Incidents — Langdale Ambleside MRT

Scafell Pike – Mon 26th May 2014 – Callout 20 in 2014

The team was called out with Keswick and Langdale Ambleside to search for a pair of missing young people on Scafell Pike. Thankfully as we were mobilising they turned up.

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Bowfell – Sun 13th Apr 2014 – Alert

The team was contacted about a casualty on the fells. Initial details put the casualty in Langdale Ambleside MRT’s patch and the incident was passed over to them.

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Piers Gill, Scafell Pike – Sat 5th Apr 2014 – Alert

We were called by Langdale team about a party of 3 who originally believed they were in the Bowfell area. Langdale team managed to locate them using Sarloc which showed they were actually near the top of Piers Gill in Wasdale. Langdale team gave them some directions then handed the incident on for us to …

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Bowfell – Thu 12th Sep 2013 – Alert

A lady walker reported to be lost somewhere on the Crinkle Crags – Bowfell – Esk Pike ridge which forms the boundary between Wasdale and Langdale MR areas. Langdale team took the lead and later on she managed to speak to the team leader who confirmed she no longer needed MR assistance after locating herself.

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Crinkle Crags – Sun 20th Jan 2013 – Callout 3 in 2013

The team was called out to assist Langdale Ambleside MRT and Duddon and Furness MRT search for a walker missing after walking on Crinkle Crags. Whilst we were travelling from the Scafell Pike job the missing man was …

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Crinkle Crags – Thu 22nd Nov 2012 – Callout 67 in 2012

The team was called out to assist Langdale Ambleside MRT with a search for a missing solo walker. Whilst the team was assembling the missing person turned up.

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Mickledore, Scafell Pike – Sun 28th Oct 2012 – Callout 63 in 2012

The team was called out to search for two walkers who had failed to return from a walk on Scafell Pike. Along with team members from Keswick, Duddon and Furness, Langdale Ambleside and Lake District Mountain Rescue Searchdogs we searched a large part of the central fells. The casualties were found in the Mickledore stretcher …

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Upper Eskdale – Sat 20th Aug 2011 – Callout 51 in 2011

Call came in from Langdale team to search the upper Eskdale for a missing 63 yr old walker last seen on the summit of Bowfell heading for Crinkle Crags. 11 team members attended. He was eventually found by a member of the Langdale team in the upper Esk in the Swinsty Gill area in the …

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Crinkle Crags – Tue 17th May 2011 – Callout 26 in 2011 (limited)

The team were called out to assist Langdale Ambleside MRT searching for a male walker lost on Crinkle Crags. After a long night the search was called off without finding the missing person. He turned up in Borrowdale the following morning before the search recommenced. Read more here.

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Corridor Route, Scafell Pike – Thu 4th Feb 2010 – Callout 5 in 2010

Mobile call from a female walker from Derbyshire who had lost the path in low cloud her walk around the area of Great End / Broad Crag. She had ascended via Grains Gill, Seathwaite. The incident was passed onto the Keswick MRT but following a request for support, Wasdale MRT and Langdale MRT were called …

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