Outdoor enthusiasts looking for a peaceful outing in the Lake District are being warned to steer clear of three forests this weekend.
New enthusiasts will be offered skills courses in walking the hills from next month, and a new leadership award for lowland countryside will be launched.
The Ramblers have backed a call from a Scottish outdoors luminary for a power company to abandon plans for a windfarm on the edge of the Cairngorms national park.
An archive of a renowned mountaineer who died on Everest more than 30 years ago will be preserved thanks to a Lottery grant.
Two climbers were rescued after spending the night on a Cairngorms mountain. The pair were reported overdue to police in Aviemore after going climb...
Britain’s outdoor industry has welcomed a campaign by the Government and Mayor of London to get the country’s citizens more active.
One of the main roads used by walkers and mountaineers heading for the Lake District’s central fells will be closed for six weeks for emergency repairs.
Mountaineers have launched a survey to gauge access problems around a Highland glen. The Mountaineering Council of Scotland is asking for instances...
The Ramblers are encouraging walkers to continue using a Highland estate and not to be bullied into avoiding the area.
Bosses at one of Scotland’s ski resorts are looking at the possibility of building chalets and huts to accommodate outdoors enthusiasts.
A hand-drawn guidebook for walkers heading for the open access areas of the South Pennines claims to be 'more detailed than Wainwright'.
A munro which is the spiritual home of the contour line has a new land manager. Dr Liz Auty has taken up the post looking after the east side of Sc...
Access laws in Wales should be simplified, mountaineers told a minister. The British Mountaineering Council said a review of legislation by the Wel...
While the floods in southern England have been grabbing the news headlines, the Scottish Highlands have had a bumper year of snow.
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National park bosses have pleaded with dog owners to keep their pets under control after sheep were attacked and injured.
A walker and his dog were rescued from a Snowdonia mountain after getting lost in poor weather. The man, from Leeds, called for help after straying...
Access campaigners are hoping for a second chance to convince the coalition Government to include the Isle of Wight in coastal access plans.