12 in 2014
Hollowstones, Scafell Pike
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The team was called due to a pair of walkers overdue on Scafell Pike. After is was ascertained that they were still on the fell, the team searched Scafell Pike, in ‘damp’ conditions, from both Wasdale and Eskdale. The missing pair were found unhurt by a member of Duddon and Furness MRT at around 14:15, on the zig zags above Hollowstones, nearly thirteen hours after setting off from Wasdale Head.

Incident started at 10:05 and ended at 15:45 making 5.7 hrs in total. There were 18 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 2031 0728 (altitude 560 m). Total rescuer hours: 103