Ramblers will gather tomorrow to keep alive the spirit of pioneers of access to the countryside. It is 81 years since a group of walkers took to th...
Two-thirds of the British Mountaineering Council’s members say they are first and foremost hillwalkers, despite the public perception the organisation caters mainly for climbers.
brasher's new fabric lightweight boots are aimed at the 'recreational walker'...
Walkers and cyclists in the Lake District are back on the right track after the completion of a new bridge.
A Lakeland-based outdoors brand is backing a three-day mountain marathon in its own backyard. Kendal-based Lowe Alpine has signed up to support the...
Severe winter weather is continuing to cause problems across swathes of northern England and the Midlands as numerous mountain rescue teams help stranded motorists and residents.
A four-legged expert is taking to the airwaves to encourage dog owners to clean up after their animals in the Scottish countryside.
A badly equipped group of walkers was rescued after getting lost in worsening weather on Scotland’s most southerly munro.
A man wearing trainers was one of two who were airlifted from the icy slopes of Wales’s highest mountain after getting stuck.
A conservation charity is appealing to walkers to help give it the boot for an upcoming campaign. The National Trust for Scotland wants 90 pairs of...
A member of the band that notoriously doused John Prescott with water will join a male voice choir at celebrations to mark a seminal event in the battle for countryside access.
National park bosses say outdoor lovers can help keep fit and help keep the hills in good shape too by volunteering for a Lakeland project.
A rescue team is warning of unusual hazards for walkers in the Peak District. The freakish wintry weather has created snow cornices in many locatio...
Experts are warning that Snowdonia’s mountains are still full winter conditions and will stay that way over the Easter holiday.
An outdoor brand that sponsors one of the Lake District’s toughest races is teaming up with a retailer to raise cash for footpath repair.
Parts of the northernmost section of Britain’s first national trail will be on a firmer footing after work to repair the route.
A leading outdoors campaigner said coalition Government proposals will do away with ancient rights used to guarantee public use of open spaces.
Fitting a pair of specialist insoles into a stiff pair of winter boots made a world of difference to their comfort.