Incidents — Alert

Black Sail – Tue 26th Jul 2016 – Alert

We were called by Police about a walker reported overdue on a walk from Wasdale Head to Blacksail Youth Hostel. Before starting anything more significant car parks and other locations were checked and he was found safe & well at the Blacksail Youth Hostel by our colleagues from Cockermouth team.

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Scafell Pike – Tue 26th Jul 2016 – Alert

We were called by Police about a group of 2 reported overdue from a walk on Scafell Pike. Whilst we were gathering details they turned up safe & well at Wasdale Head.

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Scafell Pike – Sun 17th Jul 2016 – Alert

We were called by Police about a group of walkers reported overdue from a 3 peaks attempt. They turned up around an hour later at the Woolpack safe & well.

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Scafell Pike – Tue 12th Jul 2016 – Alert

We were called by Police about a group of the 3 peaks who were reported overdue. Whilst we were gathering details they turned up at Seathwaite safe & well.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-tue-12th-jul-2016/

Scafell Pike – Wed 6th Jul 2016 – Alert

Team contacted by Police about a walker reported overdue from a walk on Scafell Pike. The Team Leader was able to speak to the missing person on the phone and confirm he was off the mountain and was safe and well.

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Kirkfell – Wed 6th Jul 2016 – Alert

Team called by Police about a D of E group reporting themselves lost somewhere around Great Gable. After discussion with the Team Leader and using the GPS on an iPhone they were located on Kirk Fell and given directions to make their own way into Wasdale.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/kirkfell-wed-6th-jul-2016/

Wastwater Screes – Sun 3rd Jul 2016 – Alert

A couple called for help, having got crag fast on the Wast Water screes. With some advice they made their own way from the screes.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/wastwater-screes-sun-3rd-jul-2016/

Scafell Pike – Sat 25th Jun 2016 – Alert

We were called by Police about a walker reported missing by the rest of her party after getting separated whilst walking on Scafell Pike. Whilst we were gathering details the missing walker turned up at the Wasdale Head, safe & well. We would always encourage walking groups to stay together, particularly where not all members …

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Scafell Pike – Sun 19th Jun 2016 – Alert

We were called by Police about a walker who had strained their hamstring whilst walking on Scafell Pike. They were asked to see if they could hobble on it and managed to make their own way off the mountain.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-19th-jun-2016/

Scafell Pike – Sun 12th Jun 2016 – Alert

We were called by Police about a group of 12 reporting themselves lost on Scafell Pike. Using information from their Phone GPS, Sarloc and speaking with the party the Team Leader determined they were closed to the head of Piers Gill and provided directions over the phone for them to walk back to Wasdale under …

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