Incidents — Little Narrowcove

Little Narrowcove, Scafell Pike – Sun 21st Apr 2013 – Callout 15 in 2013

We were called by Police about a 17 year old who was reported as suffering from Hypothermia near the base of Little Narrowcove in Upper Eskdale. We mounted a full callout in response but whilst assembling at base received a further call to tell us the cold person had recovered and no further assistance was …

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Little Narrowcove, Scafell Pike – Sat 9th Feb 2013 – Alert

The team were contacted to assist a father and son who had become lost on their descent from Scafell Pike. The Team Leader contacted them and talked the pair down by giving directions over the phone.

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Little Narrowcove, Scafell Pike – Wed 20th Jan 2010 – Callout 3 in 2010

999′ call from a male walker who had fallen down a gulley snow slope on Scafell Pike. Two 30 year old climbers from the Sheffield area were descending from Scafell Pike when one of them slipped and slid 100m down a compacted snow slope dislocating his shoulder. It took some time to locate the injured …

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