A donation from the British Mountaineering Council helped fund a new home for a collection of important historical mountaineering artefacts.
The governing committee of the representative body for mountaineers in England and Wales will face a vote of no confidence at its annual meeting.
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.
Two of the Lake District’s busiest walkers begin their winter season again today. The national park’s felltop assessors will make the ascent of...
A work by British alpinist Simon McCartney was announced winner of a major award at the Kendal Mountain Festival.
One of Britain’s most renowned mountaineers has produced a revised autobiography, charting more than 60 years climbing and exploring.
A woman has become the first to complete one of the UK’s toughest hillwalking challenges. Jenny Hatfield summited Cruinn a’ Bheinn, north of Be...
A top climber, an actor who has attempted Everest three times, a former Ramblers president and rescue team volunteers are among those recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours.
Mountaineer Kenton Cool has extended his British record with a 12th ascent of the world’s highest mountain.
Cutting edge design is aimed at mountaineers heading into the death zone...
It was hardly a bushtucker trial, but we put two energy bars containing crickets to the test to see if we felt like hopping round the hills after eating them.
A fellrunner has set himelf a gruelling challenge as he approaches a milestone in his life. Brian Stallwood is tackling 60 consecutive daily asecnt...
Kendal Mountain Festival has established itself as one of the premier gatherings of outdoor folk in the country.
A new edition of Sir Chris Bonington's autobiography charts a remarkable 63-year-long life of mountaineering and adventure by one of Britain's elder statesmen of the mountains.
A seasoned journalist and campaigner, and an acclaimed film-maker were among those honoured by a body representing outdoor writers and photographers.
The climber who was the first Briton to summit Everest is embarking on a lecture tour to raise cash for people in the remote valleys of Nepal.
A woman who survived breast cancer has completed one of the country’s toughest mountain running challenges in record time.
A record-breaking British climber joined a man who narrowly escaped an Everest avalanche to raise cash for Nepal with a trip to Wales’s highest mountain.