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LISTEN: New episode of the Active Outdoors podcast

18 October 2021
LISTEN: New episode of the Active Outdoors podcast

LISTEN: New episode of the Active Outdoors podcast

18 October 2021

Former Cairngorms National Park chief executive Duncan Bryden talks about a community venture in Tomatin, including some great walking and cycling.


Ready to rock on Beinn Fhada scramble

15 October 2021
Ready to rock on Beinn Fhada scramble

Ready to rock on Beinn Fhada scramble

15 October 2021

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: John Davidson is joined by Peter Evans on a Kintail Munro that offers an interesting hands-on ridge route for a more challenging day


A Golspie getaway – cycling through Strath Brora and Dunrobin Glen

24 September 2021
A Golspie getaway – cycling through Strath Brora and Dunrobin Glen

A Golspie getaway – cycling through Strath Brora and Dunrobin Glen

24 September 2021

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Getting on the beaten track just a stone’s throw from the A9 as John Davidson describes a cycle route in Sutherland


Introducing our brand new digital subscription packages and HNM app

20 September 2021
Introducing our brand new digital subscription packages and HNM app

Introducing our brand new digital subscription packages and HNM app

20 September 2021

News is always changing, and here at Highland News and Media we always aim to keep you up to date with what’s happening in your community.


Man killed and woman injured in paraglider crash

19 September 2021
Man killed and woman injured in paraglider crash

Man killed and woman injured in paraglider crash

19 September 2021

A man has died and a woman was seriously injured in a collision between two powered paragliders in Sutherland.


Make time to stop in Strathdearn and discover a world of adventure

17 September 2021
Make time to stop in Strathdearn and discover a world of adventure

Make time to stop in Strathdearn and discover a world of adventure

17 September 2021

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: John Davidson takes a ride over the hills to Strathdearn, where he learns about a community hub offering more than just a quick fix


Trail aims to promote sustainable tourism as route marks 10th anniversary

16 September 2021
Trail aims to promote sustainable tourism as route marks 10th anniversary

Trail aims to promote sustainable tourism as route marks 10th anniversary

16 September 2021

A long-distance trail near Inverness can play a key role in the drive for low-carbon tourism, according to the organisation behind the route.


Running on the edge

10 September 2021
Running on the edge

Running on the edge

10 September 2021

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: John Davidson spends a glorious afternoon exploring the sights around Wick Bay in the far north


Inverness outdoors writer publishes guide to the Deeside Way

07 September 2021
Inverness outdoors writer publishes guide to the Deeside Way

Inverness outdoors writer publishes guide to the Deeside Way

07 September 2021

A Highland-based outdoors writer has published the first guide to one of Scotland's long-distance trails.


POLL: Do you agree with the need for Covid vaccine certificates?

03 September 2021
POLL: Do you agree with the need for Covid vaccine certificates?

POLL: Do you agree with the need for Covid vaccine certificates?

03 September 2021

Have your say on the issue by clicking on the story and casting your vote


From suburbia to the sublime – introducing family to the delights of Torridon

03 September 2021
From suburbia to the sublime – introducing family to the delights of Torridon

From suburbia to the sublime – introducing family to the delights of Torridon

03 September 2021

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: A great family walk in Torridon as John Davidson shares an easy circuit of Loch Clair and Loch Coulin


Covid 'vaccine passports' can be downloaded from today

03 September 2021
Covid 'vaccine passports' can be downloaded from today

Covid 'vaccine passports' can be downloaded from today

03 September 2021

People can download a vaccination certificate from today as the Scottish Government plans to introduce new measures to require the documents.


LISTEN: Active Outdoors podcast is at Torvean Parkrun and the Etape Loch Ness

31 August 2021
LISTEN: Active Outdoors podcast is at Torvean Parkrun and the Etape Loch Ness

LISTEN: Active Outdoors podcast is at Torvean Parkrun and the Etape Loch Ness

31 August 2021

John Davidson enjoys a double header of events with the new Torvean Parkrun in Inverness followed by the Etape Loch Ness cycle sportive.


Gold stars all round as Etape Loch Ness returns

27 August 2021
Gold stars all round as Etape Loch Ness returns

Gold stars all round as Etape Loch Ness returns

27 August 2021

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: As the Etape Loch Ness finally returns, John Davidson gets back in the saddle to experience to 66-mile closed-road sportive again


Hundreds make way to first Torvean Parkrun at new Inverness venue

23 August 2021
Hundreds make way to first Torvean Parkrun at new Inverness venue

Hundreds make way to first Torvean Parkrun at new Inverness venue

23 August 2021

Parkrun returned to Inverness on Saturday as hundreds of walkers and runners descended on the new Torvean park.


PICTURES: Etape Loch Ness welcomes back thousands of cyclists

22 August 2021
PICTURES: Etape Loch Ness welcomes back thousands of cyclists

PICTURES: Etape Loch Ness welcomes back thousands of cyclists

22 August 2021

Thousands of riders made their way around Loch Ness on Sunday as the Etape Loch Ness finally returned to action after delays due to the pandemic.


LISTEN: Looking ahead to the 2021 Etape Loch Ness with event director Malcolm Sutherland

21 August 2021
LISTEN: Looking ahead to the 2021 Etape Loch Ness with event director Malcolm Sutherland

LISTEN: Looking ahead to the 2021 Etape Loch Ness with event director Malcolm Sutherland

21 August 2021

Ahead of this weekend's Etape Loch Ness, John Davidson spoke to Malcolm Sutherland, the event director, at Inverness's Northern Meeting Park.


Inverness Parkrun set to return this weekend

19 August 2021
Inverness Parkrun set to return this weekend

Inverness Parkrun set to return this weekend

19 August 2021

Inverness Parkrun is due to return on Saturday with a new name and a new venue.


Alarm call to tackle Ardverikie trio

13 August 2021
Alarm call to tackle Ardverikie trio

Alarm call to tackle Ardverikie trio

13 August 2021

John Davidson makes an early start to climb three Munros in the Ardverikie Forest, where he recently also enjoyed a mountain bike trip


Delay to restart of Inverness Parkrun

13 August 2021
Delay to restart of Inverness Parkrun

Delay to restart of Inverness Parkrun

13 August 2021

The return of Inverness Parkrun has been delayed after a last-minute rush to get paperwork cleared for a new course at Torvean.


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