67 in 2016
East Buttress, Scafell

We were called by Police about a walker who had become stuck on steep ground above the East Buttress of Scafell whilst descending towards Foxes Tarn. She was located and then given assistance to get back up to the top of Scafell with the aid of a rope.

Incident started at 11:49 and ended at 17:00 making 5.2 hrs in total. There were 5 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 209 068 (altitude 920 m). Total rescuer hours: 26