Call from the police to help a group of five walkers plus a dog who were benighted on Scafell Pike. They were located at the wall on Lingmell above piers Gill. They had no lights, no equipment nor food. A limited call out was made and the group were walked back down the mountain. 12 team members attended, they were located at 10.00 p.m. and the incident was closed at around midnight.
Incident started at 19:33 and ended at 00:00 making 4.5 hrs in total. There were 12 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 21277 07934 (altitude 680 m). Total rescuer hours: 54