A former apprentice mechanic who worked his way up to be chief of one of the UK’s biggest bus companies will be the new head of the National Trust for Scotland.
Sir Moir Lockhead will take over as chairman of the conservation charity, which owns large parts of Glencoe and other mountain areas, next year
Walkers in Scotland are being encouraged to take part in a survey to have their say on the great outdoors.
Ramblers Scotland is offering a prize draw to those taking part in the online survey, which it says will help it shape its vision in the next 10 years
Visitors to a film festival will be urged to help an appeal for a helicopter landing pad at a hospital that treats many injured climbers and walkers.
Sheffield Adventure Film Festival has added its support to the campaign for the helipad at the Northern General Hospital
The Scottish Government should consider regulating mountain guides, a sheriff said.
Sheriff Derek Pyle made the recommendation following a fatal accident inquiry into the death of Graham Paterson almost two years ago on the Isle of Skye
A group of teenagers helped repair a Yorkshire Dales hillside footpath – then tackled a sponsored walk up the fell to help future conservation work.
A footpath up a munro on the Isle of Skye has been restored using a grant and donations from supporters.
Plans for a zipwire in a quiet Lake District valley have been dropped after residents voted overwhelmingly against the proposal.
Campaigners say walkers will have the chance to open up previously closed stretches of land. The Open Spaces Society is urging outdoor enthusiasts ...
A walker had to be rescued after getting into difficulties on the Pennine Way. The 79-year-old man was walking on the national trail near Cowling i...
Four-legged friends will benefit from charity efforts by fans of the late author Alfred Wainwright. Search dogs and their handlers, along with an a...
Almost a million pounds of lottery cash will be spent trying to halt the decline in one of Scotland’s rare endangered species.
A woman who led teams reducing flood risks across England has been appointed boss of the Peak District National Park Authority.
Outdoor enthusiasts have won a battle to have their views heard over the controversial resurfacing of a Peak District bridleway.
Many of the BMC's hillwalking members have complained it doesn't represent them well. It's determined to change that...