boggy Snowdonia path has been transformed after four months of work by national park workers. The route above Bryn Tyrch Uchaf in Capel Curig was...
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 experts have come up with a last-minute Christmas shopping list to help outdoor fans stay safe on the hills.
A Ramblers group is threatening to take court action against a water company it says has unlawfully blocked a footpath.
Walkers will no longer have to battle with stiles on some of the footpaths around Hastings, after work by two Ramblers groups.
Outdoor instructors have pledged to donate part of their course fees to a conservation trust. The Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust will receive £5...
Britain’s biggest walking charity has welcomed today’s news that the two extensions of the planned HS2 railway lines will not pass through national parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty.
Two long-distance paths in Scotland will benefit from part of a £3m spending boost. The West Highland Way and Great Glen Way will be improved wher...
Paths on four routes up the Peak District’s highest hill have been improved to help walkers and reduce erosion.
A walker lost in a forest was found by mountain rescuers using specialised smartphone tracking software.
Walkers in south-west England are being warned to take care after the Met Office issued a landslide warning.
Zamberlan's Italian-made updated Baffin boots are now made on a wider-fitting last specially aimed at UK walkers.
A huge search involving more than 80 volunteers from three mountain rescue teams failed to find a man missing in the Peak District.
Britain’s biggest walking charity called on the coalition Government to kick-start a number of stalled commitments to the outdoors.