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Organisers gear up for The Lap, a 45-mile race round Windermere

Organisers are gearing up for the inaugural race round England’s largest natural lake. The Lap is an off-road circuit of Windermere that will tak...

Walker with head injuries airlifted from Lakeland mountain after fall

A walker was airlifted from a Lake District fell after injuring herself in a fall. The 70-year-old was near the top of Scarth Gap above Buttermere ...

Borders gamekeeper Alan Wilson sentenced for 'despicable' wildlife crimes

A gamekeeper has been sentenced for killing numerous protected species on a Scottish Borders estate. Alan Wilson’s activities on the Longformacus...

Missing teen found after becoming separated from family on Langdale fells

A teenager who went missing on the Lake District fells was found safe and well after two mountain rescue teams were called out to find him.

Scots mountaineers pitch in with campaign against 'dirty camping'

Scotland’s mountaineers are pitching in with a campaign against the growth of what they call ‘dirty camping’.

Wainwrights record-breaker Paul Tierney's map auction raises £350 for charity

The sale of a map outlining the route taken by ultrarunner Paul Tierney on his record-breaking round of the Wainwrights has raised £350 for charity.

Daughter of caver 'Eski' thanks rescuers after visit to pothole where he died

The daughter of a caver who died in a Yorkshire Dales pothole has thanked all those who tried to rescue him, after visiting the site of the incident.

Snowdon walkers urged to check live conditions on new site before heading out

People heading for Wales’s highest peak can now view up-to-date information on conditions on the mountain.

Fancy making daily winter ascents of Helvellyn? This could be the job for you

National park bosses in the Lake District are on the lookout for a new recruit to make daily ascents of England’s third-highest mountain.

Hill sleuth Myrddyn Phillips's border research suggests Wales should shrink a little

Months of measurements and footslogging by two walkers has led them to the conclusion that the Wales-England border could be in the wrong place.

On test: lightweight backpacking tents reviewed

We've been tramping the Lakeland fells to test seven lightweight tents on our treks - but which performs best?.

Follow in the Brontë sisters' footsteps to Top Withins, inspiration for Wuthering Heights

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 .

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