Three Peaks Callout Archive

Scafell Pike – Sat 7th Sep 2013 – Callout 54 in 2013 (limited)

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 …

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Scafell Pike – Sun 1st Sep 2013 – Alert

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 …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-1st-sep-2013/

Scafell Pike – Wed 14th Aug 2013 – Callout 45 in 2013

The team was called out to search for a pair of teenagers who had failed to return from Scafell Pike. Whilst we were heading to the fell they turned up at Wha House Farm in Eskdale having descended into upper Eskdale by mistake.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-wed-14th-aug-2013-2/

Scafell Pike – Sun 4th Aug 2013 – Alert

The team was contacted about a missing group on Scafell Pike. Whilst we were investigating they turned up in Eskdale.

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Corridor Route, Scafell Pike – Sun 28th Jul 2013 – Callout 40 in 2013 (limited)

We were contacted by Police about a group of 3 men who’d become lost on their descent of Scafell Pike. Using the coordinates from their phone and Sarloc they were located near the Corridor Route path near the right branch of Greta Gill. They were given dry clothing on scene, then walked back to Wasdale …

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Brown Tongue, Scafell Pike – Sat 27th Jul 2013 – Callout 37 in 2013

We were contacted by Police about a man on the 3 peaks who was struggling to descend Scafell Pike due to a knee injury. He was given pain relief on scene and then stretchered down to Brackenclose. Incident closed 09:30. 13 team members involved.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-27th-jul-2013/

Scafell Pike – Fri 5th Jul 2013 – Alert

The team was contacted at around 07:00 regarding two lost people on Scafell Pike. They were apart of a group of 90 people who were attempting the 3 Peaks Challenge. The pair had no mountaineering experience and did not know their location or where they were going or come from. The rest of the group …

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Scafell Pike – Sun 23rd Jun 2013 – Callout 32 in 2013

Whilst we were dealing with incident 44 a second call came in for a party of 3 who had been stuck on the mountain all night and just managed to get a mobile signal. Two team members diverted onto the new incident with a bivvy …

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Brown Tongue, Scafell Pike – Sun 23rd Jun 2013 – Callout 31 in 2013

The team was called out at around 05:00 to help a female walker who had a suspected broken leg on Scafell Pike. She was treated by the team and transferred by stretcher to an ambulance waiting in the valley.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/brown-tongue-scafell-pike-sun-23rd-jun-2013/

Scafell Pike – Sun 16th Jun 2013 – Alert

We were contacted about a party of eleven 3 peakers reported overdue by their driver at Seathwaite, Borrowdale. It turned out that the party had descended into Wasdale by accident and had tried to contact their driver but the message didn’t get through due to poor mobile phone reception.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-16th-jun-2013/

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