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.
Mountain experts are warning bank holiday walkers that conditions on Britain’s highest peak are still challenging.
Over-reliance on electronic gadgets could put hillwalkers’ lives at risk, experts warned. The Mountaineering Council of Scotland said technology ...
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.
Three walkers were rescued from a Brecon Beacons hillside after getting lost overnight. Rescuers said the trio had no means of navigating in poor v...
Three insulated tops from the West Yorkshire manufacturer are aimed at mountain leaders and outdoor professionals.
Experts in Scotland and Wales are warning of the dangers of ill-prepared walkers going on to the mountains this Easter.
The Government’s body on the outdoors has published plans for the latest section of the England Coast Path.
A touring exhibition offering views of Britain from the Air lands in the UK’s third largest city this week.
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...
Outdoor campaigners have made a direct appeal to Scotland’s First Minister to throw out plans for a controversial windfarm.
Britons are losing their way when it comes to map reading – because of their reliance on technology.
A national park authority has approved plans to ban camping along lochshores in its area. Loch Lomond and the Trossachs authority’s board today u...
The Ramblers in Scotland are urging walkers to hit the countryside, even though it may still be winter on the hills.
A Lake District festival will offer walkers the chance to take a midnight hike up England’s third highest mountain.
On the day Parliament is dissolved and the election campaign kicks off in earnest, Britain’s mountaineers are urging politicians to put the outdoors at the top of their agenda.
Poorly equipped and ill prepared walkers kept mountain rescuers busy over the weekend in Snowdonia. One woman had to be rescued from Tryfan in high...
A group of Peak District walkers was praised by rescuers for its skills in guiding them accurately to its position after one of them suffered an ankle injury.