Bowland Pennine’s 2006 ‘winter wonderland’ rescue remembered

Hard to believe this stunning image of Bowland Pennine team members battling through the snow – which surely must rate as one of the most iconic in recent mountain rescue history – is almost thirteen years old. Thirteen years! Yet…

Warm baths and soggy underpants, and getting #AdventureSmart. At least some things in mountain rescue have changed

Well, here we are in 2019. Christmas done for another year. Baubles packed, tree stripped, crackers cracked. So did you make any New Year resolutions? More outdoor adventure perhaps, a bucket list to tick? Just before Christmas, Lakeland Walker editor,…

Wishing you all a wonderful Christmas and a new year packed with adventure… but, whatever you’re doing, keep safe!

Christmas – the time for merrymaking, over-eating, socks and, if we’re very fortunate, fellwalking – is almost upon us. So we thought we’d ask John Manning, editor of Lakeland Walker magazine to offer some timely advice for the festive season. It…

Stay safe in the winter mountains with these navigation tips from ‘ultimate navigator’ Lyle Brotherton

As gusty winds from the east and dusting of snow changed the late autumn landscape over higher ground in many areas across Britain this week, we thought it timely to talk about winter navigation. And who better to do that…