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Great Gable – Sun 2nd Aug 2015 – Callout 33 in 2015 (limited)

We were called by Police about 2 walkers who had become cragfast whilst descending from Great Gable. One had also suffered a minor head wound from a falling rock. They were located with the help of Sarloc. Once on scene team members were able to help them back onto the path using ropes then we walked back with them to Sty Head.

Incident Type
Location Great Gable

Incident started at 18:00 and ended at 22:30 making 4.5 hrs in total. There were 13 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY21110979 (540m). Total man hours: 59

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/great-gable-sun-2nd-aug-2015/