A team of climbers and scientists is hoping for better weather as it plans its second survey on the cliffs of Britain’s highest mountain.
High-minded writers are being urged to enter a long-running literary competition. The Mountaineering Council of Scotland is seeking the best writin...
Climbers and conservationists have agreed to work together to safeguard Scotland’s birds of prey from accidental disturbance.
Britons are losing their way when it comes to map reading – because of their reliance on technology.
A former Ramblers boss urged outdoor enthusiasts to start stepping off rights of way in a quest to erode the concept of trespass.
Up to 20 mountaineers are feared dead after a huge avalanche struck Everest Base Camp, triggered by a major earthquake in Nepal.
A teenager taking part in a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award expedition was airlifted to hospital after falling on the Peak District’s second-highest hill.
Three walkers were rescued from a Brecon Beacons hillside after getting lost overnight. Rescuers said the trio had no means of navigating in poor v...
Conservationists plan to cover parts of the Peak District’s highest hill in green slime. Walkers have been warned to expect scenes reminiscent of...
Mountain rescuers have thanked two passers-by who came to the aid of a teenager who fell into a Lake District beck.
Members of a Snowdonia mountain rescue team shared a formal dinner with RAF colleagues – on top of a 3,000ft peak.
Thousands of young people are gearing up for the annual test of endurance and navigation across Dartmoor.
A mountain rescuer caught in the Nepalese earthquake has described the desperate situation at Everest Base Camp.
Three wins a row for Adam Perry, who finished at the head of a field of more than 300 entrants in the gruelling 60-mile Yorkshire Dales challenge.
Walkers will gather this weekend to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Britain’s first long-distance national trail.
A group that was instrumental in the establishment of Britain’s first national trail has announced it is to disband, in the year the route celebrates 50 years’ existence.
The new head of a campaigning body said cuts to national parks’ budgets must stop. Fiona Howie said authorities in England and Wales should be gi...
Two men were airlifted to hospital suffering from hypothermia after having to spend the night on a Snowdonia mountain.