Wasdale MRT were paged by the police. Two walkers reported in lost on Scafell pike. The Team leader was soon contacted by a team member who was already on Scafell Pike and who found the missing persons on the summit plateau on the main path. He walked them off the mountain. Incident closed at around 7.00 p.m. with 2 team members involved.
Incident started at 16:45 and ended at 19:00 making 2.3 hrs in total. There were 2 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 21352 07319 (altitude 932 m). Total rescuer hours: 4.6