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Scafell Pike – Sat 28th May 2005 – Alert

Police called the team regarding three very late three peakers. They had completed Ben Nevis earlier that weekend and had not returned from their ascent of Scafell Pike. The weather conditions were extreme on top of the Pike with high winds, low cloud and rain showers. After a good deal of telephone calls around local hotels they were eventually located safe and well. Incident closed down and only noted for information rather than an official statistic.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike

Incident started at 21:00.

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