The Lake District’s two felltop assessors have vowed their work will carry on despite their base being ‘ripped apart’ by flood water.
Mountain rescue teams from across the North of England and beyond have converged on Cumbria to help in the response to some of the worst flooding seen for a decade.
A group of Swiss musicians is hoping to use a series of performances at youth hostels as a stepping stone to success.
A rescue team is today marking the anniversary of a tragedy that led to the setting up of the organisation 50 years ago.
The body that represents hillwalkers, climbers and mountaineers south of the border revealed it will launch a major campaign next year to help Britain’s upland paths.
Campaigners said a local authority’s move to cut its rights of way department was short-sighted and could lead to long delays in resolving footpath problems.
A Lancashire hill shrouded in bewitching history is among 13 landscapes to benefit from lottery grants announced on Halloween.
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Two major charities have welcomed the news that England’s coastal path is on course for completion in five years’ time.
Campaigners have welcomed planners’ decision to turn down an application to replace turbines at an existing windfarm with ones more than twice the height.
Mountain rescue team members are being challenged to tackle a gruelling Pennine race in the depths of winter.
Outdoor fans are among those who have chipped in to boost a fund aimed at helping improve access in a national park.
The Scottish Government has turned down plans for a windfarm on a highly sensitive Highlands site because the company applying for permission didn’t exist at the time of the submission.
The organisation that represents hillwalkers and climbers in England and Wales said spending cuts could threaten the extension to two national parks announced today.
Gore-Tex unveils its new fabric aimed at making life more comfortable and a little less noisy for walkers.