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Stony Tarn, Eskdale – Tue 3rd Mar 2015 – Callout 7 in 2015

The team was contacted by Cumbria police at 01:30 in relation to a missing man who failed to arrived off the fells from a camping trip. The team was called out at first light to carry out a primary search. We found the male safe and well at around 09:30 near Stony Tarn above the Woolpack, Eskdale. The Lake District Mountain Rescue Searchdogs were on standby in case we did not find the male during the initial phase.

Incident Type
Location Stony Tarn, Eskdale
Other Agencies

Incident started at 01:30 and ended at 11:00 making 9.5 hrs in total. There were 21 Wasdale team members involved. Total man hours: 200

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/stony-tarn-eskdale-tue-3rd-mar-2015/