The Scottish Government has announced ambitious plans to add 30 new long-distance routes to its network of trails in a bid to equal the best in Europe.
Police in the Highlands have urged hillwalkers to be properly prepared after revealing that a second walker died on the mountains over the weekend.
A walker has died after falling 1,000ft from a Scottish mountain. The man fell about 300m from the Ptarmigan ridge on Ben Lomond on Sunday after sl...
Britain’s oldest national conservation organisation has launched a three-pronged campaign to help save England’s green spaces.
Outdoor fans tempted to head for the Scottish mountains are being warned that, although spring may have sprung in the valleys, the hills are still in the grip of winter.
Outdoor enthusiasts will be able to raise a glass to the 10th anniversary of open access with a new beer brewed in the Peak District.
Dog walkers in the Peak District are being urged to keep their pets on a lead after attacks on sheep.
A woman taking part in an orienteering event in the Lake District had to be rescued when she fell and injured her leg.
Britain’s oldest national conservation organisation has joined the chorus of condemnation of national park bosses’ plans to sell off chunks of the Lake District.
A conservation charity has revealed it was one of the unsuccessful bidders for Stickle Tarn, which was put up for sale by Lake District bosses.
A group of walkers was rescued in a seven-hour operation after getting stuck in winter conditions on a ridge where a man died at the weekend.
A Lake District beauty spot will remain in public hands for the time being after national park bosses failed to find a suitable buyer.
A walker suffered a suspected broken ankle on a Peak District hill. Edale and Buxton Mountain Rescue Teams were called out shortly after 1.30pm whe...
A charity is calling for a public inquiry into plans for a giant potash mine in the North York Moors.
A walker was rescued after slipping and injuring her ankle on a Lake District fell. Penrith Mountain Rescue Team was called out about 4.50pm yester...
Campaigners have called for an end to cuts in national park budgets as the UK general election approaches.
A pair of walkers who got lost were found by rescuers using a specialised smartphone system. The couple were located by Longtown Mountain Rescue Te...
Four walkers were rescued after falling from Britain’s highest mountain when they strayed on to steep ground in a whiteout.