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Red Pike – Sat 21st Sep 2013 – Callout 57 in 2013

We were contacted by Police about a party of 4 who were lost somewhere between Pillar & Yewbarrow, one of the party was also struggling to make progress. We mounted a search of the Red Pike area and located them to the south of the summit by Pt801. They were then walked back to their car in Wasdale. Incident closed 02:00, 13 WMRT involved + support from Cockermouth base.

Incident Type
Location Red Pike
Other Agencies

Incident started at 18:15 and ended at 02:00 making 7.8 hrs in total. There were 13 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 166 101 (767m). Total man hours: 101

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/red-pike-sat-21st-sep-2013/