We were called by Police about a different party of 11 also on a 3 peaks attempt on Scafell Pike also reported overdue. They also made their own way off the mountain.
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Incidents — Three Peaks
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-20th-aug-2016-2/
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-20th-aug-2016/
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-17th-jul-2016/
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-tue-12th-jul-2016/
Sun 26th Jun 2016
Whilst the first incident was ongoing we got a second call for 2 walkers reporting themselves cragfast on steep ground overlooking a water fall. The precise position was unclear but as we were in the area Piers Gill was a possibility. With the possibility of a technical rescue at the same time as a stretcher …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/piers-gill-scafell-pike-sun-26th-jun-2016/
Sun 26th Jun 2016
We were called by Police about a walker reported to have become hypothermic and unable to walk whilst descending Scafell Pike. We then received further reports his condition had deteriorated. In view of this the S-92 helicopter from Prestwick was requested. On arriving on scene assessment by the team doctor shown that fortunately the casualty …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/lingmell-col-scafell-pike-sun-26th-jun-2016/
Mon 23rd May 2016
We were contacted by Police about a group of 5 walkers who were having difficulty following the path through the boulder field on Ill Crag whilst trying to return to Borrowdale. Using the compass feature on an iPhone within the party the team leader was able to provide position information over the phone which helped …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/ill-crag-sun-22nd-may-2016/
Fri 17th Jul 2015
We were called by Police about a group of 3 taking part in the 3 peaks who were reported overdue back at their vehicle. As we were making enquiries they arrived back safe & well and we stood down.
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-11th-jul-2015/
Sun 28th Jun 2015
We were called by Police about 2 walkers reported missing from a 3 peaks attempt. We gave them more time to make their own way off the mountain and we understand they arrived at the Woolpack Inn in Eskdale, around 10:30 this morning.
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-28th-jun-2015/
Mon 22nd Jun 2015
We were called by Police around 05:20 about a group of 2 walkers on the 3 peaks who had become separated from their group and not seen since they were on Scafell Pike summit around 23:00 the night before. We decided to wait to give them a bit more time to make their own way …
Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-21st-jun-2015/