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Gable Crag, Great Gable – Sat 27th Jul 2019 – Callout 35 in 2019 (limited)

Weather : Low Cloud & Rain

We were called by our colleague from Cockermouth Team about 2 walkers who’d become lost whilst descending Great Gable. Using Sarloc The walkers location was determined to be on the Ennerdale Face of Great Gable near Beck Head. A small group of Wasdale Members who’d been supporting the Lingmell Dash fell race went up to the location and helped to re-warm the walkers before the Cockermouth Members arrived who walked them back to Honister.

Incident Type
Location Gable Crag, Great Gable
Other Agencies

Incident started at 16:19 and ended at 19:24 making 3.1 hrs in total. There were 5 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY20977 10564. Total man hours: 16

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/gable-crag-great-gable-sat-27th-jul-2019/