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Cam Spout, Scafell – Fri 5th Oct 2012 – Callout 58 in 2012 (limited)

The team was called out to help a group of three who were lost on their way back to Seathwaite. They were located quickly using smart phone technology below the Slight Side ridge of Scafell above Eskdale. A group of five team members went to walk the lost group back to Eskdale.

The group did not a have suitable torch or map. At this time of year the nights are upon us very quickly, please take a decent torch out with you!

Incident Type
Location Cam Spout, Scafell

Incident started at 18:30 and ended at 01:15 making 6.8 hrs in total. There were 7 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 21317 05609 (723m). Total man hours: 48

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/cam-spout-scafell-fri-5th-oct-2012/