The Lake District's felltop assessors have been kitted out with gear from Bergans of Norway to protect them on their daily trips up Helvellyn.
The Lake District’s two felltop assessors have vowed their work will carry on despite their base being ‘ripped apart’ by flood water.
Campaigners have welcomed planners’ decision to turn down an application to replace turbines at an existing windfarm with ones more than twice the height.
A leading author and outdoors activist has backed a campaign to keep giant electricity pylons out of a national park.
The Government has announced that two national parks in northern England will be extended. The long-awaited decision to extend the Yorkshire Dales ...
Campaigners say the beauty of a national park is threatened by plans to build a power line with pylons as high as Nelson’s Column.
Runners in a new skyrunning event in the Lake District are being promised it will be ‘gnarly, hardcore and awesome’.
Campaigners have condemned a decision to build power lines on pylons up to 50m (164ft) high through the Lake District national park.
A Lake District outdoor retailer is offering hillgoers a novel way to top up their energy levels with an airborne food delivery service.
Emergency services have stood down from their flood readiness in the Lake District as river levels recede.
National park bosses are urging walkers and mountaineers to check a dedicated weather service before heading for the hills.
Volunteers working on a Lakeland project rebuilt a section of drystone wall and managed to demolish 300 pieces of cake.
The organisation that represents hillwalkers and climbers in England and Wales said spending cuts could threaten the extension to two national parks announced today.
Organisers of a gruelling Lakeland mountain race were forced to divert runners from the most difficult section of the route after high winds and heavy rain lashed the fells.
Campaigners have welcomed a decision to withdraw plans for fencing on a Lake District common. United Utilities said it wants to carry out consultat...
National park bosses are urging outdoor fans to stay safe when splashing out in the area’s lakes, rivers and tarns.
Ultrarunner Adam Perry had to abandon his attempt to break an 18-year-old Lake District record. The Helm Hill Runners member was aiming to complete...
Readers of BBC Countryfile Magazine have named Berghaus as the top outdoor brand. And the Lake District topped the awards for UK’s national parks...