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24 Sep 2017

A group of walkers were rescued in the Lake District at the weekend when one of their number got too high on cannabis to come back down without assistance. Read more

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22 Sep 2017

thumb In one of the biggest hill running events ever to hit the Scottish highlands, four different races were held in Lochaber last... Read more

21 Sep 2017

thumb A handful of books by British authors and publishers have made the longlist in the prestigious Banff Mountain Book Competition,... Read more

17 Sep 2017

thumb Kilian Jornet has won the Salomon Glen Coe Skyline race, completing the 55km course in a time of 6hrs 25mins 39secs to beat the... Read more

13 Sep 2017

thumb A walker was killed yesterday in a traffic accident on the A82 in Glen Coe, which was closed for several hours as a result. The... Read more

8 Sep 2017

thumb A group of scientists are appealing to the public for assistance in rescuing an important set of weather data collected on the... Read more

4 Sep 2017

thumb Dubs Hut has undergone improvement work at the hands of the Mountain Bothies Association. The small open shelter, which is... Read more

28 Aug 2017

thumb An agreement has been announced between the National Trust for Scotland and a small outdoor gear manufacturer, in a dispute over... Read more

23 Aug 2017

thumb Two huge new National Nature Reserves (NNRs) have been given the green light by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) - Glen Coe and... Read more

22 Aug 2017

thumb Keswick Mountain Rescue Team have advised walkers to steer clear of Wainwright's route on Barf, following a third incident at the... Read more

18 Aug 2017

thumb The Mayor of St Gervais and councillor for the Mont Blanc area, Jean-Marc Peillex has signed an arrêté municipale... Read more

7 Aug 2017

thumb A bizarre row has been picked up in the press after it emerged that a tiny Scottish outdoor clothing firm has been threatened... Read more

3 Aug 2017

thumb A number of organisations have joined forces in a project to restore a vast area of woodland that will transform the experience... Read more

28 Jul 2017

thumb Alex Staniforth has climbed all 100 of the UK's county high points after completing a 5000-mile journey on Flintshire's Moel... Read more

Press Releases

8 Sep 2017

thumb European tour starts 6 October | more than 330 venues | 7 films | total length: 120 minutes Since its launch in 2001, the... Read more

8 Sep 2017

thumb This month LD Mountain Centre have teamed up with Arc'teryx to give you the chance of winning a Beta LT Gore-Tex jacket worth... Read more

Aug 2017

thumb We are delighted to announce that we will be launching the all new Kendal Mountain Literature Festival as part of the main... Read more

Aug 2017

thumb Berghaus has revealed details of its latest initiative to encourage the public to head outdoors. The brand has teamed up with... Read more

Aug 2017

thumb Calling all adventurers! Osprey Europe is searching for 9 individuals, with 9 different thrill seeking adventures to discover new... Read more


21 Sep 2017

thumb When it comes to winter backcountry camping, MSR's new Access Tents are carving fresh tracks. Lighter than a classic... Read more

11 Sep 2017

thumb The UK Distributors for GSI Outdoors and Exped have pulled together a 'Coffee, Cooking & Comfort' prize pack Read more

7 Sep 2017

thumb The all new Guide Tennie. Lamont dozier wrote it. Odissey famously covered it. We're doing it. Going back to our roots! Old... Read more

Outdoor Industry Jobs

13 Sep 2017

thumb Confident in front of the camera? Fancy getting paid to spend the day out on the hill? then you could be just who we are looking... Read more

31 Aug 2017

thumb An outstanding opportunity exists for an Assistant Garment Technologist/Developer to join one of the key outdoor brands in Europe... Read more

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