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Broad Crag – Wed 1st May 2019 – Callout 13 in 2019 (limited)

We were called by police about 2 walkers who had become lost somewhere on Scafell Pike. Using “phonefind” technology, their location was pinpointed as Broad Crag, on steep craggy round to the north of the summit.
A small group of team members found them and assisted them off the bad ground, safeguarded by ropes. They then walked down to Wasdale with the team members.

Incident Type
Location Broad Crag

Incident started at 14:17 and ended at 23:11 making 8.9 hrs in total. There were 8 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY21970775 . Total man hours: 71

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/broad-crag-wed-1st-may-2019/