February 1st 2016
Why not kit kids out in proper outdoor gear and make their time outside more comfortable?
January 27th 2016
The largest-ever survey of Scottish wildcats is now underway with more than 300 trail cameras live as from today.
January 26th 2016
The Minister for the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, Dr Aileen McLeod, has approved the controversial extended wild camping ban proposed by the Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park.
January 22nd 2016
Following its success last year in a Euro-wide online poll worth £18,000 towards the restoration of the Suilven footpath, the John Muir Trust has now officially launched a wider public appeal to raise the balance of funding.
January 19th 2016
Mick Tighe, a guide, rescuer, trainer and pioneer who embodies the spirit of Scottish mountaineering, has been announced as this year’s winner of the Scottish Award for Excellence in Mountain Culture 2016
January 18th 2016
Huntly will again be hosting a slow marathon, a 26 mile walk along the River Deveron in April.
January 16th 2016
A leading wildlife charity is calling for more protection for the unique community of plants found on the Scottish mountains.
January 7th 2016
Global adventurer Mark Beaumont will be one of many star attractions as the Peebles Outdoor Film Festival returns to the Eastgate Theatre later this month (22-24 Jan) with an outstanding line-up of speakers, adventure films and hands-on activities.
December 29th 2015
The batch of December storms is set to continue with Storm Frank set to batter the Scottish hills tonight and tomorrow (Wednesday 30th).
December 21st 2015
An large area of forest three times the size of Inverness has been surveyed as part of a project to restore ancient woodland in the north of Scotland.
December 16th 2015
Avalanche forecasts for Scottish hillwalkers and climbers start today, 17 December.
December 4th 2015
The John Muir Trust today expressed its delight after winning a crucial judicial review against the Scottish Ministers and Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) regarding Ministers’ consent for an industrial-scale wind farm at Stronelairg in the Monadhliath mountains.