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.
Mountaineers are calling on national park authority members to delay the implementation of ‘appalling’ new rules that mean campers could be landed with a criminal record.
A long-distance route passing through diverse countryside has been granted great trail status in a ceremony in Argyll.
A group of campers was given an official police warning after officers discovered they had chopped down a lochside tree for their fire.
Police are warning campers in the Highlands to secure their bicycles after three were stolen in the past week.
Walkers are being asked to ‘adopt’ paths in Scotland’s two national parks. The Mountains and the People project will also see 36 traineeships...
Walkers are being invited to pull on their boots to mark the second anniversary of a long-distance trail.
Police are appealing for help in finding a missing walker on the West Highland Way. Officers said Cyprian Broekhuis spoke to his family late on Wed...
Mountaineers’ and walkers’ organisations have reacted with dismay at the Scottish Government’s approval of a camping ban in parts of a national park.
A former infantry officer and boss of the Royal Yachting Association is taking over as head of Scotland’s first national park.
A leading outdoors brand has announced an antidote for anyone flagging after the consumer excesses of the upcoming Black Friday.
Vango, probably Britain's best known tent brand, celebrates its 50th birthday this year. We took a trip north of the border for a view of its new gear...
Scotland’s first national park has launched a campaign to clamp down on littering and to educate visitors to care for the area.
Two men with a mission to find the exact height of a mountain in the southern Highlands climb into the clouds and add a new corbett to the list.
Outdoor enthusiasts are invited to congregate in a national park this weekend to commemorate one of Scotland’s best loved mountain men.
A walker who went missing on the West Highland Way has been found. Police said Cyprian Broekhuis, who they believed might have been lost on the sho...
A donation from one conservation charity will help another one maintain a high-level path on one of Scotland’s most popular munros.
Royal Navy search and rescue helicopter crew members will make a final fly-past of some of the scenes of their most daring operations this week.