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Keswick Mountain Festival celebrates 10th anniversary with biggest ever event

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LFTO, 27 May 2016 16:29

The organisers of Keswick Mountain Festival are celebrating after this year’s event proved to be the biggest yet.  The 10th anniversary festival attracted a record number of visitors, providing a...

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National Lottery casts future for historic copper mine

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LFTO, 27 May 2016 16:07

The future of two of the country’s most significant historic copper mines in Coniston, Cumbria, is secure, thanks to a £450,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). Reaching back...

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£100,000 target reached for Mend Our Mountains campaign

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LFTO, 27 May 2016 15:56

A campaign to fund eight urgent upland repair projects on some of Britain’s most iconic peaks has become the most successful crowdfunding appeal for mountain paths ever, reaching its target...

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Iconic walking route saved by crowdfunding campaign

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LFTO, 27 May 2016 15:26

A crowdfunding appeal to raise money to repair a damaged stretch of Alfred Wainwright’s iconic Coast-to-Coast walking route has been a success. Lead by the team at The North Pennines...

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Join the Base Camp Festival

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LFTO, 27 May 2016 15:13

Base Camp Festival is the UK’s leading adventure festival, organised by adventurers for adventurous people! A spin-off to the hugely successful Explorers Connect – the largest adventure hub in Britain...

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KEEN's 'Respect the Mountains' come to Snowdonia

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LFTO, 27 May 2016 15:03

The UIAA Respect the Mountains series, partnered by KEEN, will take place throughout the summer of 2016, with nine events held across eight countries in some of Europe’s most popular...

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Are you an outdoor bore?

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Country Walking magazine, 26 May 2016 16:38

Are you boring

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Lake District unites to declare: ‘I’ve herd’ about World Heritage bid

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LFTO, 18 May 2016 15:30

This year’s Keswick Mountain Festival (Friday May 20) will mark the start of a rally call to all who love the region to unite in their support for the Lake...

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Ultimate Weekend Escapes – with a twist of adventure

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KE Adventure Travel, 12 May 2016 12:18

Looking to get away on an overseas trip that's full of adventure but find yourself limited by time? Not to worry - our friends over at KE Adventure Travel offer...

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New Robens Lite tents

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LFTO, 29 April 2016 16:14

Award-winning technical tent manufacturer, Robens, has introduced two new two-person tents to its Lite range, providing each occupant the luxury and versatility of their own porch and entrance – features...

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Win a Go Pro Hero 4 Black edition with Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports

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Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, 29 April 2016 15:53

Want to be in with a chance of winning a new Go Pro Hero 4 Black edition camera worth £410?  Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports are encouraging you to #makethedayscount this...

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Nordisk launch the Grip 2.5 sleeping mat

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LFTO, 29 April 2016 15:12

Nordisk has developed a 2.5 cm self-inflating mat that weighs just 340 g and packs down to the size of a thermos. With a combination of technical zone construction and...

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From waterfalls to Wainwright – there’s a new way to explore Ullswater

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LFTO, 29 April 2016 15:02

Communities and businesses around the Lake District’s Ullswater Valley are celebrating the launch of a brand new walking route – the Ullswater Way - around what many believe to be...

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Berghaus expands sustainable product initiative for summer 2016

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LFTO, 27 April 2016 14:20

Berghaus has extended the scope of its product sustainability programme for summer 2016 with the launch of Made Kind. From this season onwards, the new Made Kind symbol will highlight...

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Flooded Outdoor Shop Raises Money for Ullswater Environment Recovery

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LFTO, 26 April 2016 16:57

Catstycam the Outdoor Shop in Glenridding have raised over £1150 pounds for the Ullswater Environment Recovery Fund so far. The Ullswater based outdoor shop who were under water twice in...

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UK Mountain Photo of the Year 2016 - enter now!

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Trail magazine, 21 April 2016 00:00

Think you've got what it takes to scoop Trail's 'UK Mountain Photo of the Year' award? Then show us the world through your lens. Scroll down or click here to...

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Young adventurer Alex Staniforth becomes latest YHA Ambassador

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LFTO, 14 April 2016 17:07

A pioneering young adventurer, Alex Staniforth (20),  who has won praise from Bear Grylls and Sir Ranulph Fiennes for his feats, has been confirmed as an ambassador for YHA (England...

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How to pack a sleeping bag

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Snugpak, 14 April 2016 11:44

When you're packing up your camping gear after a night in the Great Outdoors, it can be rather frustrating when the sleeping bag just doesn't seem to fit into the...

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Help repair Wainwright's Coast-to-Coast

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LFTO, 14 April 2016 11:03

A crowdfunding campaign, raising money to repair a section of one of Britain’s best loved walks, Wainwright’s Coast to Coast, has reached 93% of its £15,000 target. Television personalities have...

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North York Moors National Park Authority strides out with second walking festival

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LFTO, 12 April 2016 16:49

Wander in wonder during Spring Bank Holiday’s WalkFest 2016; a series of guided strolls and hikes that shed light on the beauty spots, heritage and wildlife of the North York Moors...

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Three week countdown to Bristol Walk Fest 2016

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LFTO, 12 April 2016 16:41

Bristol Walk Fest, the UK’s largest urban walking festival, is set to kick off next month. Taking place between 1 -31 May 2016, Walk Fest’s packed programme will offer plenty...

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9 spring walks to blow away the cobwebs

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www.forestholidays.co.uk, 05 April 2016 11:35

Spring is here and it’s time get your walking boots on. Here are 9 invigorating spring walks from across the UK that will blow away the winter cobwebs. As the...

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National Three Peaks to receive corporate sponsorship

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Trail magazine, 01 April 2016 06:30

The highest peaks in England, Wales and Scotland – Scafell Pike, Snowdon and Ben Nevis – are each to be sponsored as a means to pay for the upkeep of...

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