Incidents — Alert

Great Gable – Wed 16th Jul 2014 – Alert

The team was contacted by a group of three lost on the Beck Head – Great Gable path whilst heading for Borrowdale. They were given directions over the phone and a team member met them at Wasdale Head to confirm they were down safely.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/great-gable-wed-16th-jul-2014/

Scafell Pike – Sun 13th Jul 2014 – Alert

We were called by Police about a party of 8 who were unsure of their position whilst descending Scafell Pike. After a discussion about their location they were happy to continue walking back to Wasdale under their own steam.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-13th-jul-2014/

Scafell Pike – Mon 7th Jul 2014 – Alert

The team was called by a group that had become separated loosing a team member near the summit of Scafell Pike. Instructions on how to search for their missing team member were given to the group over the phone. After this the missing person was given more time to turn up, which they did at …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-mon-7th-jul-2014/

Scafell Pike – Sat 21st Jun 2014 – Alert

The team was contacted by Cumbria Police to assist a female walker who had a knee injury. After some advice over the phone from the Team Leader the female walked, assisted by her friends to Wasdale Head. No further action was required from the team.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-21st-jun-2014/

Greta Gill, Scafell Pike – Tue 17th Jun 2014 – Alert

We were called by Police about a walker who had become lost on his descent of Scafell Pike. Using coordinates from his phone we established he was on the side of the left branch of Greta Gill just below the Corridor route path. He was given directions over the phone and then walked off without …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/greta-gill-scafell-pike-tue-17th-jun-2014/

Sty Head – Sat 31st May 2014 – Alert

We were called by Police about a walker with a twisted ankle. On investigation it turned out they were in the Keswick team area and we passed the call on.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/sty-head-sat-31st-may-2014/

Middleboot Knotts, Scafell Pike – Thu 29th May 2014 – Alert

We were called by Police about a party of 4 reporting themselves lost on Scafell Pike. From the coordinates given they were located at Middleboot Knotts by Piers Gill. After some advice and directions from the team leader they were then able to make their own way off the mountain.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/middleboot-knotts-scafell-pike-thu-29th-may-2014/

Scafell Pike – Sat 24th May 2014 – Alert

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/

Scafell Pike – Fri 23rd May 2014 – Alert

We were contacted by Police about 2 walkers who reported themselves lost on the descent from Scafell Pike. Using SARLOC the team leader was able to establish their position then provide directions to walk off the mountain.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-fri-23rd-may-2014/

Scafell Pike – Sat 19th Apr 2014 – Alert

The team was contacted about group overdue, whilst investigations were being made they turned up in Ambleside.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-19th-apr-2014/

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