A film charting the ascent of an imposing Arctic big wall by a team led by British climber Leo Houlding has been chosen to headline the opening night of a major international festival.
Production of a biopic featuring the life of a record-breaking mountaineer is underway. Outdoors specialist Terry Abraham has begun filming his lat...
A woman has become the first to complete one of the UK’s toughest hillwalking challenges. Jenny Hatfield summited Cruinn a’ Bheinn, north of Be...
A group of challenge walkers who got lost attempting the Yorkshire Three Peaks had only one headtorch between the four of them.
Two walkers tackling the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge were rescued in separate incidents. The Clapham-based Cave Rescue Organisation was first a...
A rescue team was alerted three times in one evening to abortive incidents involving challenge walkers in the Yorkshire Dales.
Rescuers have again emphasised the need for hillgoers to be prepared after a team received seven callouts to England’s highest mountain in 12 hours.
Footpath repairs supported by a crowdfunding project have begun on Exmoor. A section of a route near Chains Combe in Exmoor national park is the fi...
Rescuers who went to help an exhausted challenge walker discovered another walker in difficulties nearby.
A British mountaineering duo have posted a first ascent of a Himalayan peak after reuniting almost 30 years after last climbing together.
The conservation charity that owns some of Scotland’s most popular mountain areas will cut staff numbers in a drive to save costs.
A Green member of the Scottish Parliament said the Government needs to come clean over the future of an independent mountain weather service.
The official Scottish Government agency responsible for funding mountain weather forecasts said it hopes talks will resume with an independent forecaster who said its money had been withdrawn.
Britain has a new mountain. Remodelling by Ordnance Survey has promoted a Yorkshire Dales hill to the mountain lists – b...
A group of lost walkers on one of Yorkshire’s Three Peaks was located when they walked into a camp of cavers taking part in an annual meeting.
UK-manufactured socks from Bridgedale make the recommended list again for thousands of DofE expeditioners.
An online service that allows outdoor enthusiasts to check where deerstalking will take place has extended the number of hills covered.
Walkers exploring the hills of northern England or the peaks of Snowdonia shouldn’t be too surprised if they come across a familiar-looking German woman.