We were called by Police about a group of walkers reporting themselves lost whilst descending Scafell. Using phone find their location was established as High Scarth Crag on the side of Scafell. The team leader then provided directions by phone and they made their own way to the road in Eskdale.
Incident started at 15:06 and ended at 18:40 making 3.6 hrs in total. There was 1 Wasdale team member involved and the incident occured at NY 2137 0460. Total rescuer hours: 3.6