A wild start to 2016 set the tone for the following 12 months with record-breaking rescue numbers, climbing achievements and astonishing challenges, making it a year to remember.
There were winners and losers in the nuttalls stakes as a pair of dedicated hill measurers marked their outfit's tenth birthday with scrutiny of three English peaks.
The family of the man who fell to his death on a Lake District mountain have revealed details of the incident.
Britain has a new mountain. Remodelling by Ordnance Survey has promoted a Yorkshire Dales hill to the mountain lists – b...
A tireless fighter for access rights is worried the exit from the European Union will have serious effects on the great outdoors.
A familiar friend to hillgoers is celebrating an 80th birthday today. Ordnance Survey’s first triangulation pillar went into use on 18 April 1936...
Grough is 10 years old! Our domain name was first registered in April 2006 and shortly after this we started posting stories and features on our on...
The United Kingdom’s highest mountain just grew by a few inches. But a sudden tectonic upsurge hasn’t hit the Highlands of Scotland; rather, Be...
Britain’s official mapping agency has bought a 25 per cent stake in a company that prints its paper maps.
Detective work by a member of Cumbria police’s staff has uncovered the story behind a Lakeland landmark’s name.
A campaign by an outdoor industry trade body to persuade the British public to take up activities in the countryside will be merged into an online platform run by the official map agency.
A man has died after falling almost 500ft on a Lake District mountain while heading for a cave made popular by a television programme earlier this year.
Two men with a mission to find the exact height of a mountain in the southern Highlands climb into the clouds and add a new corbett to the list.
National park bosses are in a quandary over what to call one the area’s best known mountains. Snowdonia National Park Authority is to seek advice...
Today, we’re announcing a new mapping project we hope will revolutionise the way people enjoy their trips into the British countryside.
Take to the romantic wild Brontë moors, home to Cathy and Heathcliff, on this walk starting in the hilltop village of Haworth in West Yorkshire .
The year provided plenty of outdoor adventures, not least provided by Mother Nature herself, as exceptional weather became the norm.
The trio of hill sleuths responsible for promoting and demoting several peaks from baggers’ records have joined a list of their own: dull men.