November 20th 2015
Avalanche forecasts for Scottish hillwalkers and climbers will start this year on 17 December.
November 19th 2015
Vital repair work has begun this week on the Ben Nevis mountain path and walkers are being advised to consider alternative routes whilst the work is ongoing.
November 17th 2015
The line up has been announced for next year’s Fort William Mountain Festival taking place from Wednesday 17 to Sunday 21 February 2016.
November 17th 2015
The John Muir Trust today congratulated the Scottish Government on making the right decision to refuse consent for wind farm developments at Glencassley and Sallachy in the far north of Scotland.
November 12th 2015
Conservation charity Trees for Life has launched an emergency rescue appeal to protect tens of thousands of young trees on West Affric from grazing deer.
November 6th 2015
The Mountaineering Council of Scotland (MCofS) is again offering a series of mountain safety talks this winter and has just announced the dates.
November 5th 2015
Edinburgh writers have almost swept the boards in an MCofS competition to find the best of mountain writing. Four out of the six winners in the Mountaineering Council of Scotland’s annual Mountain Writing Competition came from the capital.
November 2nd 2015
Mountain Aid are again organising a series of free winter talks this November entitled “Walking in a Winter Wonderland”.
October 30th 2015
Mountaineers and wild land campaigners are delighted to hear that a threat to build a wind farm on the edges of Rannoch Moor has been thrown out.
October 29th 2015
The Highland Council has been strongly urged to reject a bid by Culachy Estate to overturn planning conditions on a section of the controversial Beauly-Denny power line.
October 26th 2015
Lower cost ferry fares are being rolled out today on the remaining routes in the Clyde and Hebrides ferry network.
October 23rd 2015
As the clocks turn back this weekend, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is warning motorists that collisions between deer and vehicles peak at this time of year.