Incidents — Alert

Scafell Pike – Sat 2nd Jun 2018 – Alert

We were called by NWAS about a walker reported to be struggling to descend from Scafell Pike and in need of assistance. In the end they made their own way off the fell with assistance from other walkers.

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Scafell Pike – Thu 31st May 2018 – Alert

We were called by Police about a walker reported overdue from a trip up Scafell Pike. The walker later turned up safe & well at the Wasdale Head before we needed to respond.

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Wasdale – Sun 27th May 2018 – Alert

We were called by Police about a lady reported to be suffering from severe stomach cramps and being sick. She was taken to hospital in a team vehicle.

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Brown Tongue, Scafell Pike – Fri 4th May 2018 – Alert

We were called by Police about a party of 2 walkers one of whom had become exhausted whilst descending the Brown Tongue path on Scafell Pike and was struggling to get down. With assistance from a passing member of the public they did make it down under their own steam in the end without the …

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Great Gable – Wed 2nd May 2018 – Alert

We were called by Police about 2 walkers who’d lost the path near the top of Great Gable. Using Sarloc it was possible to determine their position as the top of the White Napes and the team leader was able to provide some directions over the phone after which they made their own way off …

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Scafell Pike – Sun 15th Apr 2018 – Alert

Team was called by Police about a group of walkers reported overdue from a trip up Scafell Pike as part of a 3 peaks attempt. After speaking with the informant it was possible to contact the missing walkers on mobile phone and it was determined that they were now in the Mickledore area after having …

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Scafell Pike – Fri 30th Mar 2018 – Alert

In the first of two incidents today, a walker reported themselves lost whilst descending Scafell Pike. They quickly found another group who were able to direct them down and they then made their own way off the fell.

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Scafell Pike – Thu 8th Mar 2018 – Alert

The team was alerted after a walker was reported overdue by his wife. The police also contacted the Wasdale Head pub and as a member of staff located his car, the gentleman arrived back.  His mobile had gone flat so he had been unable to make contact with home.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-thu-8th-mar-2018/

Penrith – Sun 4th Mar 2018 – Alert

The team were put on standby due to the ongoing problems in the east of the county.  There were communities still cut off and supplies were running low.  Fortunately the requests for assistance were in decline and there was no requirement to head over.

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Mickledore, Scafell Pike – Sun 25th Feb 2018 – Alert

The team was called after a walker head whistles and shouts for help whilst at Mickledore.  This followed shortly by a second 999 call to request assistance for an injured walker.

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