The John Muir Trust’s plans to repair the path to Blàbheinn on the Isle of Skye have been put forward by outdoor brand Berghaus as one of the nominees in the European Outdoor Conservation Association competition.
Access campaigners are hoping for a second chance to convince the coalition Government to include the Isle of Wight in coastal access plans.
Weather forecasters have issued amber warnings of storm-force winds on hills across northern Britain on Thursday.
The White Cliffs of Dover and the less attractive prospect of the new Hinkley Point nuclear power station are included in plans for the latest extension of the England Coast Path.
Lake District representatives hit back after a campaigning journalist described the area as one of the most depressing landscapes in Europe.
Two outdoor bodies have urged the coalition Government to pull its socks up and get on with the establishment of the coastal path round England.
Most Scots feel they have no voice in the way the nation’s countryside is managed. Almost three-quarters polled by the National Trust for Scotlan...
One-fifth of Scotland has been classified as wild land in a map published by the official outdoors body.
Mountain rescuers were called out to help motorists and residents in Cumbria as blizzards swept the West of the county.
Access laws in Wales should be simplified, mountaineers told a minister. The British Mountaineering Council said a review of legislation by the Wel...
'Sheepwrecked fells', a porcupine, octupus and bottled vole: the outdoors can be a surprising place...
Britain’s biggest walkers’ charity is claiming victory in its coastal access campaign after the coalition Government published a new timetable for work on the project.
The Ramblers brought a flavour of the seaside to Westminster to press home to MPs the economic benefit of establishing the England Coast Path.
The Ramblers’ boss is due on national television this evening to press the case for the England Coast Path.
Access campaigners have condemned the coalition Government’s ‘myopic’ decision not to extend coastal access to the Isle of Wight.
The planned path around the coast of England is in danger of being axed, according to the country’s leading walking charity.
Two-thirds of the British Mountaineering Council’s members say they are first and foremost hillwalkers, despite the public perception the organisation caters mainly for climbers.
An outdoors fan will celebrate a milestone birthday year with a set of challenges that will see her cover the equivalent distance between her home and Camp Bastion in Afghanistan.