A man wearing trainers was one of two who were airlifted from the icy slopes of Wales’s highest mountain after getting stuck.
Two walkers had to be rescued from a Lake District fell after they got stuck in icy conditions. Rescuers warned that correct equipment is essential...
National park bosses are pleading with hillgoers to wise up to the weather as the school holidays approach.
Outdoor instructors have pledged to donate part of their course fees to a conservation trust. The Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust will receive £5...
Britain’s biggest walking charity has welcomed today’s news that the two extensions of the planned HS2 railway lines will not pass through national parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty.
Two long-distance paths in Scotland will benefit from part of a £3m spending boost. The West Highland Way and Great Glen Way will be improved wher...
Paths on four routes up the Peak District’s highest hill have been improved to help walkers and reduce erosion.
A walker lost in a forest was found by mountain rescuers using specialised smartphone tracking software.
Walkers in south-west England are being warned to take care after the Met Office issued a landslide warning.
Fitting a pair of specialist insoles into a stiff pair of winter boots made a world of difference to their comfort.
The reopening of Framfield footpath number nine may not sound much like milestone in the struggle for walkers’ access.
A coalition Government minister has praised England’s long-distance footpaths, saying they are important for the economy of the areas they pass through.
Rangers in Glencoe are warning that a car park and bridge will be closed for repair work to be carried out.
A Snowdonia mountain rescue team was kept busy through the week as climbers and walkers struggled in winter conditions.
Campaigners say coalition Government cuts are harming the public forests that were saved from being sold off after a huge outcry against the plans.
A boggy Snowdonia path has been transformed after four months of work by national park workers. The route above Bryn Tyrch Uchaf in Capel Curig was...
Our rearward glance at a news-packed 2012 includes, as always, tragedy as well as uplifting stories of the great outdoors, and a few oddities.
Mountain experts have come up with a last-minute Christmas shopping list to help outdoor fans stay safe on the hills.