« Previous –

Next – »

Scafell Pike – Sat 25th Feb 2017 – Callout 13 in 2017

We were called by Police about a group of 3 walkers reported overdue from a walk on Scafell Pike. When their car was located in Wasdale it was decided to mount a search to look for the missing walkers. They were found around 03:20 in Upper Eskdale by members of the Duddon and Furness Team who had also joined the search. Duddon members assisted the 3 walkers off the fell then they were driven back to their vehicle.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike
Other Agencies

Incident started at 21:58 and ended at 05:30 making 7.5 hrs in total. There were 7 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY219 036 (325m). Total man hours: 53

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sat-25th-feb-2017/