21 in 2018
Green Hole, Upper Eskdale

Team called yesterday evening for 2 walkers who’d become benighted whilst trying to return to Grasmere from Scafell Pike. With some help from Sarloc they were located as being on the ridge that descends from Esk Pike into Eskdale, above Long Crag. In the end they managed to get themselves down to Brotherikeld where they met team members.

Incident started at 21:02 and ended at 03:40 making 6.6 hrs in total. There were 4 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY23390 05866 (altitude 586 m). Total rescuer hours: 26