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Broad Crag Col, Scafell Pike – Sat 18th Aug 2007 – Callout 38 in 2007

The team were paged by the police to search for two walkers who were lost on Scafell Pike – A small group of Wasdale team members were mustered in Gosforth to search from the Wasdale side whilst a group of seven team members who were at Keswick MRTs 60th birthday celebrations approached from Borrowdale. Whilst this rescue was in hand a further call came in from an informant regarding a walker with an injured leg on Mickledore. The lost persons, who were close to Broad Crag tarn, managed to find their way to Mickledore and met up with the group with the injured leg and waited for the team. Incident resolved at around 4.30 p.m.

Incident Type
Location Broad Crag Col, Scafell Pike

Incident started at 15:00 and ended at 16:40 making 1.7 hrs in total. Incident occured at NY 2122 0696 (854m).

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/callout-47-in-2007-2/