A couple who spent the night sheltering on the Lake District mountains may owe their lives to the plastic bivvy bag they used, rescuers said.
More than 40 mountain rescuers were involved in an operation to help two walkers who fell in separate incidents on the Old Man of Coniston.
Film-maker Terry Abrahams reveals the rocky path to television fame, and admits to tears, penury and self-doubt before the success with his photogenic studies of Lakeland fells as they hit the screens.
Police searching for a missing kayaker have pleaded with volunteers not to put their own lives in danger in their efforts to find him.
The man whose name became synonymous with fellrunning gear has had to give up a record-breaking running streak.
A major figure in Scottish hillwalking will receive recognition of his life’s work at a mountain festival next month.
A major conservation charity has paid tribute to a former MP who has died. The National Trust for Scotland said it was greatly saddened by the pass...
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.
National park bosses have pleaded with members of the public to act responsibly as winter conditions affect the area.
A woman was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries when she fell more than 60ft while scrambling on a route in the Lake District.
The family of a kayaker whose body was found on the Caithness coast after a major search has launched a campaign to encourage the use of personal locator beacons.
Police have confirmed that the body found off the north-east coast of Scotland last week was that of missing kayaker Dominic Jackson.
A conservation charity is looking for volunteers to help plant trees in a newly extended area of the Lake District.
Gore-Tex has announced more outdoor brands that will use its revloutionary Shakedry technology in 2017.
Down or synthetic? Well, it's no longer that simple, as we found when we put 12 insulated jackets to the test in a British winter...
A man who was given a new lease of life after a heart transplant is planning to walk around Britain’s coast to raise cash for charity.
A rare copy of the first edition of a magazine published by youth hostellers has found its way across the world to the delight of its present editor.
A woman and her son were rescued after getting into difficulties on the Scafell range. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was alerted about 3.05pm on Mon...