Two of the Lake District’s busiest walkers begin their winter season again today. The national park’s felltop assessors will make the ascent of...
A group of young people lost on a Lake District mountain were lucky to escape an avalanche. Since the three were rescued near snow debris on Skidda...
Kendal Mountain Festival has established itself as one of the premier gatherings of outdoor folk in the country.
Mountaineer Kenton Cool has extended his British record with a 12th ascent of the world’s highest mountain.
Two climbers whose bodies were found on Britain’s highest peak have been buried together close to the mountain.
The sister of a walker missing in the Highlands for more than eight months pleaded with hillgoers not to be irresponsible.
Search dogs and handlers in the North Pennines have been practising their avalanche skills. The dogs of the Northumberland National Mountain Rescue...
A mountain expert warned hillwalkers and mountaineers to watch their step near corrie tops and their projecting snow ledges in poor visibility.
Rescuers looking for missing climbers Rachel Slater and Tim Newton on Ben Nevis are asking climbers to tell them which routes they have tackled.
Two men caught in separate serious incidents in the Lake District recall their traumas and what happened after the call for mountain rescue.
Shorter daylight hours, dropping temperatures and the arrival of snow on the hills mean one thing: it’s time to gear yourself up for winter.
The forecast is looking gloomy for a weather service that offers specialised reports for Britain’s hillgoers.
A record-breaking British climber joined a man who narrowly escaped an Everest avalanche to raise cash for Nepal with a trip to Wales’s highest mountain.
Outdoor enthusiasts can now buy satellite devices to alert authorities if they get into trouble. Mountain expert Heather Morning looks at whether you ...
Scores of high-risk hillgoers have received practical winter mountain training to increase their safety.
Rescuers were faced with searching 200 sq km of the Cairngorms in blizzard conditions overnight after a gamekeeper was reported missing.
Rescuers from across Scotland joined the continuing operation to try to find two climbers who have been missing on Britain’s highest mountain for two weeks.
Searches resumed today for the two climbers who have been missing on Ben Nevis since Sunday. Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team said 25 of its members a...