One of England’s remotest youth hostels will get a £¼m facelift for its 80th birthday. The Black Sail hostel at the head of Ennerdale can only ...
Fans of the late author Alfred Wainwright are gathering this evening to celebrate two significant anniversaries.
Visitors to the Lake District are being offered a car-free tour with a unique view of the area’s scenic splendour.
Aficionados of the late guidebook author Alfred Wainwright have warned walkers following his Coast to Coast Walk to equip themselves with a map and compass.
Britain’s only mountaineer to have summited the word’s 14 highest peaks will give a lecture marking the 10th anniversary of the formation of the Wainwright Society.
A new view indicator has been put up at the site where author Alfred Wainwright first glimpsed the Lakeland panorama that would inspire him to write his celebrated guidebooks.
A walker was rescued after getting lost on the route of the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge. The 53-year-old woman rang for help today, Tuesday, af...
An original manuscript notebook produced by Lakeland fellwalking author Alfred Wainwright goes under the hammer later this month.
A walker was airlifted from a fell after suffering a suspected broken ankle in a slip. The 49-year-old woman fell while coming down Dent, the 352m ...
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.
A long-distance route tackled by thousands of walkers every year will be officially waymarked after authorities approved the move.
Take a peek with us at some of clothing and gear that will appear in the shops in the coming months with the first part of our Outdoor Trade Show report.
Mountain rescuers today issued a warning – to colleagues along the Coast to Coast Walk route – after a hapless group had to be rescued twice in two days.
The Foreign Secretary William Hague paid a visit close to home to see facilities at his local youth hostel.
The annual calendar produced by members of the Wainwright Society has gone on sale. Profits from the 2013 calendar, which features photographs take...
Unique notes by Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright will go on show to the public after aficionados of the late guidebook creator helped secure them in an auction today.
A new supporters’ club has been formed to promote a long-distance route first walked by Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright 74 years ago.
A fellwalking effort by aficionados of the late author Alfred Wainwright will bring in more than £20,000 for a Lakeland conservation project.