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Red Pike – Thu 20th Jul 2017 – Callout 52 in 2017

Team called this afternoon for a young walker who started to feel unwell whilst ascending Red Pike. With a possible long carry off we asked for assistance from our colleagues in the Duddon & Furness Mountain Rescue Team who also attended. In the end the walker was able to make their own way off the fell and we all walked back to Overbeck.

Incident Type
Location Red Pike
Other Agencies

Incident started at 15:17 and ended at 20:04 making 4.8 hrs in total. Incident occured at NY 166 101 (767m).

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/red-pike-thu-20th-jul-2017/