Team contacted by police to assist 8 walkers who had become lost on the Wasdale Screes path below Low Adam Crag. 8 team members attended and managed to locate the group at 8.45 p.m. and walk them back up the Lake path to the road head at Brackenclose – the team were unable to get the vehicle to Brackenclose due to flood waters. Incident closed at 10.00 p.m.
Incident started at 20:00 and ended at 22:00 making 2 hrs in total. There were 8 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 15630 04937 (altitude 91 m). Total rescuer hours: 16