Runners in the Highlands are being urged to take make sure they are doing all they can to be easily seen when exercising outdoors.
Many forest walking and mountain biking trails are to remain open for local access during the new lockdown.
A WALKING charity is encouraging people to get outdoors and walk in their local area to help boost mental and physical wellbeing during the lockdown.
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Two men were given fixed penalty notices after being rescued from a Munro on Hogmanay.
John Davidson considers the importance of the outdoors in helping to deal with a tough year of lockdown and uncertainties
John Davidson selects some of his favourite photos of the year in this collection from our 2020 features.
Watersports enthusiasts are being urged to make sure safety gear was part of any Christmas gifts they received to enjoy their favourite sport.
After a trying year for the John O'Groats Trail it looks forward to increasing membership and employing a full-time manager in 2021.
A winter walk is a great way to embrace the fresh air and benefit from the great outdoors. John Davidson suggests six strolls in the north of Scotland
Landowners in the region are urging people heading for the outdoors this festive season to respect the countryside.