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Great Gable – Mon 20th Apr 2009 – Callout 18 in 2009 (limited)

Report of two crag fast walkers on Great Gable. Team Leader carried out a limited callout. 8 team members attended with 4 mobilised. They were on the scree between White Napes and Beck head above the traverse path. Whilst making their way to the scree bound couple, another walker went to their aid and managed to get them down and back to Beck head where they continued to Honister Pass. Incident stood down by the police at 4.40 p.m.

Incident Type
Location Great Gable

Incident started at 15:35. There were 8 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 20780 10370 (707m).

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