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Walkers willing to get their feet and legs wet are being sought by a charity for a trip accompanied by a guide with royal approval.

The Friends of the Lake District is holding a 13km (8-mile) walk across Morecambe Bay’s notorious sands and mudflats to raise cash for its work

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Ordnance Survey to offer digital downloads with its paper maps

Britain’s official mapping agency is to offer digital downloads with its paper maps. Although sales of Ordnance Survey paper maps rose for the fi...

Experts warn holiday walkers of dangers of Ben Nevis winter conditions

Mountain experts are warning bank holiday walkers that conditions on Britain’s highest peak are still challenging.

Do you recognise 'Scafell', dog found by walkers on England's highest mountain?

An animal charity is hoping hillwalkers can solve the mystery of a dog found on top of England’s highest mountain.

Climber, 74, dies in fall at Oxenber Scar in Yorkshire Dales

A climber as died after a fall on a Yorkshire Dales crag. The woman was on Oxenber Scar near Austwick yesterday when she fell while descending betw...

Royal Navy Sea King makes first rescue landing on hospital pad 14 storeys up

A Royal Navy rescue helicopter has ‘christened’ a new landing pad at a Scottish hospital. The helipad is perched 14 storeys above ground at Sou...

Coniston mountain rescuer Lee Harris climbs height of Everest to raise funds

A mountain rescuer has climbed the height of Everest to raise funds for his team. Coniston Mountain Rescue Team member Lee Harris completed 14 clim...

Lakeland walker airlifted from fell after breaking ankle on Greenup Edge

A walker was airlifted to hospital after breaking his ankle on the Lake District fells. The man, who was walking alone on Greenup Edge above Far Ea...

Climber Doug Scott praises 'wonderful' £15,000 Keswick festival Nepal donations

A British climbing legend has praised organisers of fundraising events at a Lake District festival, which boosted an appeal for Nepal earthquake victims by almost £15,000.

Five teams in major operation to find two walkers lost overnight on Scafell Pike

Two walkers who got lost overnight on England’s highest mountain were found after a major search involving five mountain rescue teams.

Adam Perry posts third Fellsman win as Jasmin Paris sets new women's record

Three wins a row for Adam Perry, who finished at the head of a field of more than 300 entrants in the gruelling 60-mile Yorkshire Dales challenge.

Powertravaller's portable power is ideal Father's Day gift for outdoor guys

Two power sources from Powertraveller mean outdoor fans' gadgets won't need to run out of juice while away from the mains.

Pen-y-ghent from Foxup

For anyone fancying a longer walk up Pen-y-ghent, this 10-mile stroll from the end of Littondale provides a different approach to one of Yorkshire's Three Peaks.

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