A national park has been put on fire alert after soaring temperatures created tinderbox conditions on its moors.
A group of girls had to be rescued after suffering dehydration in the heat while tackling their Duke of Edinburgh’s Award expedition.
Top ultrarunning athlete Jez Bragg has confirmed he will tackle this year’s Dragon’s Back race, one of the toughest on the calendar.
We've been out on the hills in this mammoth test with 17 packs big enough to take your gear for a day's walking, to see how they compare.
More than 50 walkers are expected to tackle a Yorkshire Dales challenge, to raise cash to maintain the route they are walking on.
Northern Ireland brand Bridgedale has a range of socks to keep your feet cool and comfortable as the mercury rises.
Britain’s official mapping agency is to offer digital downloads with its paper maps. Although sales of Ordnance Survey paper maps rose for the fi...
The writer of a hit historical television drama has condemned as ‘insane’ a plan to build a windfarm at a wild Scottish moor used as a location for the series.
A dog belonging to a celebrity visitor to the Lake District led rescuers on a chase across the fells in an attempt to capture it.
Records fell and personal goals were scored during a weekend of varied challenges across the Lake District.
England’s top landscapes contribute as much to the economy as the city of Birmingham, a report has revealed.
A fellrunner was rescued from a Peak District hill after suffering a suspected broken leg. The man was taking part in an organised event when he lo...
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Rescuers have issued a more detailed description of the missing hillwalker Eric Cyl, who was reported overdue from a walk in Lochaber.
A former gamekeeper on as Stirlingshire estate has been sentenced to a community order after a buzzard was found in a trap.
Two power sources from Powertraveller mean outdoor fans' gadgets won't need to run out of juice while away from the mains.
Three wins a row for Adam Perry, who finished at the head of a field of more than 300 entrants in the gruelling 60-mile Yorkshire Dales challenge.
A national park authority has warned visitors of the increased risk of wildfires as the weather warms up.