We were called by Police about a group on the 3 peaks reporting themselves lost on Scafell Pike. They phoned back fairly soon to say they had found the path again and no longer needed assistance.
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Sun 28th Sep 2014
We were called by Cumbria Police about 2 walkers reported overdue after a 3 peaks attempt on Scafell Pike. The missing walkers made their own way off the hill to the Woolpack in Eskdale and we were able to put them in touch with the rest of their party in Wasdale who then came to …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-27th-sep-2014/
Mon 11th Aug 2014
We were called by Police about a party of three on the 3 peaks reported overdue. It became apparent when speaking to the informant the party had been seen descending into Eskdale from Mickledore and it was decided to allow them more time to turn up. They arrived back at Brackenclose at 03:30 without the …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-10th-aug-2014/
Sun 25th May 2014
We were called by the Police for a group reported overdue from a 3 peaks walk up Scafell Pike. They later made contact to say they were safe & well and would spend the night at Wasdale Head and the team was able to stand down.
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-24th-may-2014/
Sun 6th Apr 2014
The team was called due to a pair of walkers overdue on Scafell Pike. After is was ascertained that they were still on the fell, the team searched Scafell Pike, in ‘damp’ conditions, from both Wasdale and Eskdale. The missing pair were found unhurt by a member of Duddon and Furness MRT at around 14:15, …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/hollowstones-scafell-pike-sun-6th-apr-2014/
Sun 22nd Sep 2013
We were contacted again by Cumbria Police around 02:20 about a group of 9 on the 3 peaks now lost. After discussion their position was established as Great Moss in upper Eskdale. They were advised to follow the eastern bank of the river down into Eskdale. They arrived in Eskdale around 06:00 this morning.
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/great-moss-upper-eskdale-sun-22nd-sep-2013/
Sat 21st Sep 2013
We were called by Police about a group of 3 ladies reported long overdue on a 3 peaks walk. We gave them a bit more time to turn up and just as we were about to initiate a search they rang in to say they were OK if a bit tired after 11 hours on …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-fri-20th-sep-2013/
Sun 15th Sep 2013
The team was contacted by Cumbria Police at 22:00 last night to assist a group of five who had become lost heading down from Scafell Pike. The team leader managed to SARLOC the group which placed them on Broad Crag. The Team Leader managed to give them directions and bearings from the comfort of his …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/broad-crag-fri-13th-sep-2013/
Tue 10th Sep 2013
A couple of walkers in their twenties reported themselves lost near the summit of Scafell Pike. They had separated from the person in their group who had the map and were unable to make their own way down. Their location was determined using Sarloc and Team members went to guide them off the fell. A …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-7th-sep-2013/
Sun 1st Sep 2013
The team was contacted at around 0250 by a mini bus driver who was concerned that a group of five doing the three peaks challenge had not arrived back in Wasdale. The team leader made some initial investigation and found that there was no reason that they could not wait out the night and it …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-1st-sep-2013/