Britain’s largest walkers’ charity has a new president. Broadcaster and outdoors enthusiast Stuart Maconie was announced as the honorary head o...
Film-maker Terry Abrahams reveals the rocky path to television fame, and admits to tears, penury and self-doubt before the success with his photogenic studies of Lakeland fells as they hit the screens.
A rare copy of the first edition of a magazine published by youth hostellers has found its way across the world to the delight of its present editor.
Outdoors celebrity Julia Bradbury is lacing up her boots for another series revealing some of Britain’s best walking routes.
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.
A campaigning charity that was set up to buy a Lake District mountain for the public will return all donations, it said.
A woman has become the first to complete one of the UK’s toughest hillwalking challenges. Jenny Hatfield summited Cruinn a’ Bheinn, north of Be...
A Lake District team was called out to rescue two walkers stuck at one of their regular sites on a fell.
A fortnight-long outdoor festival kicks off this weekend in the South Pennines. Radical history and a literary sunset are among themes for walks du...
A roster of top names awaits festival-goers at a summer Lake District event. Among speakers at this year’s Keswick Mountain Festival are elder st...
A conservation charity is looking for volunteers to help plant trees in a newly extended area of the Lake District.
People who donated money to a charity set up in an aborted attempt to buy a Lake District mountain can reclaim their cash.
Walkers who fancy stretching their legs on one of England’s national trails can now get a visual preview of their route.
Aficionados of the late fellwalking author Alfred Wainwright will fund repairs to a Lakeland path he called a connoisseur’s route.
A work by British alpinist Simon McCartney was announced winner of a major award at the Kendal Mountain Festival.
Supermarket shoppers have the chance to bag some cash to help improve a notoriously boggy route across a Yorkshire Dales fell.
A community group set up to buy a Lake District mountain from its aristocratic owner has abandoned its pursuit of the purchase.
Not a guidebook to Britain's first long-distance footpath, more a journal with lots of colourful accounts of people and things you might encounter on the walk.