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Scafell Pike – Tue 13th Jan 2009 – Callout 4 in 2009

For the third time in four days Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team were called out to assist walkers who had become lost in cloud and darkness. Today a party of three walkers had become disorientated in cloud on their way up Scafell Pike. They turned back but were unable to navigate their way off the mountain in the cloud and darkness. Contact made by mobile phone enabled the team leader to establish their approximate position and they were located at 7.00 p.m.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike

Incident started at 16:53. Incident occured at NY 21107 07617 (793m).

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