It may be only a month from the summer solstice, but forecasters warned today that hillwalkers and climbers should prepare for severe winter conditions tomorrow.
Blizzards are possible over the Scottish mountains and there will be a severe wind-chill, the Met Office said
One of the men involved in the recent ugly confrontation on Everest between three European mountaineers and Sherpas has carried out a daring helicopter rescue of a stricken climber.
Italian climber Simone Moro flew his aircraft to a record-breaking 7,800m to airlift the Nepali-Canadian casualty from Everest’s South Col yesterday
Scottish mountaineers expressed dismay at the decision of councillors not to oppose the building of two windfarms in a national scenic area.
Highland Council’s north planning applications committee today followed its officers’ advice and said it would not object to the Sallachy and Glencassley developments
A pair of ultrarunners smashed the record for completing England’s longest national trail.
Mark Townsend and Julie Gardener’s traverse of the South West Coast Path also helped raise cash for the upkeep of the trail
Mountain rescuers have issued a challenge to walkers to tackle their annual fundraising trek.
The Aberdeen & St John Mountain Rescue Association is seeking outdoors fans prepared to walk the 28km (17-mile) route north of Braemar to help raise cash for the volunteer team
Record-breaking Everest mountaineer Kenton Cool has posted a new first by summiting what he has termed the Ultimate Three Peaks.
A walker was airlifted from a Lakeland fell after injuring herself. The woman, from Carlisle and in her 60s, was walking near Ivy Crag on Holme Fel...
Kenton Cool has reached the summit of the world’s highest mountain for the 11th time. He summited Everest at 2am local time today with his climbi...
Rescuers guided a group of lost walkers to safety by sounding their vehicle sirens and turning on the blue flashing lights.
A walker was rescued after injuring himself when he slipped. The 65-year-old man was walking with friends in the Ullswater area today when the acci...
Mountaineers have expressed their shock at the prospect of two new windfarms being built in one of Scotland’s national scenic areas.
A group of mountain rescuers are building a shelter in a Highland glen in memory of a late colleague.
Outdoor enthusiasts are being offered the chance to clean up the environment and join in action pursuits for a second year.
A walker was airlifted from a Torridon mountain after falling and injuring himself. The 79-year-old fell while on Liathach and both Torridon and Ki...
Benign weather helped a field of more than 300 complete the gruelling course, and a new pretender's name goes on the Fellsman Axe trophy.
With summer expected, some time, it's time to kick off those boots and slip on a pair of walking shoes.