We were alerted by Cumbria police to say 2 walkers had become lost on their descent from Scafell Pike and light was fading.
Phonefind put them at the Corridor Route/Greta Gill junction, a group of team members who had originally been on their way to the previous incident on Great Gable, went to this location and escorted them back to Wasdale, where they took a taxi back to Seathwaite.
Incident started at 20:36 and ended at 02:20 making 5.7 hrs in total. There were 15 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY21690818. Total rescuer hours: 86