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Broad Crag – Fri 13th Sep 2013 – Alert

The team was contacted by Cumbria Police at 22:00 last night to assist a group of five who had become lost heading down from Scafell Pike. The team leader managed to SARLOC the group which placed them on Broad Crag. The Team Leader managed to give them directions and bearings from the comfort of his front room. The group was safely off the mountain by 03:00. The group was doing the three peaks challenge and was well equipped for the conditions, just lost.

Incident Type
Location Broad Crag
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Incident started at 22:00 and ended at 03:00 making 5 hrs in total. Incident occured at NY2176207555 (904m).

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/broad-crag-fri-13th-sep-2013/