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Corridor Route, Scafell Pike – Wed 29th Aug 2007 – Alert

The team were paged to search for a missing girl. Call originated via police from a gentleman who had been up Pike and descended the Corridor route back to Seathwaite, Borrowdale. Granddaughter had gone off in front on way down and Grandfather lost contact near Piers Gill at ~13:30. She was not at the car when he got there. Persons he met ascending whilst he was descending had not seen her.The weather conditions were hot and clear so the team leader decided to wait. The missing person turned up safe and well at 4.21 p.m. Incident closed and categorised as an (a) – i.e. no action taken

Incident Type
Location Corridor Route, Scafell Pike

Incident started at 14:57 and ended at 16:21 making 1.4 hrs in total. There was 1 Wasdale team member involved and the incident occured at NY2131 0782 (715m). Total man hours: 1.4

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/alert-in-2007-12/