National park bosses are urging walkers to be prepared when they head for the mountains after a recent spell of winter weather caught out visitors.
The year provided plenty of outdoor adventures, not least provided by Mother Nature herself, as exceptional weather became the norm.
Charges at five car parks across the Lake District are being waived until after the New Year, to help attract visitors back to the area.
A Lake District mountain rescue team was called out overnight to help residents in a nearby village which flooded for the second time four days.
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Mountain rescue team members are being challenged to tackle a gruelling Pennine race in the depths of winter.
Mountain rescue teams in southern Scotland were active helping residents as Storm Frank hit the area yesterday, causing floods in many towns and villages in the Borders and Dumfries and Galloway.
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The Lake District’s two felltop assessors have vowed their work will carry on despite their base being ‘ripped apart’ by flood water.
Mountain rescue teams from across the North of England and beyond have converged on Cumbria to help in the response to some of the worst flooding seen for a decade.
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A rescue team is today marking the anniversary of a tragedy that led to the setting up of the organisation 50 years ago.
The body that represents hillwalkers, climbers and mountaineers south of the border revealed it will launch a major campaign next year to help Britain’s upland paths.
Campaigners said a local authority’s move to cut its rights of way department was short-sighted and could lead to long delays in resolving footpath problems.